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Why ‘manageerists’, not managers, are the scum of the Earth

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Why ‘manageerists’, not managers, are the scum of the Earth

Yours truly is a gentle soul. There is only a small handful of things that cause the Taskmaster any distress. (Of course, by “handful”, I’m assuming here you’re a giant.)

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Xero’s Rod Drury tells how to negotiate failure into success

Failure is not the first word that comes to mind when looking at the career of Rod Drury, co-founder of online accounting software company Xero. But like many entrepreneurs before him, failure led him to his success.

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Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Y Combinator coming to Melbourne for the above all human conference

Thursday, 23 October 2014 05:44 | by Broede Carmody

World-renowned startup accelerator Y Combinator is coming to Australia as part of Melbourne’s above all human conference put on by Startup Victoria.

Toowoomba hosting its first Startup Weekend: The challenges of building an ecosystem in regional Australia

Toowoomba hosting its first Startup Weekend: The challenges of building an ecosystem in regional Australia

Friday, 17 October 2014 04:10 | by Andrew Sadauskas

The regional city of Toowoomba, in Queensland’s Darling Downs region, is set to host its first Startup Weekend event as its local startup ecosystem gathers momentum.

Marketing

Four tips to increase newsletter opens and clicks

Four tips to increase newsletter opens and clicks

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 03:22 | by Amanda Jesnoewski

It can be easy for your newsletter to become lost in a sea of your readers’ emails. Here are four tips to boost your opens and clicks.

Australian online fashion startup cottons on to global market with $1.1 million seed funding round

Australian online fashion startup cottons on to global market with $1.1 million seed funding round

Friday, 17 October 2014 06:21 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Australian online fashion brand GRANA has just closed a $1.1 million seed financing round from Bluebell Group and a group of respected strategic and angel investors in Australia and Hong Kong.

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Hackett investment has shifted Australian aviation app into full throttle

Hackett investment has shifted Australian aviation app into full throttle

Friday, 24 October 2014 04:59 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Aviation app developer Avsoft is gaining altitude across Australia, New Zealand and the US following an investment from entrepreneur Simon Hackett, with the company recently releasing an entry-level version of its CASA-approved app for Android devices.

Oneflare secures $1 million investment to fund UK expansion

Oneflare secures $1 million investment to fund UK expansion

Friday, 24 October 2014 04:29 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Local services marketplace Oneflare has secured an additional $1 million in funding as the service begins preparations for international expansion.

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Hackett investment has shifted Australian aviation app into full throttle

Hackett investment has shifted Australian aviation app into full throttle

Friday, 24 October 2014 04:59 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Aviation app developer Avsoft is gaining altitude across Australia, New Zealand and the US following an investment from entrepreneur Simon Hackett, with the company recently releasing an entry-level version of its CASA-approved app for Android devices.

Oneflare secures $1 million investment to fund UK expansion

Oneflare secures $1 million investment to fund UK expansion

Friday, 24 October 2014 04:29 | by Andrew Sadauskas

Local services marketplace Oneflare has secured an additional $1 million in funding as the service begins preparations for international expansion.

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