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Why you shouldn’t worry about robots replacing the jobs of humans

Monday, 1 June
Why you shouldn’t worry about robots replacing the jobs of humans

Recently, Old Taskmaster has read a lot about how robots could mean the end of many careers – and frankly, I’m sick of the whinging! Here’s why the rise of the machines is less of a jobs threat than some claim.

Technology

Start-up TV

Seven pieces of startup advice from Envato co-founder Collis Ta’eed

Envato co-founder Collis Ta’eed says he didn’t realise venture capital was an option when looking at ways to grow the business in its early days.

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Business Planning

Painkillers or vitamins?: Five tips for a first-time entrepreneur

Painkillers or vitamins?: Five tips for a first-time entrepreneur

Thursday, 20 August 2015 04:38 | by Mark McDonald

For every entrepreneur, one thing is guaranteed - you will make mistakes.

'No' is the new 'yes': Pareto rule for entrepreneurs

'No' is the new 'yes': Pareto rule for entrepreneurs

Thursday, 6 August 2015 05:34 | by Mark McDonald

Controlling your attention might be a mental ability, but it can also mean you choose your tasks wisely.

Marketing

How we grew 500,000 Facebook fans without spending a dollar

How we grew 500,000 Facebook fans without spending a dollar

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 04:44 | by Alex Wain

In the past 24 hours we hit a pretty major milestone at So Bad So Good, our Facebook Page officially reached 500,000 fans.

Marketers target social media influencers: Why your business should consider doing the same

Marketers target social media influencers: Why your business should consider doing the same

Tuesday, 11 August 2015 03:58 | by Eloise Keating

Australian businesses are increasingly spending their marketing budget on creating branded content to engage social media users with large and engaged audiences, or 'influencers'.

Technology

Reef protector: QUT develops starfish-killing robot

Reef protector: QUT develops starfish-killing robot

Friday, 4 September 2015 05:43 | by Denham Sadler

An underwater robot will soon be deployed to save the Great Barrier Reef by hunting down an invasive starfish species and injecting it with poison.

Security vs usability: that's the choice we make with passwords

Security vs usability: that's the choice we make with passwords

Friday, 4 September 2015 04:24 | by Mike Johnstone

We all need some kind of authentication process if we are to access information systems at work or at home.

Financing A Business

Rare Birds founder Jo Burston launches platform to help female entrepreneurs secure investment

Rare Birds founder Jo Burston launches platform to help female entrepreneurs secure investment

Friday, 4 September 2015 04:04 | by Eloise Keating

Entrepreneur Jo Burston is hoping to “cut out the 900 cups of coffee” from the process female tech entrepreneurs usually have to go through to secure funding for their business.

"Prenup" guidelines show how to stay on the right side of the angels

Friday, 28 August 2015 05:33 | by Denham Sadler

Australian entrepreneurs are struggling to communicate properly with angel investors, leading them to be unable to extract the most value from these relationships, investors say.

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