It's inevitable that the internet changes how we relate – what matters is how

10:11PM | Thursday, 8 October 2015 | Sally Quinn

The two key attributes the internet offers that allow people to act so differently online are anonymity and physical distance, contributing to the disinhibition effect.


“Put Australia at front of the queue”: Shorten sweet on startup sector

10:28AM | Wednesday, 7 October 2015 | Kye White

Startup accelerators like the University of Melbourne’s Melbourne Accelerator Program are going to be the source of many jobs for Australians, says Bill Shorten.

 | Leadership

NAB partners with Fishburners to foster startups

10:55PM | Tuesday, 6 October 2015 | Kye White

National Australian Bank is the latest company to throw its support behind Sydney co-working space Fishburners.

 | Workspace

What fewer women in STEM means for their mental health

10:40PM | Tuesday, 6 October 2015 | Jennifer Drake

Telling a female engineer that she must be 'super smart' may sound like a compliment, but what lies beneath are subversive attitudes about women in STEM.

 | Leadership

Female-friendly hackathon to tackle gender gap

10:56PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | Denham Sadler

Women-focused events are a necessary stepping stone in ensuring the stark gender gap that exists in the Australian startup community is closed.

 | Leadership

Incentivise learning or get swept away, says Neo’s David Bland

10:35PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | Denham Sadler

Companies need to incentivise learning in all aspects of operation to avoid meeting the same fate as the likes of Blockbuster and Blackberry.

 | Managing people

Last-minute job-filler WorkNinja has a hire purpose

10:59PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | Kye White

A Sydney startup is looking to capitalise on increasing interest from enterprise for on-demand labour.

 | How to hire staff

Women in tech must 'lean in': Professor Gillian Triggs

10:44PM | Monday, 5 October 2015 | Angela Priestley

Work should be about tasks accomplished rather than time spent in the office, according to Professor Gillian Triggs.

 | Management

CFA study aid Apptuto helps when put to the test

10:55PM | Friday, 2 October 2015 | Kye White

Chartered Financial Analyst tests are notoriously difficult, simply because of the sheer volume of knowledge that must be learnt.

 | Management

Kids, study and a big technology business: Why Emma Lo Russo did it all at once

10:17PM | Thursday, 1 October 2015 | Angela Priestley

Despite being at the height of a leadership career, becoming a stay-at-home mother seemed like the right thing for Emma Lo Russo to do.

 | Leadership

The government's focus on innovation is too narrow

9:24PM | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 | Mark Dodgson

In recasting the narrative of his “21st Century government” Turnbull must ensure the innovation focus isn’t too narrow.

 | Leadership

Four leaders talk about the key barriers to more women working in IT

9:11PM | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 | Women’s Agenda

As you are probably aware, rhetoric around the number of women working in the Australian technology industry has heightened in recent months.

 | Leadership

Green light: Canberra is Uber cool with ride-sharing

9:28AM | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Canberra has become the first jurisdiction in Australia to formally legalise ride-sharing app Uber before its launch next month.

 | Legal matters

Startup nation: the rhetoric and the reality

9:21PM | Tuesday, 29 September 2015 | Tim Mazzarol

If recent statements from both the government and opposition are any guide, then entrepreneurship may be a key battleground for the next federal election.

 | Leadership

State crackdown sees 40 Uber drivers off the road

9:24AM | Tuesday, 29 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

The NSW government has stepped up its fight against ride-sharing service Uber, suspending the licences of 40 UberX drivers.

 | Legal matters

Hackathon to combat violent extremism

9:41PM | Monday, 28 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Government, entrepreneurs and large tech companies have come together to create ideas to combat radicalisation and violent extremism in a hackathon-style event.

 | Leadership

The role of science and innovation in a 21st century government

9:07PM | Monday, 28 September 2015 | Alan Finkel

Change is in the air. According to our new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, his will be a 21st century government. But what does this entail?

 | Leadership

Connected world: Today’s internet access is only tip of the Zuckerberg

9:26AM | Monday, 28 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed the UN twice over the weekend urging for global internet connectivity and labelling it an “enabler of human rights”.

 | Leadership

Jessica Alba and Susan Wojcicki's 10 tips for female tech entrepreneurs

9:35PM | Tuesday, 22 September 2015 | Cara Waters

Get ready for rejection and ask the stupid questions, say tech entrepreneurs Jessica Alba and Susan Wojcicki.

 | Leadership

Will GoFar: Turnbull put money where mouth is with Kickstarter purchase

9:26PM | Friday, 18 September 2015 | Denham Sadler

New Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is willing to walk-the-walk in terms of startups, according to GoFar co-founder Ian Davidson.

 | Leadership