The EU's obsession with Google shows how little it understands the digital economy

12:09PM | Monday, 1 December 2014 | David Glance

The EU’s lack of understanding of the digital economy is evident from the language they have used in their recommendations on the single digital market.

Legal matters  | Government and Regulation

“Say no to sausagefests”, Mark Pesce calls on his male tech colleagues

11:48PM | Friday, 28 November 2014 | Bronwen Clune

Australian technology inventor Mark Pesce is calling on his male colleagues to join him in boycotting panels that don’t attempt to provide some gender balance.

 | Leadership

Why taking two minutes out of your day can make you happier at work

11:42PM | Friday, 28 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Being grateful to your work colleagues is the “secret weapon” for happiness in the workplace and can help employees shrug off the dissatisfaction associated with a constant routine, according to Google’s HR manager.

 | Leadership

Have a successful product and don’t be an asshole: Justin Kan’s advice for founders

11:43PM | Thursday, 27 November 2014 | Kye White

Assholes beware, you don’t have to be “win at all costs” to run a successful startup, according to Twitch founder and YCombinator partner Justin Kan.

 | Leadership  | Management  | Managing people

New research project to quantify the impact of refugee entrepreneurs in Australia

11:49PM | Thursday, 27 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

The first research project into refugee entrepreneurs has secured $20,000 in funding from the Australian Research Council.

 | Leadership  | Government and Regulation

What to do when your biggest friend is also a foe – a lesson from Mozilla

11:25PM | Thursday, 27 November 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

Mozilla's choice of Yahoo! over Google is a case study for what to do if your biggest customer becomes a competitor.

 | Growth  | Growth Strategy  | Technology  | Leadership  | Management

Sydney startup to make it easier for employers to hire by referral

11:03PM | Thursday, 27 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

A New South Wales startup is looking to improve the way businesses hire employees by allowing users to tap into their networks quickly and easily to fill a job vacancy.

 | Managing people  | How to hire staff

Mental health issues still prevalent in the workplace: how can startups tackle the stigma?

11:41PM | Thursday, 27 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Research released this week by the Diversity Council of Australia has found the stigma surrounding mental health is still prevalent in the workplace, despite many employers taking steps to tackle the issue head-on.

 | Managing people

Silicon Valley interns reportedly earning up to $US10,000 a month

11:56PM | Wednesday, 26 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Silicon Valley interns are allegedly being paid anything from $US6000 ($A7000) to $US10,400, with additional stipends for housing costs.

 | Managing people

Move over right to be forgotten: Google is in for a new battle

11:26PM | Tuesday, 25 November 2014 | Vanessa Emilio

Forget the ‘right to be forgotten’ rule – there’s a new legal case that is set to give Google nightmares.

 | Legal matters  | Vanessa Emilio

New co-working space connects established entrepreneurs and business people

11:19PM | Monday, 24 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

A new co-working space aimed at established entrepreneurs as well as international and domestic business travellers has opened its doors in Sydney.

 | Workspace

Four startup lessons and other (not so trivial) bits of wisdom

11:53PM | Thursday, 20 November 2014 | Robert Krigsman

We moved our boutique advisory practice to Melbourne’s CBD in July this year. Here are four essential observations from the experience.

 | Growth Strategy  | Leadership  | Mentor  | Robert Krigsman

Young entrepreneurs take on Silicon Valley through Startup Catalyst program

11:03PM | Wednesday, 19 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Twenty young Australians have landed in Silicon Valley as part of a program designed to raise the next generation of skilled entrepreneurs.

 | Leadership

Network Ten reveals who will judge its new television series for budding entrepreneurs

11:59PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Network Ten has revealed who will judge the Australian version of Shark Tank, a show where participants pitch their startup ideas and receive feedback from successful business people.

 | Management

Five ways collaborations can build your business

11:35PM | Tuesday, 18 November 2014 | Amanda Jesnoewski

When it comes to building your business and your profile no strategy is as powerful or as leveraged as collaborations.

 | Marketing  | Mentor  | Managing people  | Amanda Jesnoewski

Bitcoin evangelist set to head Down Under

11:57PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | Kye White

Few can explain bitcoin and the blockchain with the eloquence of Andreas Antonopoulos and next week he’ll be in Australia to discuss all things digital currency.

 | Management

Three ways to build a better relationship with your co-founder

11:44PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | Broede Carmody

Like any working relationship, the bond that ties co-founders together can come under strain.

 | Leadership

Keep dreaming: Why we merged with Beat the Q

11:24PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | Rebekah Campbell

I was sitting in a coffee shop, mid conversation with one of the small app companies and I allowed my mind to drift. What would the future look like?

 | Growth  | Growth Strategy  | Management  | Mentor  | Rebekah Campbell

Nine TED talks every entrepreneur should watch

11:14PM | Monday, 17 November 2014 | Adam Anticaglia

These nine TED talks are sure to inspire, stimulate and generate thought about how to successfully run a business.

 | Leadership

NICTA RMIT Data Analysis Lab set to open

11:56PM | Thursday, 13 November 2014 | Andrew Sadauskas

NICTA is preparing to open a new hub for applied data analytics projects later this month at Melbourne’s RMIT University.

 | Planning  | Business planning  | Technology  | Workspace