7:57PM | Wednesday, 31 July 2013 | By Rose Powell Restaurant booking and discounts website Lunchalot is offering members who sign up for three years as part of its platinum membership package the opportunity to share a 20% stake in the company.
7:50PM | Wednesday, 31 July 2013 | By Gavin Lower The group behind Jim’s Mowing has added a new business to its portfolio – conveyancing.
7:30PM | Wednesday, 31 July 2013 | By Melinda Oliver Victorian Minister for Innovation, Services and Small Business Louise Asher has announced Support Small Business Day, a new initiative aimed at boosting small businesses.
7:28AM | Wednesday, 31 July 2013 | By Andrew Sadauskas Joel Fitzgibbon publicly supports Archer Daniels Midland’s bid for GrainCorp. Plus the BCA backs borrowing for infrastructure, and the company paying its female staff more superannuation in a bid to reduce the gender divide in retirement savings.
7:14AM | Wednesday, 31 July 2013 | By Rose Powell A US start-up that’s created a nifty device that lets users find items it’s attached to has raised 130 times its original crowdfunding goal this week, with 49,586 customers raising $US2.6 million ($2.85 million).
7:47PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | By Patrick Stafford The government should educate small businesses on ways they can bypass geoblocking mechanisms, allowing them to access cheaper IT goods and services.
7:36PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | By Rose Powell After fellow backpackers kept asking to store their valuables in his custom-made pocketed undies while travelling in Brazil, Nigel Clifford realised his holiday innovation may just be a business idea.
7:19PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | By Rose Powell A national list of developer and web technology meet-ups has been launched by web technology education and event group Web Directions.
7:03PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | By Rose Powell Peereo, a peer-to-peer teacher training platform and community, has won Wollongong’s annual hackathon.
7:24PM | Tuesday, 30 July 2013 | By Gavin Lower We’re more than halfway through winter and, for many, thoughts are turning to spring and warmer weather.