Jane Shelton


Can I get a start-up going by working on it part-time?

3:09AM | Thursday, 14 March

This week’s Secret Soloist answer comes from Jane Shelton, managing director of Marshall Place Associates.

Home-based business regulations explained

8:47AM | Wednesday, 1 August

Home-based businesses might not have to worry about office rents and staff wages, but that doesn’t mean that they completely escape time-consuming red tape.

I’ve just quit a busy office environment to go it alone. How can I make the adjustment to being by myself?

7:33AM | Wednesday, 11 July

This week’s Secret Soloist answer comes from Jane Shelton, author of No Workplace Like Home.

Top 10 challenges faced by sole traders

6:43PM | Wednesday, 27 June

Taking the plunge and becoming your own boss is risky at the best of times, but the danger for sole traders is higher than for other types of business.

Wednesday 30 May

5:04AM | Wednesday, 30 May

 Today on StartupSmart, we look at how Business Enterprise Centres are shaping up to cope with the changing demands of Australian start-ups.

Top 10 home-based business myths

1:53AM | Thursday, 10 January

This article first appeared on July 17th, 2012.   The advantages of starting your business from the comfort of your own home are clear – you keep your overheads to a minimum, you eliminate the daily commute and you can be flexible with your hours.

Tuesday 7 February

3:02AM | Friday, 15 March

Today on StartupSmart, we look at how the funding of Aussie start-ups is shifting from our shores.  

Moving on up – and out

4:37AM | Friday, 27 April

Operating a home-based business is no longer reserved for stay-at-home mums and retirees. Technology has made it incredibly easy for almost any business venture to begin at home.

Top 10 New Year’s resolutions for start-ups

4:05AM | Friday, 27 April

If you’ve recently started up a business, your New Year’s resolutions shouldn’t revolve entirely around losing a few chocolate-fuelled kilos or keeping cigarettes away from your yellowing fingers.