Who says pitching day has to be a formal affair? This video by Rockstart Accelerator in Amsterdam shows how they gave a rock star edge to their demo day last month.
Can a whole country have a start-up mindset? A recent trip to Vietnam suggests the answer is yes.
Melbourne Football Club players Joel Macdonald, James Strauss and Rowan Bail are preparing to launch their own start-up delivering beer, wine and spirits later this year.
Social enterprises seeking training and investment can now apply for a six-month accelerator called The Crunch.
Depending on your sector, there are potential benefits to purchasing your customers’ goods and services.
Are you thinking about starting or buying your own café? There are a few critical things you must consider before you can start living the foodie dream.
From Gilbert Toyne to Janine Allis, Australia has a long tradition of innovative entrepreneurialism. It’s why your biggest opportunities and fiercest rivals are likely to emerge from the start-up scene.
Think you’ve got what it takes to be an entrepreneur? This infographic, published on Forbes magazine’s website, sets out some personality traits that make up an entrepreneur.
One Monday morning, a major international firm chose to rebrand itself as “Monday”. Here’s why the new name didn’t make it to Tuesday.
For every successful start-up there are many that have crashed and burned. But rather than treat failure as a taboo topic, many leaders in the start-up community say it should be embraced as a valuable learning experience.
The chief executive of technology business incubator ATP Innovations, Hamish Hawthorn, says art and design based start-ups are increasingly important in the start-up scene, but face unique challenges.
“Customer” and “consumer” often get muddled up and used interchangeably. However, if you’re about to launch a business, there are some crucial differences between the two terms you need to be aware of.
An upcoming meet-up of financial technologies start-ups in Sydney will provide an opportunity for start-up operators working in the space to come together and discuss the unique challenges of the large financial services industry.
As an entrepreneur, sometimes it feels as if you are getting kicked in the guts from every angle! But with experience comes a measure of stability.
The SSX is yet to release information about investors and available funds, but chief executive Ian Haet says they’re confident of developing a wide range of investors.
Cloud technology company Rackspace has this week launched a competition to take an Australian or New Zealand start-up to Silicon Valley for a two-week investment trip.
Businesses less than two years old saw better revenue growth and greater confidence than more established small businesses, according to a survey.
More Australian small and medium businesses increased their employment and capital expenditure in the June quarter than in the previous quarter despite falling confidence, sales and profitability, the latest Sensis Business Index has found.
Start-ups are waiting 90 days or even longer for debtors to pay. Here’s how you can negotiate better terms.
A robotic arm maker, colour-matching database and a neurological medical devise start-up are among six start-ups to join the Melbourne Accelerator Program.