Want to start raising funds for your start-up? Here are seven steps you need to take before you go.
Eight tech start-ups, the current intake of the Slingshot start-up accelerator program, have pitched their ideas to a packed out room of almost 300 people at its demo day.
Andy Greenfield is a serial entrepreneur who created market research company Greenfield Online, which Microsoft bought for $US486 million in 2008. Here he explains why entrepreneurs should take a close look at themselves in the mirror.
Think you have a great startup idea or pitch? Would you like to get live feedback on your pitch from an Silicon Valley startup expert, without leaving your chair? Then join us for the StartupSmart Founder Hotseat Webinar, taking place here next Wednesday, August 14th.
Jack Tramiel was a Holocaust survivor, refugee and – later – a US Army engineer. Here is the secret to how a pioneering tech entrepreneur managed to grow a typewriter repair shop into the world’s largest desktop computer company.
A lot of people think intelligence is simply the rote memorisation of many facts. However, when it comes to business, genius is something entirely different.
Wondering what you need to be an entrepreneur? Here the people at Matador Creative Studio have made a cute animated video setting out some of what you need to know.
Victorian Minister for Innovation, Services and Small Business Louise Asher has announced Support Small Business Day, a new initiative aimed at boosting small businesses.
Entrepreneurs can grow faster and better with more than one mentor, according to Jon Bebo, a management consultant and international start-up mentor.
For far too long, Australian small businesspeople have suspected they’re getting ripped off by the tech industry. Now the proof has arrived – and it’s time to take action!
You can now bring new life to any room in your home, courtesy of these breathing walls.
In just one week, Google has announced Android 4.3 Jellybean, Chromecast on TV and a new line of smartphones. If you’re a mobile app developer or tech start-up, you must get up-to-date on what it all means for your business.
Australian entrepreneurs lead the world in innovation but lag behind in commercialisation. To under stand how to rectify the situation, it's time to look at the state of the sector.
Failure: It’s an ominous word that comes with plenty of negative connotations. However, there are some hidden benefits to things not always going to plan.
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.