Over the weekend, your friendly local Taskmaster watched the Steve Jobs biopic Jobs. Here are a couple of business lessons – and spoilers!
Curtin University’s Ignition entrepreneur and innovation program has received sponsorship backing from the West Australian Department of Commerce.
Three of the administrators of the Queensland Business Group on Facebook have this week launched a business on the back of their popular community group.
Apple has lodged a trademark application for the term “startup” in Australia.
Entrepreneurs have been found to share many characteristics with psychopaths, in a new study conducted by one of Australia’s top business schools.
What’s the more refreshing brew – an iced tea or a cold beer? One brewery says both – combined.
If you’re preparing to sign your first lease agreement, here are some of the key issues you need to be aware of.
These clever cups can detect ‘roofies’ (also known as rohypnol), with red lines running up the side of the cup when the drug is present, sending a clear warning sign to drinkers.
Android app development continues to power ahead of Apple’s iOS, according to figures released by Freelancer.com.
Former real estate entrepreneur Steven Deveraux-Stanford launched his second start-up three weeks ago and is flat out meeting incoming orders for his all-natural pet grooming products.
The last thing start-ups and small business operators want is to invest more time in paperwork. But that doesn’t mean all reports should be outsourced or ignored until they become critical.
Remember how, in the 1970s, state governments and planners promised us that freeways were the solution to traffic jams? Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk says he has a new solution to our traffic woes.
How do you know your hospitality venue is up to scratch, especially when you aren’t around? From secret shoppers to open book audits, there are ways to find out.
International design marketplace 99designs is one of Australia’s major start-up success stories, with 240,000 registered designers. Chief operations officer Jason Sew Hoy discusses some of the challenges the platform has faced.
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.