Moves to free up investment flows between Australia and its Asian neighbours have been welcomed as an opportunity to attract overseas investors to Australian start-ups.
Start-up accelerator programs Startmate, Pollenizer and AngelCube have partnered with international outsourcing platform oDesk in a new support program, oDesk Upstarts.
A new, Google Australia-sponsored start-up incubator program, Melbourne NEXT, will launch next week at the York Butter Factory co-working space.
Jolla, a smartphone start-up launched by former Nokia staff, has announced that unmodified Android apps will be able to run on its MeeGo-based Sailfish operating system.
Late last week, fast-food chain Pie Face announced its latest expansion – a 24/7 drive-through in Queensland.
Australia prides itself on its multiculturalism. However, migrant entrepreneurs face some unique challenges when starting up.
If you want to be an entrepreneur then you will need to grow yourself and your business throughout your lifetime, and you won’t achieve that doing what you’ve always done!
Do you want a financially festive Christmas this year? If so, the time to start thinking and planning for it is right now!
Mentoring can be the make-or-break factor in a start-up’s journey, so it pays to make the most of every opportunity.
Are you planning to close your business for a week during Christmas or in January? If you haven’t really thought about it, here are four good reasons why you should make the decision now.
The fledgling Canberra start-up scene is set for a boost with the city’s largest employer, the federal government, set to shed 12,000 public service jobs in line with Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott’s election cost-reducing promise.
Well, it’s certainly been a big couple of days in the mobile industry – and the news is set to get bigger. If you’re running, planning or developing a mobile app, here are some trends you really must pay attention to.
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.