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Why ‘manageerists’, not managers, are the scum of the Earth

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Tasmania takes promising steps to building its startup ecosystem

Tasmania takes promising steps to building its startup ecosystem

Monday, 25 August 2014 05:53 | by Kye White

Tasmania’s startup ecosystem is starting to attract the attention of mainland accelerator programs.

Trevor Owens’ top tips for lean startups

Trevor Owens’ top tips for lean startups

Thursday, 21 August 2014 06:34 | by Bronwen Clune

What Eric Ries brought to lean, Trevor Owens made a machine, or more specifically the world’s leading bootcamp on lean startup methodologies.

Marketing

Three ways to be more compelling in your sales and marketing

Three ways to be more compelling in your sales and marketing

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 04:27 | by Amanda Jesnoewski

Your ability to compel your customers, readers and followers to read on, act or buy, directly determines your leads, conversions and business profits. Here are three ways to get you started.

Australia front runner in e-commerce race: report

Australia front runner in e-commerce race: report

Monday, 25 August 2014 04:18 | by Kirsten Robb

Australia has the third highest business-to-consumer e-commerce sales rates in the Asia-Pacific region, according to a report by German-based business intelligence organisation yStats.com.

Technology

iPhone 6 to include mobile payments platform

iPhone 6 to include mobile payments platform

Friday, 29 August 2014 05:09 | by Kye White

Apple's next iPhone will include the company’s own NFC mobile payments platform, sources have told Wired.

What metadata does the government want about you?

What metadata does the government want about you?

Friday, 29 August 2014 04:21 | by Philip Branch

With the leaking of a discussion paper on telecommunications data retention, we are at last starting to get some clarity as to just what metadata the Abbott government is likely to ask telecommunications companies, internet servce providers (ISPs) and others involved in communications services to store.

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Pocketbook marks 100,000 users and announces a Series A raise

Pocketbook marks 100,000 users and announces a Series A raise

Thursday, 28 August 2014 04:09 | by Kye White

Financial services startup Pocketbook has announced it's reached 100,000 users and is seeking $2.5 million in Series A funding.

Bitcoin ruling still doesn’t answer which country has the right to tax

Bitcoin ruling still doesn’t answer which country has the right to tax

Thursday, 28 August 2014 03:55 | by Miranda Stewart

Last week, the ATO published long-awaited guidance on the Australian tax treatment of bitcoin, in the form of draft rulings regarding income tax, Goods and Services Tax and Fringe Benefits Tax.

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