Doing business overseas
2:02PM | Tuesday, 1 February 2011 | While it might feel like Australia suffers from a “conservative” investing culture, the true situation is a little more complex.
5:59PM | Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | There’s a fine art to communicating with someone whose preferred language is C++ or Ruby, rather than English.
4:17PM | Thursday, 21 April 2011 | For a number of important reasons, the very best way to manage quality control is to work with your suppliers.
1:41PM | Friday, 6 January 2012 | InsightfulCRM’s Marc Englaro, who sold his business to a US-based firm before buying it back again, has first-hand knowledge of how important it is to be able to decode legal jargon and trust in your own convictions. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
1:11PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 | Australian-founded live video network Kondoot is about to close a $3.2 million funding round led by US investors, with plans to open a New York office as it hones in on the US market.
1:06PM | Thursday, 5 January 2012 | A new Australian cloud-based platform called supporter360 has already been snapped up by organisations with a combined income of $500 million, despite still being in its pre-launch phase.
12:53PM | Thursday, 22 December 2011 | Kaggle co-founder and chief executive Anthony Goldbloom has been named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 top tech entrepreneurs, one month after the Australian start-up secured $US11 million in funding.
12:59PM | Wednesday, 21 December 2011 | Online crowdsourcing start-up DesignCrowd has acquired Texan company Brandstack for an undisclosed sum, combining the service with its existing community to launch BrandCrowd.
12:40PM | Wednesday, 21 December 2011 | Almost half of 50 venture-backed companies in the United States were founded or co-founded by immigrants, a study shows, prompting calls for an overhaul of the country’s immigration laws.
12:25PM | Wednesday, 14 December 2011 | Australian start-up Skitch has reached three million downloads of its Android app, four months after being acquired by US app-maker Evernote.