Lobby groups


Former SA treasurer Foley set to launch start-up

12:40PM | Wednesday, 14 December 2011 |  Kevin Foley, the former South Australian treasurer, has departed politics to launch a “strategic advice” business, possibly aligned with the Alexander Downer-founded start-up Bespoke Approach.

Should I team up with other franchisees to lobby our franchisor?

11:51PM | Tuesday, 22 November 2011 |  If there is a need for franchisees to form an independent body, then I would suggest there has been a significant breakdown in communications.

Industry associations – are they worth it?

7:52PM | Monday, 18 July 2011 |  Is it time for start-ups to start taking their industry associations more seriously? StartupSmart garnered two opposing opinions on the merits, or otherwise, of joining an industry body.