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8:52PM | Friday, 26 August 2011 | Negotiating with real estate agents isn’t most people’s idea of fun, but The Ad Network found out the hard way how to deal with the industry in a profitable way.
8:07PM | Friday, 26 August 2011 | An invention by a group of Japanese scientists could teach you how to mimic your favourite tunes without practice or talent.
8:54PM | Thursday, 25 August 2011 | More than 41,000 new businesses have entered the market since the March quarter, according to new Dun & Bradstreet data, but the amount of retail start-ups fell 91% in the 12 months to June 2011.
8:38PM | Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Researchers have created a vest for men, which they claim replicates the feeling of pregnancy, in a bid to give men some insight into what women go through.
8:41PM | Wednesday, 24 August 2011 | Australia’s first gay and lesbian retirement village is being built on Geelong’s doorstep at Ballan, indicating there is demand for residential estates for same-sex couples.
8:40PM | Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | Job cuts sweeping through sections of the economy could prompt more people to work for themselves, according to a small business group, with hospitality and financial services identified as sectors set for growth.
8:35PM | Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | Women can get the skinny on their bodies on a new US-based website that aims to counteract the “thinspirational” stereotypes of models and celebrities.
8:49PM | Monday, 22 August 2011 | London 2012 Olympic chiefs are considering creating a chain of floating hotels to accommodate visitors for the games, as businesses start to think about ways in which they too can cash in.
8:36PM | Friday, 19 August 2011 | Dublin-based seed fund Angel Holdings will launch in November, coinciding with Global Entrepreneurship Week, with the fund aimed at start-ups from across the globe and in all sectors.
8:51PM | Friday, 19 August 2011 | For those entrepreneurs that choose to start a business simply for the challenge, it can be quite overwhelming deciding which path to choose. Vito Russo faced this hurdle when he was setting up his business, Expanda Van Homes.