Starting a business


Get back to nature

11:10AM | Wednesday, 17 November 2010 |  If you love the outdoors – but find yourself trapped inside due to work or weather – you’ll love the concept that Curb has come up with.

Home-based businesses have edge due to commuting ‘drain’

11:00AM | Wednesday, 17 November 2010 |  A new study shows home-based businesses are at an advantage to other firms due to the “drain” of commuting to a workplace.

Life Swap provides promising start-up opportunity

11:56AM | Tuesday, 16 November 2010 |  US business Luxe Home Swap brings new meaning to the term ‘house sitter’. This is home exchange on a luxury level.

New technology a wake up for start-ups

11:35PM | Monday, 15 November 2010 |  There is certainly an opportunity for a tech-savvy start-up to take advantage of a newly invented device.

Luxurious lunchboxes lead to business

11:17PM | Friday, 12 November 2010 |  People often use work demands as an excuse for unhealthy eating, claiming they haven’t got time to make fresh, nutritious meals. How can you solve this problem as a start-up?

Eco-friendly advice drives start-ups

11:48PM | Thursday, 11 November 2010 |  Those still wedded to their cars have a new innovation to help minimise environmental damage.

Holographic technology adds a new start-up dimension

11:04PM | Wednesday, 10 November 2010 |  If you’re someone who dreads conference calls, there’s a new development that will have you squirming in your seat.

Gender-aware advertising appeals to all

11:38PM | Tuesday, 9 November 2010 |  Imagine how many companies would jump at the chance to create gender-specific advertising without actually having to choose one gender over another.

Church branding could attract cult following

11:13PM | Monday, 8 November 2010 |  The phenomenon of church branding has been picking up speed over the last 10 years.

Musical moments for mums and babies

11:46PM | Friday, 5 November 2010 |  Much has been said about the effect of music on babies in the womb, but does music really make your baby smarter?