Greg Burnett, founder and director of non-profit start-up training centre Silicon Lakes, wants aspiring Australian start-up operators to get serious about validating their idea before they start investing.
In the latest of a 10-part series looking at the challenges start-ups face in 2013, we examine wary consumers. Between tight budgets and new online competitors, Australians are increasingly careful in their consumption.
Australian small business owners spend on average one third of their time dealing with administrative tasks, rather than focusing on the core of their business, according to research published this week.
A free and small business advice website with a variant online start-up business community, whether you are looking for a business mentor or business ideas, StartupSmart will help you in starting a business the smart way.