2:21PM | Friday, 21 February 2014 | By Rose Powell Noah Kagan is the founder of AppSumo and a world-renowned growth hacker. After working with hundreds of start-ups, he’s identified the three common issues holding aspiring entrepreneurs back.
2:13PM | Monday, 3 February 2014 | By Rose Powell For serial start-up investor Jon Teo, start-ups that change how users engage with technology are the most exciting.
1:27PM | Wednesday, 22 January 2014 | By Rose Powell PDF technology company Nitro has moved beyond start-up stage, and is now turning over $25 million a year, with offices in Melbourne, San Francisco and Dublin.
1:19PM | Tuesday, 14 January 2014 | By Rose Powell Should you avoid committed advisory relationships from people who won’t financially back you? Ed Dowling, co-founder of App.io, discussed this question at the Startup Victoria Conference last year.
1:00AM | Monday, 6 January 2014 | By Rose Powell The founders of an app for seeking feedback on pitches are scrambling to rebrand after a deluge of interest from potential clients keen to use it but concerned about its cheeky name.
12:53PM | Friday, 13 December 2013 | By Rose Powell Canberra co-working space Entry29 hosted the city’s first commercially-focused hackathon recently, with over 50 entrepreneurs gathering for 32 hours to code and launch new online products or services.
11:31AM | Wednesday, 20 November 2013 | By Rose Powell The Thank You range of products stampeded onto the shelves of Coles and Woolworths recently, after overwhelming demonstrations of social media support from customers.
11:11PM | Wednesday, 13 November 2013 | By Rose Powell Canva co-founder Melanie Perkins and Blackbird Ventures managing director Rick Baker shared how their investment partnership emerged at a Silicon Dragon network event in Sydney last week.
11:23PM | Wednesday, 6 November 2013 | By Rose Powell It’s Global Entrepreneurship Week next week, and while there is a lot to celebrate about the local start-up community and the excellent businesses involved, many entrepreneurs may be feeling overwhelmed and burnt out.
10:35PM | Wednesday, 30 October 2013 | By Rose Powell Getting customers the whole way through the online check-out process can be a challenge in an environment where entertainment and competitors are only a click away.