Business ideas


Israel inspires young Aussie entrepreneurs to be team players

11:34PM | Friday, 27 November 2015 |  They say the biggest lesson from the trip was the need to work co-operatively as a national ecosystem.

Lessons from an unlikely tech entrepreneur

10:07PM | Tuesday, 13 October 2015 |  From teachers to artists, stockbrokers to plumbers, no one is short of an idea for the Next Big Thing.

How can I protect my intellectual property?

3:00AM | Tuesday, 11 March 2014 |  The forms of intellectual property protection available to you will depend on how your idea will be embodied in a product.

How do I know if my idea is strong enough to start a business?

1:00AM | Tuesday, 14 January 2014 |  If starting a new business was as simple as having a good idea, there would definitely be more successful business stories.

Plant a pen and grow a field of start-up dreams

7:02PM | Thursday, 11 July 2013 |  Plant a pot of pens and watch your creativity flourish with this clever remake of the commonplace writing implement.

Coffee-infused socks filter out odours

7:09PM | Friday, 5 July 2013 |  Could coffee be the key to clean smelling feet? Boston-based start-up Atlas Sock is willing to bet on it.

Quirky aesthetics and clean tech light up the streets

7:11PM | Monday, 1 July 2013 |  Here's a bright idea that really lights up the streets.

Sushi donut leaves them wanting more in Japan

6:49PM | Friday, 28 June 2013 |  Creative renderings of our favourite foods have provided some entrepreneurs with plenty of food for thought.

PayPal’s galactic commerce plan gives product launch a new meaning

6:28PM | Thursday, 27 June 2013 |  Space is the place for commerce if PayPal succeeds in getting its new initiative off the ground.

Get nerdy with your coffee mug

6:55PM | Wednesday, 26 June 2013 |  Don't be a mug when it comes to your coffee mug. Get creative instead.