Exit Planning Institute


Your small business or multinational corporation is not a startup

11:30PM | Tuesday, 25 November 2014 |  Your humble correspondent noticed a new coffee shop had just opened up on the main street of Parts Unknown. While toiling away at frothing a skinny soy cappuccino, the barista claimed he was running a startup.

You’re never too old to think like a startup, you just need to design for delight

8:55PM | Friday, 22 August 2014 |  Innovation that makes an impact doesn't happen by accident. It happens by design.

Revealed: IP Australia report on grounds to reject Apple’s attempt to trademark ‘startup’ in 2011

10:02PM | Wednesday, 2 October 2013 |  Apple Inc’s attempts to trademark ‘startup’ in Australia could face a stumbling block if it fails to address objections raised in a report by the trademark authority from the company’s first bid to secure the word.

Early succession planning can boost business sale price: Institute

6:12PM | Monday, 3 June 2013 |  Australian start-ups need to focus on succession planning from as early as possible if they want to reap maximum business rewards, says Craig West, chief executive and president of the Australian chapter of the Exit Planning Institute.