Start-up entrepreneurs


Take an afternoon to think

11:36AM | Monday, 1 November 2010 |  Actually tackling the problems that keep you up at night in a focused way is a great way to release tension.

Lindsay Fox on Enough Rope

10:35PM | Friday, 29 October 2010 |  Lindsay Fox, founder of haulage firm Linfox, tells Andrew Denton where his entrepreneurship skills come from.

Are the banks backing start-ups?

10:57AM | Tuesday, 26 October 2010 |  Many entrepreneurs say the banks are not interested in lending. The banks however say they are very much in the game.

Start thinking about your exit

10:57PM | Monday, 25 October 2010 |  It’s your responsibility as a business builder to think about exiting – for your staff, your shareholders, your lenders and most of all, yourself.

Feed for thought

10:45PM | Tuesday, 19 October 2010 |  An RSS feed is a useful weapon in the armoury of a busy entrepreneur who needs to keep up with the latest news in their industry.

Mapping out a smart start-up

10:11PM | Wednesday, 13 October 2010 |  Starting a new business or launching a new product or service is a risky undertaking. Anyone that has given it some thought is well aware of the typically high failure rates of new business ventures.

Five biggest mistakes made by start-ups

10:22AM | Friday, 8 October 2010 |  Serial entrepreneur and online business pioneer Jerry Kaplan outlines the five biggest mistakes made by start-ups

Use YouTube to boost your profile

10:42PM | Tuesday, 5 October 2010 |  The value of producing some video content continues to grow.

THE NEWS WRAP: Australia moves into third place in Asia-Pacific’s super-rich list

9:18AM | Wednesday, 29 September 2010 |  New figures show that the number of Australia’s high-net-worth individuals grew by 34% last year to 173,600.

Beat the stress

9:51PM | Wednesday, 22 September 2010 |  Identifying the stresses that small firms are under could present an interesting start-up opportunity.