12:07PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Female entrepreneurs in high-growth sectors are being encouraged to submit an application to Springboard Enterprises, which aims to help them secure funding from local and US investors.
12:02PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Liza Shulyayeva is an Australian and Ukrainian dual citizen living in Stockholm, where she works as a build manager at a game development studio called DICE.
12:00PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Just three years ago, Costabir was a 21-year-old with absolutely no business experience. Now she owns and operates two firms – The Lingerie Boutique and Sheer Novice.
12:56PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | What do you do if your founding team is decimated by the undeniable lure of working for tech giants Google, Apple and Facebook?
12:54PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Shrestha heads up Apex Hunting, which supplies archery equipment for everyone from beginners to professionals via a website and an eBay store. It was founded in January last year.
12:48PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Two young brothers might not sound like the ideal candidates to launch a nappy business, but Toby and Jason Schulz are unwavering in their vision for MyNappies.
12:46PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Donazzan became interested in the concept of online auctions while running an eBay-based business in school.
12:42PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Forced to scour op shops for clothes that she liked, Hasaballah struck upon the idea of launching an eCommerce site and accompanying blog to showcase little-known designers and offer something to shoppers who want something a little different.
12:33PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Zac Altman was an IT student at the University of Technology in Sydney when he entered a competition to design applications for Android smartphones.
12:07PM | Friday, 7 December 2012 | Despite being just 18 years old, Lachy Groom has launched and sold three businesses. His fourth start-up, Cardnap, allows users to search for discounted gift cards and resell their own.