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Applications for Indigenous Angel Investor and Entrepreneur Masterclass now open

Applications for Australia's first Angel Investors and Entrepreneur Masterclass pilot program are now open. The WA Government, Generation...

COVID-19: Incubator funders are ‘tightening their purse strings’

In the months following the onset of COVID-19, startup incubators are being asked to prove their worth to funders, or risk being discontinued.  With the...

Let’s talk: Fear of starting a business

In today's Let's Talk we are discussing the fear that comes with starting a business with different founders who have been there and come...

The current economic downturn will create a new wave of entrepreneurship

Good entrepreneurs thrive amid uncertainty, and economic downturns are no exception. Some of the world’s most disruptive brands were founded during the GFC of...

Why solo entrepreneurs, like me, are returning to the office

I’m a solo entrepreneur and I've been a WeWork member since September 2019. It’s been the best decision both professionally and personally. Everyone likes...

How I went from a career in finance to launching a $1.7m beauty start-up

Founder Michelle Hu takes us through the how and why she dropped her successful career in finance to launch her beauty startup, Etoile Collective,...

$100,000 Mentored Grant opening with Lexus and Mark Bouris partnership

Lexus has partnered with Mark Bouris to announce the new Lexus and Mentored Grant - a $100,000 grant initiative aimed to help up-and-coming entrepreneurs...

Founder of Emperor Champagne, Kyla Kirkpatrick, on her phenomenal sales despite Covid-19

Kyla Kirkpatrick is today's female entrepreneur, who is founder of The Champagne Dame and Emperor Champagne, and we quiz her on the phenomenal sales...

Advice for starting a business? “Trust your instincts, then work your ass off”

Djordje (DJ) Dikic, with co-founder Rocky Liang, launched Australian B2C paint brand Tint only five months ago in December 2019. Since the coronavirus outbreak,...

How the Hembrow sisters built a multi-million-dollar business empire

The Hembrow sisters have established a highly marketable brand within a short timeframe of just three years, combining their skills to develop a multi-million-dollar...

‘Young people have been disproportionately affected’: Taj Pabari

Taj Pabari is the CEO of the Australian School of Entrepreneurship (ASE), was named the Australian Young Innovator of the Year in...

Let’s Talk: Success Secrets

Success looks different for each business. There is a huge variety in the business models that we hold up as success stories....

Unfair dismissal claim against Deliveroo may have widespread consequences for the gig economy

A former rider for Deliveroo has taken the food-delivery service to the Fair Work Commission (FWC) in an unfair dismissal case.

Buy now, pay later made easy for SMEs as Zip partners with Visa, Apple, Google

Zip has announced its partnership with Visa, Apple and Google to allow many more small businesses to accept buy now, pay later...

Meet the woman behind the digital support network for regional businesses

Jordana Edwards has lived in Pottsville in regional New South Wales for the last 15 years. The town of just 6000 people...

Helping Australian businesses through COVID-19

As we continue to navigate the impacts of the global pandemic, Export Finance Australia is supporting Australian businesses with access to finance.  Without a doubt, new...

‘Innovate or perish’: Martin Duursma

Martin Duursma is a Partner at Main Sequence Ventures. Prior to Main Sequence Ventures, Martin co-founded Datapac Australasia and then went on...

‘We have to be bold and visionary’: Sally-Ann Williams

Sally-Ann Williams is the CEO of Cicada Innovations, one of Australia's leading deep tech incubators. Before joining Cicada, Sally-Ann was an Executive...