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“Success: it’s a staircase, not a doorway” – key insights from five trailblazing businesswomen

Seventeen businesswomen were  inducted into the Businesswomen’s Hall of Fame this week. Now in its 19th year, the initiative celebrates female business owners, including social...

Twelve entrepreneurs to watch in 2012

We think it’s not just big businesses that should get recognised for being great. Sometimes it’s the little things small business owners do over a 12-month period that make a big difference. We spoke to 12 impressive SMBs making waves this year.

Jodie Fox on innovation and winning a Telstra Businesswomen’s award

As the 2012 Telstra Businesswomen’s awards open for nominations, Dynamic Business is chatting to twelve former winners about the impact the program has had on their businesses. Today, Jodie Fox reveals the opportunities winning the 2011 Hudson Private and Corporate Sector Award has created for Shoes of Prey.

The online start-up taking customised jewellery to the masses

Shoes of Prey, the online business that lets you design your own shoes, inspired a new Aussie business that lets you design your own jewellery - Style Rocks.

Customer focus groups on a shoe-string

Looking for the kind of feedback you get from a customer focus group, but can't afford the expense of putting one together? Mark Capps, CEO and co-founder of online retailer Sneaking Duck, writes about how four inexpensive weekends at the Bondi Market left his start-up with enough feedback to improve and streamline its offering.

Meet Jodie Fox, award-winning entrepreneur and online innovator

Your Friday Entrepreneur Fix this week features Jodie Fox, founder of cult online start-up and fashion favourite of women everywhere, Shoes of Prey.

Why SMBs and entrepreneurs are the foundation of Aussie business

It can be tough going to run your own business, so budding entrepreneurs and SMB owners should look to the success of others for inspiration. Here, Lenovo's Sara Palmieri looks at what you can learn from the founders and entrepreneurs behind Edible Blooms, Shoes of Prey and Crust Pizza.

Top cop named Australian Business Woman of the Year

The country's highest ranked police woman was named the 2011 Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year at an awards ceremony in Melbourne on Friday night.

Free small business event featuring Shoes of Prey’s Jodie Fox

If you’re a small business owner with ambitions for growth but struggling with the usual day-to-day challenges while wearing 20 different hats, the free event Keeping your Business in Business is for you!

Tips for being a smart start-up

We asked four experts to share their best advice for startup businesses on how to get ahead - and fast.


Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...