The Enterprise Network for Young Australians (ENYA) is delighted to announce the appointment of Jeremy Liddle as its latest CEO (Chief Entrepreneur Officer) who is tasked with ensuring growth of the low interest, not for profit loan scheme that encourages young Australians to start their own business.
Wow, we made it. These days it is not easy to make it through the first year in business, We have learnt a lot, We have spent a lot, Then we learnt that we didn’t need to spend a lot and streamlined some stuff and built something myself and my time are extremely proud of. I called Luke last night and said “Hey, did you realise we are 1 year old tomorrow? – Quick Mock up a cake image or something to put on the Facebook wall” This is the cake.
Not that long ago Andrew & Silvana ran a business from home like many Startups do and didn’t think anything of turning the dishwasher on one day on our way out only to come back an hour later to a house on fire and an office pretty much wrecked. No lives lost but lots of irreplaceable digital data was gone for good!
Simon joins the team as our new Video Blogger and will be covering the Melbourne startup scene! With majority of our team being based in Sydney we are excited at finally being able to have a presence at those awesome Victorian events for startups, entrepreneurs and small business!
Here at Shoe String we know how important it is as young business owners ourselves to have the best mentors to guide us on our journey of building a successful and profitable business, one that will do what we want it to do. It doesn’t matter whether you are starting a retail store or if you are building the next big thing on the tech scene, mentors span across all industries.