In her practice Lisa Patterson-Kane focuses a lot on the areas of acceptance and commitment therapy, and she wanted to create something that initially was to help her clients. Her vision was to be able to utilise technology to give people a little ‘tap on the shoulder’ each morning.
At first glance, Mothers Groupie seems like ‘just another social network’ dedicated to newfound mums – but on further reflection, it’s potential becomes apparent as long as the business model is executed well.
Launched recently on the Android and iOS app stores, The Pub Crawl Pages is rapidly gaining traction from young, tech savvy adventurers looking to spend a great night out. The app is the only definitive global pub crawl directory – allowing users to locate pub crawl companies in various cities around the world with updated information on pricing and features. Users also get special offers, discounts, and freebies at particular crawls by using the app.
A pair of unmatching black socks seems insignificant. But it was the beginning of an impeccable business model for Samy Liechti.
The “digital nomad” is such a popular concept these days,. And it’s no wonder — who, after all, doesn’t dream of working anywhere from sandy beaches to the side of a volcano before sneaking out for cocktails just because you feel like it?
I have said it before, Melbourne has been harbouring a little secret in the form of young entrepreneur and publisher Nathan Chan.
For many of us, from the moment we wake up, thoughts permeate our mind, racing against the clock before our day has even begun. And we’re left spending the rest of our day with our minds in a constant state of flux.
Quickboats is building a $40 million business using nothing but a local team of three and an army of online workers
Australia’s Quickboats is one of the world’s most advanced folding boats. It can be assembled in just 60 seconds and folds down into two portable bags that are storable anywhere in the house.
According to Ibisworld Australia, the market for courier pick-up and delivery services is worth $7 billion and growing. This is because more and more businesses use transportation intermediaries in an effort to supply a service to the customer as an extension of their brand. Using a courier service eliminates the need for businesses to hire extra staff and is a convenience for customers, as they don’t have to organise deliveries.
Henry Hudson is a blog that floral folk globally can head to for inspiration, to find out about innovations in floral world, and connect with new friends all over the globe to exchange floral ideas and stories.
Peter Moriarty was just 15 years old when he started what is now known as IT Genius Australia, he loved computers and would spend his lunchtimes skipping school occasionally to assist his ‘customers’ with their PC issues – back then, a cloud was a white fluffy thing in the sky and not even Moriarty quite grasped where this IT gig he performed for pocket money would eventually lead to just over a decade later.
The thing with dreams, or at least the dreams sold in the bulk of startup media is that everyone being written or talked about is doing great, numbers are never discussed and profitability is assumed. This startup founder fell for that trap hard.