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Shop Your Wardrobe

- July 11, 2011 2 MIN READ

Jill Chivers, conquered her shopping addiction by completing a world class challenge – to “shop her wardrobe” and not go clothes shopping for one year. And now she’s helping others do the same.

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Mumpreneur Saving Lives around the World!

- July 10, 2011 3 MIN READ

Hurphy Durphy Seat Belt Buckle Guard was developed to solve a need in the child safety market. After becoming a new mum, founder Imogen Mirmikidis experienced a frightening moment when a back-seat passenger accidentally unbuckled her baby’s car seat unknowingly.

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Fashionable Entrepreneur

- July 10, 2011 2 MIN READ

StyleXpose came about when Amy Woodhead was going to markets – Glebe, Bondi, Paddington, Kirribilli and Surry Hills every weekend and seeing so many talented upcoming Australian designers. Gradually Amy began building relationships with them and taking their contact details. The designer s that Amy saw at markets in Sydney work so hard for so little and so Amy began to wonder what the next step was for these designers and how do these designers go from selling at the markets to an online store or even fashion shows ?

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Rich get Richer & the Poor can too!

- July 10, 2011 2 MIN READ

Stacey should be living on the streets, in jail, on drugs or dead. She ticks all the boxes when it comes to risk factors, having experienced no mum throughout her life, bought up in housing commission, child sexual abuse, 15 and pregnant, 19 with 2 babies and homeless, 21 with 3 kids and living in a domestic violent relationship.

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$1000 investment to a $3.5 million Company!

- July 10, 2011 2 MIN READ

From humble beginnings just 4 years ago www.byokids.com.au is now a multi million dollar global company with clients and licensees Australia wide, over 2000 unique visitors daily to the website and a database of over 40000 parents.

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2 companies, 24 years old, $1.8 million in revenue!

- July 7, 2011 3 MIN READ

Christopher wanted to give those people someone they could talk to about anything related to starting and running a successful business. Christopher initially invested $5,000 into this new busines concept and with Christmas fast approaching, his confidence started to wane as money was spent that couldn’t afford to be lost. By early January 2010, Invisible Agent’s first client made contact asking if the busines had opened for the year. Chris’ response was, “We never close. Because our clients never stop thinking about their busineses, so nor do we.” And within six months all advertising had stopped as word-of mouth on the busines was gaining momentum.

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BAM! And the Who’s gonna babysit issue is gone!

- July 7, 2011 3 MIN READ

BaM – Babysitters and More is a new website (www.babysittersandmore.com.au) dedicated to introducing families to the perfect Nannies, Babysitters, Cleaners, Tutors, Senior Carers & Companions, Home Managers, Pet sitters, Gardeners & Home maintenance, Party helpers, Packers & Unpackers, House sitters & More! BaM can solve all of your home help needs on one site…

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Valmont heads toward the $30 million mark…

- July 7, 2011 3 MIN READ

Valmont is a design, project management and construction company with a strong reputation for delivering excellence. Their dynamic construction and design team focus on providing innovative and sustainable design and build solutions for commercial properties. Valmont thrives on making things happen for their clients and ensuring the perfect blend of creativity and pragmatism for every project. With a powerful, and ever-increasing scope of experience, Valmont has built a strong reputation of excellence and a personalised service to all clients.

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Nothing Skinny about Slim Secrets Success!

- July 7, 2011 3 MIN READ

With degrees in law, arts and diploma in education, weight loss may sound like an unusual field for Sharon to enter into. However, surrounded by family members in the medical and pharmacy industries, Sharon had always had a keen interest in health and weight loss.

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The V.I.P. Story

- July 6, 2011 2 MIN READ

V.I.P. Australia began in Adelaide in 1972 when founder Bill Vis needed to supplement his income as a door to door salesman for Electrolux. Spotting a lawn mowing contractor arrive and cut the lawns of his sales prospects, Bill decided to start offering clients a lawn mowing service for the coming Saturday.

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Moments of Mothering Madness!

- July 6, 2011 2 MIN READ

After juggling the madness of working full-time – one child in school, the other in day care – breastfeeding in a non-supportive work environment and then suffering major family trauma, Fiona Lewis from Sydney was at her wits end as to how regain balance in life. After a chance meeting with a childhood friend, Fiona took a giant leap of faith in leaving proven job security in teaching to start a career in Internet Marketing.

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Financial Heavyweight joins OHKI Team

- July 6, 2011 2 MIN READ

OHKI was co-founded by Lucas McEntee and Jason Littlewood in late-2010. The two former investment bankers and friends saw an opportunity to build an Australian electronics retailer dedicated to offering customer with choice in terms of product ranges at the best value and strong customer service above anything else. The company began selling a single television online in 2010 and has grown rapidly to now offer a wide range of products at some of the lowest prices available in Australia.