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Australian investor Martin Martinez offers startups a reality cheque

- October 16, 2013 2 MIN READ

So you’ve come up with an idea and now you’re looking to raise capital? Before you approach investors, you might want to take this reality cheque. Entrepreneur and investor Martin Martinez spoke candidly with Shoe String about some of the misconceptions that have surfaced in the startup community about Australian investors; and made a compelling argument as to why bootstrapping is the best approach for startups.

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Startup Survey for Bootstrapping Businesses

- January 3, 2013 < 1 MIN READ

Participants in this survey may be called upon to discuss their businesses with various forms of niche and mainstream media when the report is issued at the end of February 2013. Please be sure to fill in all the answers and be as descriptive as possible when needed, please note this survey is for startups that still own 100% of their equity and are registered businesses within Australia.