Profiles

Startup: Gentlemen’s Supply

- March 4, 2013 2 MIN READ

Curated shopping has arrived in Australia -and this startup is strictly for Gentlemen! The Gentlemen’s Supply Co is tech based full service online clothing source for men. Users are able to sign up by answering a questions about their style. They are then assigned a personal stylist who liaises with them however the user wants.

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5 Industries where startups will flourish in 2013

- January 7, 2013 2 MIN READ

I hardly ever write these kind of posts, mainly because they are bullshit based on some survey. Whilst the research may point to one particular industry or several that will go “boom” this year, at the end of the day I would rather sell people the truth that it doesn’t really matter what industry you start in, what will will ultimately determine your success is whether or not you get off your backside and make stuff happen. Execution is ALWAYS more important than industry.

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Top Tech, Business & Design Trends

- December 6, 2012 5 MIN READ

Get up to speed on some of the latest trends shaping the new digital world, and see how championing them can take your company or brand to the next level. This full day workshop will take you through the top tech, business and design trends of 2012 and will give you valuable insight into where creative technologists see the future taking us in 2013 and beyond.

Profiles

Australia’s Top Bloggers to speak at Digital Parents Conference

- November 7, 2012 2 MIN READ

Several of the country’s top bloggers will be speaking at the Digital Parents Conference 2013 at Curzon Hall, Sydney on the 20thand 21st of March. Problogger Darren Rowse, authors and bloggers Kerri Sackville, Karen Andrews, Allison Tait and Nicole Avery, and blogging mentor Annabel Candy, to name a few, will be talking about their respected expertise in the industry.

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Gina, Fairfax and the Vulture.

- June 19, 2012 2 MIN READ

I have, [like I am sure pretty much every small publisher with an online news site and blog has] been watching the past 24 hours VERY closely when it comes to Fairfax. As much as it sucks that thousands of people will lose their jobs from Fairfax [and we have heard the same will be happening at News Ltd] – I must confess that I did somewhat get excited by the hype and like a vulture began circling their business looking at the weak spots – where do the opportunities lie for me in the situation?

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Protecting your Startup from Online Copy Cats!

- June 1, 2012 3 MIN READ

Imagine if someone you know started a business, exactly like yours. Imagine they copied your business model. Imagine they joined your mailing list and downloaded your whitepaper… Unfortunately, you might never in know this happened and you could never prove it anyway. Well this happened to us, only they went one step further. They copied and pasted page after page of our website, word for word. What we want to share with you is how we found out, what we are doing about it and how you can protect yourself from falling victim to foul play. Let this article serve as a warning to information thieves.