Profiles

Aussie Startup Regarded finds the One that got Away!

- August 20, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

Regarded is a new Australian website and App that allows users with a mutual interest in each other to have a second chance to connect again. This unique app allows you to post messages for people you have had a connection with didn’t get a chance to get their details.

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VNewsletter 29th of May 2012

- May 28, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

I am excited this week to be interviewing the author of the book Key Person of Influence, Dan Priestly. Make sure you check out our events section for his upcoming Melbourne and Sydney tours – which are sure to be full of exciting content and inspiration to take your business to the next level.

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Do YOU Know and Care about YOUR Superannuation?

- May 28, 2012 2 MIN READ

What kind of a life do you hope to live when you retire? Do you hope to travel? Do want to own your own home? Do you want to take up hobbies and leisure activities? Do you want to be able to take care of your loved ones and your health? Play golf? Own a boat? Start a Bed and Breakfast?

Profiles

The Startup Paying you to be a Customer!

- May 28, 2012 2 MIN READ

Bundl launched this week in a bid to be your supermarket for essential services. The startup is rewriting the rules of marketing and customer loyalty by paying every customer real cash rewards when they select and purchase their electricity and gas from a range of suppliers through Bundl.

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Now you can even Outsource your Networking!

- May 28, 2012 < 1 MIN READ

Aussie Startup 8Contacts aims to revolutionise the networking industry with their new solution that allows time poor people, wanting to connect with likeminded individuals to get a professional networker to do all the hard work for them.

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NSW Collaborative Solutions Mobile Program

- May 25, 2012 2 MIN READ

New mobile technology solutions to safeguard against museum theft and help rural veterinarians on their patrols are among innovative projects supported by the NSW Government to improve the effectiveness of government services and support growth in the State’s digital economy.

Profiles

How Entrepreneurship can Change the World!

- May 25, 2012 2 MIN READ

Each one of us lives a privileged life. I’m not saying we don’t face hardships, I know all too well the hardships that people face in life, I’ve faced many. But one thing I learned from life in Africa, was that life is not about money, it’s not about how much you earn or how much you own. It’s about squeezing as much joy, life and passion into every moment. Life is about family & community…it’s about people.

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66 Meetups – Tech Event

- May 25, 2012 2 MIN READ

Sydney’s thriving technology and creative start-ups are making this city the Southern Hemisphere’s Silicon Valley. To support this exciting growth, we’ve created 66 Meet-Ups, a networking group gathering Sydney’s creative entrepreneurs, investors, media and City officials.

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A Guide for Proper Panel Etiquette!

- May 25, 2012 2 MIN READ

When starting a business a great way to gain industry credibility and respect is to participate in a panel discussion. Together with colleagues you discuss, debate and entertain the topic with each other and the audience. But whether you are a panelist or an audience member there is a code of conduct that should be adhered.

Profiles

ANZ Bank Innovyz Start Class Revealed!!

- May 24, 2012 2 MIN READ

ANZ Innovyz START today announced the ten companies that have been selected for the coveted three-month accelerator program launched by Innovyz and ANZ. Since its launch on February 24, the ANZ Innovyz START program received over 130 Australian and International applicants.

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Why your Business needs a Social Media Strategy

- May 24, 2012 2 MIN READ

Social media is a powerful force for businesses of all sizes, allowing them to connect with millions of potential customers in a timely, intimate and interactive way. And unlike other forms of marketing and advertising, it’s low-cost, greatly leveling the playing field for small-to- medium businesses.

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NSW Trade & Investment Announces Mobile Govt Projects

- May 23, 2012 2 MIN READ

New mobile technology solutions to safeguard against museum theft and help rural veterinarians on their patrols are among innovative projects supported by the NSW Government to improve the effectiveness of government services and support growth in the State’s digital economy.

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10 Reasons Investors Don’t Invest in Start-Ups

- May 23, 2012 4 MIN READ

For many early stage businesses in Australia, access to funding is the number one barrier to growth. With most young businesses having little by the way of tangible assets, heading down the bank path often leads to a dead end. Investor sentiment suggests that money isn’t the problem; the common challenge investors face is finding suitable businesses to invest in. With little done in Australia to educate small business owners on becoming investor ready, it’s no wonder so few entrepreneurs access the level of funding they require.