State Library Victoria’s StartSpace Future Founders Hackathon is coming up at the end of the month, followed by a bootcamp for student startup founders and applications are now open for people to take part. The free program is designed to help student founders to develop their startup ideas with support from industry mentors. StartSpace community lead… Read more »
When I came to Australia in 2011 to do my MBA at Deakin University in Geelong, I knew nobody. Even as a trained mechanical engineer in a blue-collar city, jobs were hard to find without local experience. I took entry level roles cleaning and distributing newspapers to make ends meet. I knew I wanted to… Read more »
The proportion of female founders has grown from 23.5 percent in 2016 to 25.4 percent this year, while 37 percent of future founders identified as female.