Too long have women contributing great ideas remained silent whilst male colleagues have presented them as their own.
Hunchbuzz helps to track all the insights that a HR, Change and Transformation or Innovation department within a company should be. The startup was founded by Tom Mitchell and Steve Graham and is based out of Wellington, New Zealand.
I constantly meet people who have had the same idea for an original business in their head for years and are yet to even begin making it a reality. More often than not, these people will tell me that I am smart enough to come up with a great product and I shouldn’t be in a “me too” business like an Online Marketing Agency.
Looking at the size of the 1200 strong crowd above I am taken back to three years ago when I attended my first ever Unconvention with 350 other like minded people – the growth of the movement is something that Jack Delosa and his team should be extremely proud of.
A first of its kind for Australia, IconPark is being hailed as the first crowdfunding platform and real estate fund dedicated to the bar and restaurant sector.
Technology has been sewn into the fabric of our culture. In fact, society and technology is co-evolving in such a way that we cannot understand one without the other. But before we design the next genius phone, let’s consider some technologies we actually do need. And by ‘need’ I mean so we can actively become less active.
There are four ways aspiring entrepreneurs can develop their million dollar idea. They can stand in the shower and wait for the ‘aha!’ moment. They can listen to customer complaints and detect trends. They can market-test an existing idea to see if anyone else cares. Or they can just steal someone else’s.
One day early on in my career as a coach I remember picking up from the ground a program I had written for an athlete, a program I had spent a lot of time and effort on. Hours of research and practice it seemed counted for little if the program was neglected.
“At least DO SOMETHING! DO! Don’t think, don’t hope, do! At least you can come off and say ‘I did this, I shepherded, I played on. At least I did something.’” – John Kennedy, Sr, to the Hawthorn players at half-time in the 1975 AFL Grand Final.
Some might argue that the Startup Space and Tech have been trendy for a while – most of those people are actually from the startup world though – and in our own world’s don’t we all think we are a little bit cool? When I say trendy, I mean mainstream trendy and when I say mainstream trendy I mean everybody will soon “want” to be an entrepreneur. Because people want to be what they see on TV.