Real estate platform Negotiagent wants to give vendors more power

- February 20, 2019 4 MIN READ

Given Australia’s love of everything property and real estate, it’s fitting that innovation in terms of real estate-focused startups is strong. Over the last few years we’ve seen a range of companies launch, doing everything from helping people find and rate an agent, easily create property listings, showcase off-market properties, allow vendors to sell their… Read more »


Best quotes from Shoe String interviews

- September 20, 2013 3 MIN READ

Over the past two months that I’ve worked at Shoe String, I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing some wonderful startup founders who shared words that were eloquent and inspirational. Here I share with you a collection of some of the best.


Keeping it real: 35 unmotivational startup quotes

- August 23, 2013 3 MIN READ

When you’re running a startup, the more tasks you accomplish throughout the week, the longer your weekend to-do list gets. Apparently, it’s something David Copperfield did the other day. I’ll enquire. In the meantime, here are quotes from entrepreneurs and prominent thinkers who know your pain all too well.


Gina, Trolls and the Minimum Wage

- September 2, 2012 4 MIN READ

I woke up yesterday to a string of Facebook and Twitter comments both pretty evenly split for and against Gina Rinehart – the comments of course were based around articles written in the Herald, etc about how Mining Monster Gina was telling all the jealous hard working Aussie’s to stop drinking, smoking and socialising and work harder if they wanted to make more money. She was also slammed for saying in the article the minimum wage should be lowered – another example of the rich getting richer and the poor suffering under the iron throne this Western Beast Sits on!