News & Analysis

KPMG to drive economic growth through support of entrepreneurism across Indigenous communities

- October 14, 2016 3 MIN READ

KPMG has today launched a series of proposals aimed at spurring the economic growth of the Australian Indigenous community. To encourage further involvement in business and entrepreneurship, KPMG has developed 20 recommendations in conjunction with Indigenous thinkers to focus on areas of innovation, education and the Empowered Communities reform.


Rural vs Metro Small Businesses

- April 29, 2013 3 MIN READ

The National Research on Women Business Owners & Female Entrepreneurs Report conducted by the Australian Women Chamber of Commerce & Industry (AWCCI) looks at the distinctions between metro and rural/regional businesses and reveals that regional/rural businesses outlive those in metro Australia and that only 46% of women business owners in rural/regional areas pay themselves a wage.


Entrepreneurs SeaChange Startup Camp

- March 18, 2013 2 MIN READ

Over the weekend the Seachange Startup Camp was held down in Merimbula, it is one of the only startup style camps to be held out of a metro area in Australia [well for the moment]. This year the organisers Liam O’Duibhir and Ivan McKay ran a “startup bus” down to the camp picking up entrepreneurs from rural Australia and touring country operators doing big things in tech along the way.