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New workspace redefining flex work for women launches equity crowdfunding campaign to raise $2.5...

FRANKLY CO, an up-and-coming flexible workspace, community, and digital platform dedicated to helping women make work work, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign with Birchal to raise up to $2.5 million to get off the ground.

New study: Australian consumers prefer e-mails & texts over mobile apps & social media...

Cloud communications platform Twilio (NYSE: TWLO) has released new research showing that despite an explosion of new channels, email and text are still the preferred channels for consumers when talking to businesses.

Australian fintechs represented in Fintech 100: 7 companies named among the world’s leading fintechs

Australian fintech companies made a strong showing in the 2019 Fintech 100, announced recently by Fintech Innovators, a collaboration between fintech investment firm H2 Ventures and KPMG Fintech.

These are the 5 primary steps to follow in whiteboard video production [SPONSORED]

Whatever may be your personal opinion about whiteboard videos, one thing is for sure. And that is the fact that there is truly something hypnotic and fixing about whiteboard videos, especially a well-made one.

A guide to internet security for seniors in Australia: 5 tips for common threats...

As more and more people adopt digital devices and go online, many criminals have moved away from in-person scams and petty crime and toward online scams and cybersecurity attacks. Seniors, unfortunately, have become a key target for many of these scammers.
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Here are 4 key tips to keep in mind on how to write a...

Today, the video has become a vital part of every successful marketing strategy. And why wouldn’t it be? It helps companies promote the brand and showcase the overall message in front of the target audience.

To the stars and beyond: What you need to know about the future of...

Meanwhile, new Australian space companies have emerged in the early 2010s focusing on satellite-related services (such as the Internet of Things) and small launch vehicles, attracting over A$60 million of investor funding.

New payment app attracts local and international investment to reinvent how groups manage money

Following the successful growth of fintech PayBox in Israel, the next evolution localised for Australia, PayK is now available for download.

FlexCareers raises $1.8 million to accelerate its HR technology platform roll-out

FlexCareers, Australia and New Zealand’s leading platform for flexible jobs, return to work and future of work services has completed an oversubscribed convertible bond issue, raising $1.8 million to accelerate the roll out of its end-to-end HR technology platform.

Medicinal cannabis startup Greenfield MC Global launches equity crowdfunding round

Greenfield MC Global recently launched its equity crowd-sourced funding (CSF). After the success of Series A and B investment, the next round is suited to the overwhelming number of smaller investors who expressed interest in participating in the rapidly growing medicinal cannabis industry.

Lyka raises $500,000 in pre-seed funding round to improve the health of Australia’s pet...

Australia’s largest online tailored pet food subscription platform Lyka, announced it has raised AU$500,000 in a seed funding round to accelerate growth, expand its operations and expand it’s core team over the next 12 months.

Muso raises $1.5 million in seed funding round to grow Australia’s live music scene

Muso was founded in 2018 by co-founders, Jeremiah Siemianow, Brandon Crimmins and Alan Jin to help up-and-coming local musicians find and book live gigs, while enabling venues to uncover and access new talent.

Here’s inspiring entrepreneurial advice from the peculiar characters of Stranger Things

Little did you know, though, that amidst the plot twists and turns between the “Upside Down” and the ‘80s-era town of Hawkins, you can find inspiring nuggets of advice to spur on budding and seasoned entrepreneurs alike.

The brand building impact of digital advertising has been underestimated, says new research

Digital channels are effective at delivering brand impact and more cost efficient than most offline channels according to an Australian first report released today by Kantar at IAB Australia’s MeasureUp conference.

Don’t get caught offside! Australia’s payroll industry body has revealed the 7 pay rules...

CEO and payroll expert Tracy Angwin at Australian Payroll Association – Australia’s leading network in payroll training, consulting and advisory for employers – has drawn on her experience in the industry to reveal the seven rules surrounding employee pay and entitlements that employers commonly break.
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Looking to share your customer stories? Here’s how to create a great customer testimonial...

Testimonials are “earned” admirations from customers based on their use of a service or product from a particular brand. You have probably seen text-only testimonials on official company websites of different brands.

Australian fashion ecommerce retailer theurge.com is launching in America and the UK this spring

theurge.com, an Australian-based technology company making it easy to “Shop the World,” recently announced it will launch in America, the UK, and across the globe this Spring.

Do you know your customer’s rights when they return an item? Here are 8...

Think customers need to produce a receipt, or the original packaging, to return an item? Think again. Retailers might have developed bespoke returns policies that they require customers to adhere to, but leading parcel delivery service CouriersPlease (CP) has done all the research to find out specific rules around returns every retailer should know about.

Why focusing on employee wellness is good for business and how to create a...

In Australia, over 90% of workers’ compensation claims involving mental health conditions are linked to work related stress. The most common causes of work related stress are work pressure; workplace harassment or bullying; exposure to workplace or occupational violence; exposure to a traumatic event; vehicle accidents; being assaulted and sexual or racial harassment.

1 in 3 Australian workplaces prone to bullying and harassment – with peers among...

A new survey by a workplace safety auditing and training organisation has revealed that bullying and harassment is occurring in nearly 1 in 3 organisations (30 per cent).

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