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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Startup & Entrepreneurship

Startup & Entrepreneurship
News, opinions and advice on starting and building companies.

River City Labs has raised a $150,000 investment fund to sit behind its inaugural, three-month ‘River City Labs Accelerator’ program, powered by muru-D

one7days, a new micro-donation app built by by three young Melbourne women, allows users to give $1 per week to a different charitable cause

Any kid with start-up dreams has some great examples to look up to. Nick D’Aloisio was 17 when he sold his news app Summly for...

When Melbourne-based beauty start-up Bellabox decided to expand its operations to China, it chose to use Market Engine's unique retail management platform.

Aussie entrepreneurs face many of the same huddles as their counterparts worldwide, with one unique addition: our deep-seated, psychological fear of failure

One of the hardest part of starting a business is finding the idea itself. Yes, ideas are all around us but spotting that one...

Entrepreneurship was traditionally seen as a man’s game, but today that is changing. Women are emerging as a large demographic in the start-up culture.

A few months ago, Steve Baxter, made a $70,000 investment in Those Girls, a beverage start-up, on Shark Tank. Here is what they have been up to since then

Banjo, a Melbourne-based online lender providing secured and unsecured loans to Australian SMEs, has launched to take the pain out of business borrowing

Following the merge with local competitors, Classhopper and SweatPass, KFit has continued to cement its title as the leader of ANZ's fitness sharing economy

Aussie consumer health tech start-up, CliniCloud has closed a $US5m seed funding ahead of the global launch of its first product, a connected medical kit

Many start-ups today are moving away from traditional marketing towards growth hacking. A trend that was adopted way back by marketers and innovators in the...

Applications are open for Tech23 2015, an event that connects Australian start-ups with the connected people, clever ideas and capital they need to succeed

Brisbane start-up hub River City Labs has opened registrations to partake in their first ever Startup Weekend Women event from 9 to 11 October, 2015

Melbourne delivery software start-up Swift has seen fast growth in the US, taking on loads of clients including a couple of medical marijuana distributors

Start-up hub River City Labs, recently opened applications to be part of 2015's second edition of high profile QLD start-up investment event, RiverPitch

Five first time entrepreneurs recently presented their business plan to 60 business leaders after their successful completion of the Spark Program

LegalVision, an disruptive online law firm targeting Aussie SMEs, was crowned the 2015 ALPMA/InfoTrack Thought Leadership Award winner, ahead of 3 finalists

Over 400,000 small businesses in Australia are in need of cash flow finance and eBroker is looking to help them find unsecured business loans easier

New toy retailer is an education superstore featuring over 3,000 toys and resources which have been selected by the site’s specialist team




Liz Wald, Vice President of International for has been terrifically successful raising funds through the crowd model. She secured a USD4 million national health grant for muscular dystrophy by biking across the United States. She has also illuminated some interesting data that will help us to unravel why some crowd-funding efforts do well and why others die a slow death. There are five steps she has discovered that will dramatically increase the odds of a successful funding campaign.


The world is littered with products that do little more than cover their cost, and underpaid service industry professionals. But there are some entrepreneurs who set their own prices and receive what they ask with apparent ease. Steve Major teaches you how to become one of these entrepreneurs in this 8-step infographic.