Jen Storey wrote a new post, How much sleep does an entrepreneur need? [VIDEO] 4 days ago
It’s a good question, right? It’s Friday morning and maybe you’re tired right now?
We hear of great leaders, Churchill among them, who only have four hours sleep a night.
You’ve probably said it yourself, […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, Vale Leonard Nimoy: an inspiration to entrepreneurs 5 days, 20 hours ago
Are all entrepreneurs Star Trek fans? Probably not.
But many are. Why?
Because Spock made it ok to be different. Nimoy’s portrayal of Spock touched the lives of many. It was ok to be an alien (or to feel […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, What do you say when asked: “What do you do?” [VIDEO] 3 weeks, 1 day ago
This can often be a tricky situation for an entrepreneur.
Can you say outright that you’re an entrepreneur? Especially if your company is a startup and you’re yet to make your mark on the industry? Does your […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, 15 year old’s simple invention to change Alzheimers patient’s lives [VIDEO] 1 month ago
What were you doing at 15?
Buying Duran Duran albums? Maybe it was Pearl Jam? Perhaps it was Lady Gaga.
Did you invent a sensory device that will immediately alert the carers of Alzheimers patients of their […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, Facebook outage: Some of the funniest tweets I could be bothered to find during the chaos 1 month, 1 week ago
Yes, it’s happened again. Facebook had an outage.
So did Instagram and Tinder. Apparently.
There are rumours of a DDOS attack being the cause, but it’s been about an hour or so, and Facebook is back […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, How an 11 year old inventor found a better way [VIDEO] 3 months, 3 weeks ago
It’s almost Summer in Australia. And, that means one of two things: either fires or floods. Or, maybe both.
Four years ago, my parents lost everything in the flooding in regional Queensland. This was the same […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, How to create an insanely successful viral video [VIDEO] 4 months ago
They’ve done it again.
The band that began as a YouTube phenomenon with its one-take video of the band members dancing on treadmills are back.
And this time, they’ve used umbrellas, gyro-unicycles and yet […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, Imagine being able to see the unseen via your smart phone [VIDEO] 5 months, 1 week ago
A startup in the U.S. is doing just this – bringing thermal imagining to the smart phone.
For a neat US$199, you can get a small attachment for your iOS or Android device and see what your eyes […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, How to influence people to do what you need them to do [VIDEO] 6 months ago
I’m all for hacking the behaviour of people and, of companies. Especially big companies.
There are some very simple ways to influence people to do what you need them to do. And, in all honesty, most of these […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, How a great video can sell almost anything, even a crappy car [VIDEO] 7 months, 1 week ago
David Johns set out to sell his crappy 1999 Holden Barina.
He thought the best way to showcase this awesome vehicle was not to write a witty and entertaining Gumtree or eBay ad. That’s been done.
Johns went […]
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Jen Storey wrote a new post, Expedia makes $700 million take over bid made for Wotif 8 months ago
Travel booking giant Expedia has made a $700 million take over offer for Expedia.
With Wotif’s falling revenues, the offer has been deemed attractive by its Board. The company announced a $43 million profit for […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, I am flummoxed by Ikea’s decision to force the closure of IkeaHackers 8 months ago
To fill you in, IkeaHackers is a site that showcases how people have taken standard Ikea products, and hacked them into something else.
And, when I say hacked, I don’t always mean cut stuff up […]
Jen Storey and Cecile Ferre are now friends 8 months, 1 week ago
Jen Storey wrote a new post, Behind the headlines, this is what it feels like when a startup fails 8 months, 1 week ago
You’ll remember Nikki Durkin from 99Dresses. Every business and startup publication praised her success, her goals and guts as she built her business.
But, 99Dresses is no more.
We’ve written before about <a href="http://anthillonline.com/fail-learn-flearn-tweet-it-post-it-and-most-importantly-share-it/" title="#flearning – tweet it, post it…[Read more]
Jen Storey and Dominic Collins are now friends 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Jen Storey wrote a new post, WeTeachMe and ECAL tied winners in the first ever Big Pitch! 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Last night, Federation Square in Melbourne was host to five eager startups vying for the attention of the crowd of over 300 and, The Big Pitch judges.
The startups were competing to receive funding of up to $5 […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, This is quite possibly the best World Cup ad ever [VIDEO] 8 months, 3 weeks ago
First up, I will admit I don’t have a lot of interest in the World Cup.
I consider Moss from the IT Crowd to be my kindred spirit when it comes to the World Cup.
But, I know people travelling to Brazil for […]
Jen Storey wrote a new post, Why does this bit of Coke advertising have the potential to change the world? [VIDEO] 8 months, 3 weeks ago
We’ve discussed Coke’s advertising many times on Anthill.
This ad comes from Leo Burnett in Columbia. And, it’s more than an ad.
I’ll say straight up that this invention is awesome but, that I also have a […]