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Ethan Fleming, 24, is the founder and CEO of Get Going

University vs starting a business: 4 insights from this 24-year old entrepreneur on what...

As a 24-year old entrepreneur who has spent the last three years working around the clock to build my business, here are four practical insights I hope will assist those considering going out on their own. Is founding a business really for you? Is now the right time?

Australia’s Gen Z is eager to find success as creative and social entrepreneurs

Gen Z rank starting a social media-based business as the best pathway to success, followed by networking or launching a start-up, according to the second chapter of NAB’s whitepaper, Rethink Success.

The hunt is on for the world’s brightest design entrepreneurs, are you one?

Good Design Australia and business accelerator CtechBA have launched Design Entrepreneur Awards, open to innovative designers, engineers and entrepreneurs

What can Mark Zuckerberg wearing the same T-shirt everyday teach you about managing your...

Ever wondered why Steve Jobs wore jeans and a black turtleneck or why Mark Zuckerberg wears a grey t-shirt and black hoodie daily? Heather Smith shares why

Business with attitude: 9 lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Straight Outta Compton

Weddingbuzz co-founder Phil Usher recently watched Straight Outta Compton, a biopic about legendary rap group N.W.A and saw 9 lessons entrepreneurs can pick

Check out when Facebook had just 100,000 users [VIDEO]

About 11 years ago, a young Mark Zuckerberg appeared on CNBC to talk about getting people online. Back then, it was called The Facebook. He...

Why does Zuckerberg wear the same thing every day? [VIDEO]

Or Steve Jobs for that matter? Zuckerberg wears a grey t-shirt, sometimes a hoodie. Jobs is known for his black turtleneck shirts. Why do they do...

Words of wisdom from Zuckerberg: what made the time right for Facebook? [VIDEO]

In this video, Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook has an open discussion about the early days of Facebook. The first question is most interesting....

Zuckerberg stars in Facebook Home ad … and, the ad tells it like it...

So many were expecting Facebook to launch a phone. Instead, Facebook launched software that commandeered your phone and made it, well, into exactly what is shown in this ad.

How to become a wizard of the future. Why everyone needs to know how...

For anyone who has ever coded anything, you will know that smug sense of self satisfaction that you get when it actually works. That sense of achievement. The sense that you created something.

Facebook Graph Search explained. What it means for you, privacy and, your business [VIDEO]

Lots of industry pundits were expecting Facebook to announce it was releasing its own phone today, despite the fact that the company has long denied it was working on any such thing. What the company has been working on is a search function that works within Facebook.

Not really Australia’s Zuckerbergs, but give Kondoot’s founders an ear

Kondoot calls itself the world’s “first integrated, social live video platform.” It's founders are being referred to as the Australian Zuckerbergs. It's heading for a humble $10 million share offering on the ASX. So, what's it really all about?

Missed out on the Facebook IPO? There’s another way to get in on the...

So, you reckon the Facebook share price will plummet further? Want to make a bet? No, I mean really. Do you want to make a bet? Bookmaker Tom Waterhouse is taking bets on just how low the Facebook stock price will go by the end of 2012.

Facebook’s noble role as an intelligence-gathering tool for the CIA

Facebook has so many marvelous uses. It allows us to keep in touch with our agrarian roots (yay, Farmville!). It shores up our faulty...

The Evolution of Business Movies, Part 6: The Social Network

What can’t be denied is the film's assertion that the business world is now the domain of Gen-Y entrepreneurs, who have the smarts and creativity to bring their billion-dollar ideas to life. Spurred on by the success of Steve Jobs and Bill Gates, young men such as Zuckerberg have created successful businesses all through the typing of code on a computer screen.

Over Facebook? Kick your over-sharing mates and persistently poking boss to the curb. Social...

Ah Facebook. You’ve turned mum into a serial over-sharer, the boss into a persistent poker, and Mark Zuckerberg keeps pimping your private deets from atop of his 18 carat Captain Kirk replica chair. But still, you heart social media and all the lolz it brings. So what’s the alternative? Maybe, just maybe, it’s new Aussie start-up Family HQ.

Preview released for Mark Zuckerberg movie

It was only a matter of time. Columbia Pictures has adapted the story of Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of Facebook, to create The Social Network, due for US release in October. However, it's likely to face stiff competition, with the Middle Men due for release in August. Yup, it's another tale of internet fame and fortune 'based on a real story' -- the 'invention' of ecommerce.

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How to zig when everyone else is zagging, with Julio De...

Why is it that some business owners appear impervious to business obstacles and upsets? In some cases, it seems that it’s the obstacles that drive certain personality types to success. In this CHEAT SHEET, we share five ways of thinking to respond to INDUSTRY, ECONOMIC, BRAND, SOCIETAL and PERSONAL shifts.

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Inbound Marketing Reloaded with James Tuckerman [FREE REPORT]

Leads always must come before sales. Then, it’s your job to build trust, educate, create rapport and demonstrate why your product and service is better than the alternatives. However, the tools at your disposal to achieve these outcomes -- to connect with strangers, to convert them to suspects, then prospects, then customers -- are constantly changing. That’s why we created this cheat sheet. To re-visit traditional inbound marketing strategies, and offer some helpful tactics to help ‘old school’ organisations embrace ‘new world’ tactics and strategies.

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New Zealand’s Xero eyes US IPO, further disruption as subscribers increase...

Xero recently held its annual meeting in Wellington, during which the company revealed some interesting details about its future. As has been widely suspected, the...

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