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Melbourne rock musician turned entrepreneur launches program to support startup founders get the digital...

Non-technical entrepreneurs can feel on the back foot when it comes to launching and scaling startups. Sam Hemphill’s Tech for Non-Tech Founders sets out to change that.

Orora is bringing real time tracking to Australia’s fruits and veggies in transit

Australian packaging company, Orora Limited is introducing an innovative cold-chain monitoring system called Xsense® to Australia, from Israel-based BT9

Australians are very interested in adopting smartwatches but are still holding back because of...

Over 50 per cent of Australians recently surveyed plan to eventually own a smartwatch; the reluctance to buy now is mainly caused by confusion and cost

Mobile Embrace continues its international expansion launching into the UAE, Hong Kong, Singapore and...

Mobile Embrace recently rolled out its cloud-based performance marketing tech into Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates right after Singapore and Malaysia

This tech and logistics startup has raised $4.5 million in a new funding round

Parcelpoint, one of Australia’s largest national extended-hours network of local delivery, pickup and returns locations, has secured a $4.5 million raise in...

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).

New report: Australian businesses are losing staff over lack of future opportunities

Most interestingly, the report found top reasons for voluntary resignation were factors all within organisations’ control and could be prevented. 79% of staff left to seek new challenges, 58% resigned due to limited career advancement, and 46% left over insufficient financial reward

An upcoming hackathon is determined to empower more women in Australian tech

Australian start-up incubator Tech Pilot Fund are hosting a weekend-long hackathon event in Sydney with a difference. The event is the initiative of Tech Pilot Fund founder and CEO Simon Anquetil to help foster a healthy start-up scene in Australia and reinforce the crucial role of women in the tech industry.

This Sydney-based cancer research startup has won the Good Design Award of the Year

Emerging Australian life sciences company Inventia, which is working to help find a cure for cancer, has won the top prize at...

This Melbourne start-up has made Dominos’ delivery tracking app a reality for all local...

Melbourne delivery software start-up, Swift launched their delivery management software that enables any business that delivers to offer real-time delivery tracking of their items.

Queensland’s $864 billion property market goes digital, transactions can now be securely finalised online

Buying and selling property is about to get a whole lot easier in Queensland. Property exchange can now be finalised online via the PEXA platform.

This medical cannabis startup has appointed a top cancer doctor as CMO

An emerging player in the Australian medicinal cannabis market, Greenfield MC, has established a team of leaders from the medical and...

4.6 million Australian jobs may be at risk within the decade – new StartupAUS...

"The paper highlights the extensive economic benefits of building innovation hubs which have powerful multiplier effects. There’s a lot at stake here - if we get it right, we’ll be able to capitalise on it"

Small businesses in Australia are not feeling so sunny in 2017, says new research

The survey of more than 600 small business owners across the country revealed that one in two (50 per cent) respondents are not satisfied with the government’s management of the Australian economy.

La Trobe launches new program to help Victorian businesses adapt to COVID-19

The COVID-19 Industry Response Program is a joint initiative developed in partnership with Investible, a leading early-stage investment firm that specialises in entrepreneurial and business development.

New online training to protect Aussie businesses from costly compliance breaches

Once only available to large businesses with a big training budget, CourseGenius makes online training, legally compliant and tailored for Australian workplaces, accessible to businesses of all sizes.

Do you want to improve your business relationships? Send an emoji! [INFOGRAPHIC]

A study by smartphone maker, OPPO has found that a quarter of Aussie professionals are regularly communicating using Emojis in the workplace, and it’s having a positive impact on their relationships.

On-demand workers are on track to make up 20% of Aussie businesses’ workforce

Close to 80% of the businesses surveyed said they are currently experiencing a skills gap and more than half say they plan to increase their use of contract and freelance workers to fill those gaps.

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Do you hate having to hold your phone when watching videos? What if you...

HeadPal is a clever, new smartphone accessory which allows users to view media without the inconvenience of having to hold or balance their smartphone

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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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