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Entrepreneur as 3D chess

Thoughts of 3D Chess came to me the other day as I tried to explain to a friend the entrepreneurial process for designing and...

Anthill is turning 5!

It’s been five years of hard work, humour and ah-hah moments, peppered with the occasional embarrassing hiccup. So brush the cake crumbs off your...

30under30 – The winners (part 2)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Robert Castaneda Age: 28 Location: New South Wales Company/Role: CustomWare According to Robert...

30under30 – The winners (part 5)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Chris Saad Age: 26 Location: Queensland Company/Role: Faraday Media

30under30 – The winners (part 1)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Costa Anastasiadis Age: 29 Location: New South Wales Company/Role: Crust Pizza

30under30 June/July 2008

They collectively turnover hundreds of millions of dollars each year, yet some are barely out of university. They are proud to be Australian but...

30under30 – The winners (part 6)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Tobi Skovron Age: 27 Location: Victoria Company/Role: co-founder Pup-Pee Solutions

30under30 – The winners (part 4)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Damien Moriarty Age: 27 Location: Northern Territory Company/Role: Shamrock Homes A true entrepreneur, Darwin’s...

30under30 – The winners (part 3)

Meet Australia's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30 * The following profiles are not ranked. Damien Langley Age: 27 Location: Western Australia Company/Role: studentedge.com.au

Building online marketplaces

Building a marketplace is a lot simpler than it used to be. Once, you had to purchase a plot of land, subdivide it into...

24-hour podcast people

It’s tough to change the world from inside a middle-management corporate cubicle. So Cameron Reilly dropped out and tuned in, creating the world’s first podcast network. Having turned down venture funding, the only thing that Reilly wants to lend is your ears.

Crazy inventions: Chindogu

It's time to reach beyond the wayward solitary invention of a wayward solitary inventor to embrace an entire conceptual school of wayward invention: the artful Japanese science of Chindogu.

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All-terrain stroller: US patent 2,425,688

In these times of terror, you can never be too protected against the unexpected. But if your nerves are a little frayed these days, imagine...

Entrepreneurs… it's time to lighten up!

Ever wonder why people drift away from you at parties, just when you are explaining the most compelling element of your wonderful enterprise? Could it be that you take yourself a tad too seriously?

Entrepreneurs… it’s time to lighten up!

Ever wonder why people drift away from you at parties, just when you are explaining the most compelling element of your wonderful enterprise? Could it be that you take yourself a tad too seriously?

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BI-GOODNESS is a bi-monthly column dedicated to the quirky, generally funny and often dangerously impractical inventions and business concepts that occasionally come our way....

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BI-GOODNESS is a bi-monthly column dedicated to the quirky, generally funny and often  dangerously impractical inventions and business concepts that occasionally come our way. ...

The Entrepreneur vs. Venture Capitalist

A meeting of minds or clash of heads? It is little wonder that only a small proportion of investment proposals ever successfully attract venture capital....
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How to build a retail empire with James Webber [FREE REPORT]

Starting any new business is hard, but starting an online retail business is particularly hard. You see, this is one industry that combines technology, logistics and, of course, marketing – it’s a juggling act. To help us crack this hard nut, we sought the wisdom James Webber, CEO at Bookworld.

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The personal elevator pitch is an essential tool in the entrepreneur’s utility belt. Your pitch is also essential for success on the web, for placement on landing pages, in emails and blogs. The medium might change but rarely will the structure of an effective pitch. Antony Gaddie is the creator of “the Gaddie Pitch,” an internationally-renowned set of tactics designed to help business owners deliver an effective elevator pitch, time and time again.

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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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