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Why ICOs changed my mind about startup funding and how to master your pitch

Whether you’re looking to do an ICO or traditional funding, the mastery of being able to deliver a succinct, informative and compelling elevator pitch is essential to getting the right people interested in you.

ingogo closes $12 million Series C funding round making it the second largest equity...

Australian taxi app and integrated mobile payment provider ingogo recently successfully closed a $12 million Series C funding round, ahead of its plans to...

Franklyn Scholar, an Anthill Cool Company, honoured again for entrepreneurship

We so enjoy seeing winners of Anthill awards receive accolades elsewhere. Not that we're surprised, of course. It's simply gratifying to see other arbiters of business acumen rise to our level of discernment and taste. And so it is for Ernst & Young, which recently announced its Entrepreneur of the Year Southern region awards.

Aged care tech startup Conpago eyes $1m investment injection after StartCon win

Conpago, based in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley, integrates technology and the daily habits of elderly people with appliances that let them remain connected with their family while also creating a social health monitoring solution.

7 tips every entrepreneur should know about raising capital for a second venture

Even if you have a strong track record of business success, sourcing funding that fits your needs and goals isn’t easy. Doubly so if you are already running a business that absorbs your attention around the clock. You simply don’t have the time to play games or make rookie errors.

Here are 7 digital marketing trends your business needs to pay attention to in...

The new year is here, and digital marketing is more advanced and innovative than ever before. It is very likely that the strategies you used last year won’t be effective in 2019.

Marketing is like dating: how to take your prospects from Tinder to ‘Netflix and...

Marketing is much like dating. There are a series of steps and events that must take place in order for a relationship to develop and get more serious.

The lost interview with Steve Jobs: a must watch for every entrepreneur [VIDEO]

It still seems a little impossible to believe that Steve Jobs died just over two years ago. Regardless of what you think of him as...

6 questions SME owners should ask themselves in order to fight off cyber attacks

If well known brands are attacked and breached, how can smaller organisations defend themselves? Does it mean that SMEs face even greater risk? And if it does, what can the smaller entities do about it?

What do Aussie startup founders think about the newly announced 2019 budget?

Australian treasurer Josh Frydenberg recently delivered his inaugural budget speech for the financial year 2019/2020. However, this speech was...

In Venture Capital, it’s all about the People

The acknowledged power law in VC suggests that only one in ten venture funded startups will achieve the 10x return profile...

This eCommerce logistics provider is forecasting that online shopping growth will drive product prices...

On the back of new research, leading parcel delivery service CouriersPlease (CP) forecasts that the online shopping industry will have a greater focus...

Exporting IP… trader beware

The US-Australia Free Trade agreement has got everyone talking. Like it or loathe it, smart companies are reading the fine print. They are doing...

This Aussie-founded investment tech platform has pulled in $11 million from US investors to...

Investment technology platform Jacobi Inc. has announced it has raised $11m AUD from prominent US investors.  The capital raised...

The purpose over profit paradox: 5 tips to implement a purpose-fueled culture

Fun fact: the most profitable are generally not the most ‘profit focused’. Why? Because they prioritise purpose over financial gain.

Are you in the aged care business? Here are technology tips for caregivers and...

Technology is advancing at a very fast pace nowadays. Every day, a new app or tool is developed to make a certain facet of our daily lives either easier or more enjoyable.

Opportunity and timing the entrepreneurial key for Australian green energy leadership

It is no secret that Australia is extremely fortunate to be located among the greatest renewable energy resources on the planet with its unique combination of solar, wind, tidal and geothermal energy.

Challenger telco ReadiiTel smashes its equity crowdfunding target with Equitise

The Melbourne telecommunications and managed Information Technology (IT) business founded by former Telstra employee Daniel Li is a first mover in the disruptive telco space and a challenger to existing players in the marketplace such as Telstra, Vocus, Dodo, TPG and Optus.
Don Hesh, CEO of Introducer

Business loans marketplace Introducer.com.au wins $10K funding from Catalysr’s pre-accelerator program

Introducer, Australia’s only after hours supported business loans marketplace has been selected as one of two startups to receive $10,000 funding from Catalysr.
Clipchamp CEO Alex Dreiling

Clipchamp raises $13.2m in Series A to empower the world’s creatives with its next-generation...

Global video creation platform Clipchamp, Inc. has announced it has raised $13.2 million in a Series A funding round to deliver on its vision of making the creation of beautiful video content accessible to creatives and enterprises.

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Strategic Alliances with Simone Novello [FREE INFOGRAPHIC]

Have you heard the often touted claim that the average lifespan of a business is two years? Have you ever wondered why that is? Often, it’s because, in the rush and intensity of starting up, business owners get caught up in day-to-day op-erations and overlook fast growth opportunities, like strategic partnerships. In this FREE INFOGRAPHIC, Simone Novello helps to answer your three most common questions about how to harness the power of... FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS.

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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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