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How new research is helping businesses harness the power of creativity

Researchers at Manchester Business School have now found a way to de-mystify creativity. Their goal is to make creativity in business more than just a catch phrase, or pipe-dream, but an applicable and achievable reality.

These two Melbourne start-ups have teamed up to deliver your groceries within the hour

On-demand delivery service Swift has announced a new partnership with online grocer Grocery Butler. The two Melbourne based start-ups have teamed up in an effort...

And the award goes to: South Australian entrepreneurs at Flinders’ latest eNVIes Awards Ceremony

Recently, six up and coming South Australian entrepreneurs had a turn at delivering the pitch of a lifetime. The eNVIes, a showcase from Flinder's New...

3D printing is out of the closet and fuelling a new generation of entrepreneurs

It is strange how things work out. I have been using rapid prototyping for over 25 years. I've spent that time educating and encouraging my...

Want to raise your profile and attract opportunities? Just ask, “What would a masterchef...

If you've ever lost a big contract or project to a competitor, you'll know the true meaning of commercial frustration. Sure, we all deal with...

Influencer martketplace theright.fit scoops the 2018 Mumbrella Award for Innovation

theright.fit is a two sided marketplace for creative talent and influencers, making it easy, efficient and cost effective for brands to book campaigns, from TVCs, print campaigns, events and social media executions.

Tired of watching YouTube online? Try the complete YouTube collection, now available on DVD...

No more having to wait for buffering with your patchy download, you can watch your YouTube videos instantly, direct from your shiny, new DVD collection!

Survey: high-net-worth individuals are looking to invest in private companies

With business and consumer confidence languishing, it would be logical to think that investor confidence would be similarly depressed. However, according to a recent survey of 4,169 Australian investors conducted by Wholesale Investor, investor sentiment is buoyant.

Who’s the fairest of them all? Australia’s iPowow provides live, online voting during beauty...

IPowow, a Sydney-based interactive media company that has made its mark in international sports and entertainment, ventured down the runway this past weekend, giving viewers of the Miss USA pageant a chance to express their opinions in real time.

AgriWebb secures $14 million investment to transform the future of digital agriculture

With the FarmWizard acquisition, AgriWebb is positioned to develop a more advanced farm management product suite that will consolidate FarmWizard’s dairy and individual animal management functionality with AgriWebb’s existing cloud-based livestock herd management software.

The man behind (inside?) Elmo confirms the fun of chasing your dreams

We've spoken lately -- and controversially -- about entrepreneurship as art. Creating something out of nothing and making it beautiful -- that's the prime directive. Not accumulating money. We were reminded of business-as-art when we saw this trailer for a documentary about the man behind (inside?) "Sesame Street" superstar Elmo.

Approach the cloud the right way or you will fall from the sky with...

The cloud is arguably the biggest revolution in organisational capability in history. Cloud computing, ubiquitous wireless networks and a broad range of low-cost networked...

The Australian Turf Club now uses cashless pub app Clipp so you might find...

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) has become the first multi-outlet sporting venue in Australia to implement mobile payment application, Clipp. This is great news for...

Queensland funding, Artesian Venture Partners deal puts ilab on perfect orbit

ilab has scored a twin win over the past week. Queensland’s largest incubator and technology accelerator, established in 2000, won an additional two years of...

Experience the latest in Australian entrepreneurship at the 5th annual National Angel Investor Conference

The National Angel Conference 2012 provides an opportunity to meet experienced national and international Angel Investors and entrepreneurs and hear about the latest industry trends and investment opportunities.

The five creative startups at the forefront of fashion at Creative Enterprise Australia

With Australia’s fashion industry now worth $28.5 billion, QUT Creative Enterprise Australia’s Fashion Accelerator covers a hole in the industry when it comes to fashion tech.

Lose your office suit for a black belt in start-up entrepreneurship judo

Are you a corporate employee with entrepreneurial aspirations? Well then, this should be of interest to you. Start-up incubator program Corporate to Freedom will...

Adelaide bus commuters get free wireless entertainment platform

Margaret Thatcher once remarked that anybody over the age of 30 who used a bus could consider themselves a failure. Now, Adelaide commuters might be clamouring over one another to get on the bus thanks to a new free mobile entertainment platform.

This bloke is behind one of the most successful Australian tech start-ups that you...

29-year-old Mat Peterson has loved programming and apps ever since he was just a child. “My father had a solid understanding of programming and he...

A cooking show like you’ve never seen before, but you’ll be glad you watched...

First up, you need to know two things about this cooking show. 1. It's a parody. It's as massive parody of every damn cooking show...

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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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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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