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The Malcolm Turnbull effect: Renewed interest in innovation at NSW Parliament House summit

About 120 Aussie CEOs, COO, innovators and venture capitalists converged on NSW Parliament House for the Unstoppables' inaugural Innovation Australia summit

How to zig when everyone else is zagging, with Julio De Laffitte [CHEAT SHEET]

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.

A new impact investment fund is raising $100 million for socially and environmentally conscious...

The future is looking very bright for Australian entrepreneurs that are doing good for society or the environment with a recently announced $100 million...

Business Lessons from Antarctica Part #1: How to recover from a ‘kick in the...

I met Jeff Wilson moments after a huge defeat. Sixty minutes into our 90 minute flight across the Drake passage, the captain delivered a grim message. The fog had returned. The window had closed. It was no longer safe to land and we would be returning to Punta Arenas. In the words of Jeff, 'nature had kicked us in the nuts'. So, what has this to do with business?

Want to visit Antarctica with 117 other entrepreneurs? Does a walrus like the cold!...

The most exciting entrepreneurial ventures seem to be those that are born by chance. Imagine two mates -- two highly successful entrepreneurs -- having a...

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5 Ways to get more out of your coffee shop meetings...

Far too much time is wasted in coffee shop meetings. More often than not, the conversation falls off topic, interruptions cause distractions and, before you know it, the meeting is over and you’ve achieved nothing. That’s what Antony Gaddie calls a Coffee and Doughnut meeting. You get a coffee and… zero. He’s the founder of Green Ant Marketing and he shared with us (over coffee) five things that you can do to help you make the most of your coffee shop meetings.

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HOW TO RECRUIT THE BEST PEOPLE with Sam Chandler

Plenty of recruitment agencies have tallied the numbers and found that the average dud hire will cost an organisation between $50,000 and $70,000, factoring...

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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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