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Friday, 18 September 2015

Fitness industry darling ClassPass to launch in Australia

Fast-growing fitness industry startup ClassPass is coming to Australia in a move that will shake up the local market. by Cara Waters

Monday, 14 September 2015

New app aims to gamify mental health strategies

Working as a mental health outreach worker for two years, David Bakker regularly encountered people who wanted to find ways to improve how they felt, but didn’t really know how to go about it. by Denham Sadler

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

The mining boom has left Australia unprepared for the “era of the entrepreneur”

Australia needs to prepare for the “era of the entrepreneur” by embracing new trends and encouraging cultural changes, a CSIRO principal scientist says. by Denham Sadler

Friday, 4 September 2015

Aussie record: Small business lender Prospa raises $60 million

The most important part of raising capital is making sure investors are properly aligned with your company, Prospa joint-CEO Beau Bertoli says. by Denham Sadler

Monday, 31 August 2015

Former PM Julia Gillard on STEM, diversity and how dragons and sharks encourage Aussies to be entrepreneurs

Making entrepreneurship more visible and embracing it as a part of Australian culture will encourage the next generation of Aussie innovators, according to former prime minister Julia Gillard. by Denham Sadler

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

How to innovate – one small win at a time

Disruptive innovation is everywhere it seems. It’s intoxicating, heady stuff as one technological change can seemingly transform an industry and lead to growth rates going through the roof. by Dr Ken Hudson

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Tuned Global a $5.1 million sound investment

Australian business-to-business white label digital music provider Tuned Global has scored a $5.1 million investment from venture capital firm Exto Partners. by Denham Sadler

Monday, 3 August 2015

Innovation centre opens in Melbourne’s east

The Eastern Innovation Business Centre (EIBC) in Clayton will be opening next week, and is still accepting applications for potential tenants. by Denham Sadler

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Singapore’s Frontier Ventures makes Expert360 its first Australian investment

Online consulting marketplace Expert360 has closed an oversubscribed Series A funding round of $4.1 million, marking the first time Singapore-based venture capital fund Frontier Ventures has invested in an Australian startup. by Denham Sadler
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