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todayWednesday, 4 March 2015

Jim Collins: 12 steps to taking your business from good to great

What separates the good companies from the great? by Eloise Keating
 

yesterdayWednesday, 4 March 2015

Mobile smarts: How Jonathan Grant helped create $2 million app developer Gridstone

The mantra: “Challenge – Accept it!” led Jonathan Grant to found app developer and mobile solutions provider Gridstone. by Eloise Keating
 

Eight things you didn’t know about new Myer chief executive Richard Umbers

Richard Umbers was catapulted into the top retail job in Australia yesterday with his appointment as chief executive of Myer. Here’s a list of eight things you didn’t know about him. by Cara Waters
 

Tuesday, 3 March 2015

What could a million women do? How Jo Burston is inspiring women in business

When Jo Burston was growing up, she had no exposure to entrepreneurship. She had never met any businesspeople and she was never told that she could start her own business one day. by Lucia Osborne-Crowley
 

Six pearls of wisdom from Warren Buffett’s 2015 letter to shareholders

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett published his eagerly anticipated annual letter to shareholders of his company Berkshire Hathaway this weekend. by Cara Waters
 

Monday, 2 March 2015

Bernie Brookes steps down as Myer CEO

Bernie Brookes has stepped down as the chief executive officer and managing director of Myer after close to nine years in the top job. by Eloise Keating
 

Friday, 27 February 2015

Why Atlassian founders Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes want you to give away 1% of your company

Two of Australia’s leading entrepreneurs are calling for Australian companies to follow in their footsteps and give 1% of their business to charity. by Eloise Keating
 

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Get your brand right first, or your business never will be

Far too often I am brought in to consult a board or CEO on the importance of their ‘brand’ — only to realise it is the last item on their priority list. by Amanda Rose
 

Shark Tank makes $2 million offer to entrepreneur: Five tips for pitching to sharks

Tech multi-millionaire Steve Baxter will offer a $2 million deal to one entrepreneur on the reality television show Shark Tank this Sunday. by Cara Waters
 

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