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Friday, 31 July 2015

Three lessons that can be simply magic for small business

Vinh Giang is a magician and entrepreneur who founded the online business Encyclopedia of Magic, which now has 48,000 users. by Cara Waters
 

Thursday, 30 July 2015

Turkish delight as staff awarded $36.8 million in bonuses after sale

The employees of a Turkish online food business yelled with joy after the chief executive of the company handed them bonuses totalling $36.8 million earlier this year. by Renee Thompson
 

Thursday, 23 July 2015

Women would-be entrepreneurs afraid to leap? Hardly

Women are starting businesses at twice the rate of men, according to Small Business Minister Bruce Billson. And they’re much quicker than men to take the leap. by Angela Priestley
 

Thursday, 16 July 2015

Female speaker ideas for the tech start-up conference that's struggling to find women

Earlier this week, our sister publication StartupSmart reported that SydStart, one of the country's largest startup conferences, has announced its first round of ten speakers, all of whom are men. by Angela Priestley
 

Thursday, 9 July 2015

“Don’t feed the troll”: 11 tips on how to embrace technology in your business

If your small business is among those in Australia actively fighting technology, you’re getting in your own way. by Rebecca Colquhoun
 

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

The one thing your team really needs from you

You need to leave parent/child modes of behaviour at home and not bring them to the workplace. by Pollyanna Lenkic
 

#Lovewins for US photographer whose small business went viral after stoush over his rainbow photo update

A wedding photographer in the US has had his business put squarely on the map, thanks to a Facebook post about marriage equality that has gone viral. by Eloise Keating
 

Monday, 29 June 2015

What if your manager's work could be replaced with an algorithm?

As new organisational forms emerge, much managerial administration undertaken by large organisations is being shown to be a waste of time and money. by John Rice
 

Monday, 29 June 2015

Family businesses get the female factor

You're more likely to find a man named Peter than a woman at the helm of our largest companies. But away from the big corporates, things are starting to look different. by Angela Priestley
 

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