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Thursday, 4 February 2016

Global fintech giant Spotcap secures $50 million investment as it looks to expand presence in Australia

Managing director in Australia Lachlan Heussler says the investment lends credibility to online lending and fintechs in Australia. by Denham Sadler

How overhearing a conversation in a Harvey Norman store inspired Toby Strong to create $5 million coffee pod business Podpac

SmartCompany spoke to Strong to find out how he managed to get his products stocked in Coles, Woolworths, Harvey Norman and The Good Guys, and why he recommends not writing down a business plan. by Broede Carmody

Monday, 1 February 2016

How Slack was created from a failed computer game

One of the world’s fastest growing startups was created by accident. by Dinushi Dias

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Monday, 25 January 2016

How this Melbourne startup formed an alliance with Microsoft and grew its traffic by 500% in one day

This startup had the tech giant in its sights from day one when it was designing and naming its product. by Dinushi Dias

Friday, 22 January 2016

How Gary Tramer is using his neuroscience degree to build $1 million direct sales company LeadChat

Like many new businesses, LeadChat was born out of its founders seeing a clear gap in the market. by Ronelle Richards

A serial entrepreneur on the scariest decision he’s ever made and how it paid off

Serial entrepreneur Christian Mischler had a secure job with food delivery platform Foodpanda when he made the scariest decision of his life. by Dinushi Dias

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

FivePointFour founder Ben Doolan reveals how he turned a passion for fitness and nutrition into a $15 million business

Doolan started his healthy eating business while he was still at university in 2012. Today, the Queenslander’s company boasts 15,000 customers and over 100,000 Facebook fans. by Broede Carmody

Friday, 15 January 2016

Meet David Strangis and Anthony Sacco, the best friends who turned affordable fashion into $8 million business Bronze Snake

The school friends will soon see the business they founded while still teenagers turn 10 years old. by Ronelle Richards

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