Friday 7 September
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This week saw the conclusion of the IFA trade show in Berlin, the annual tech jamboree that introduces the latest cutting edge gadgets for public viewing.
Amid the offerings aimed at gamers and TV addicts, there were a few gems well-suited for the start-up entrepreneurial market.
Today, we pick out five of the best devices on show at IFA for Australian business owners.
There’s also another example of an Aussie venture having to head to the US after failing to land funding at home – this time it’s Adelaide property inspection start-up Happy Inspector.
Social media mishaps: Why businesses should think twice before cracking jokes online Catriona Pollard CP Communications founder
An ‘opportunity-hunting’ generation: Here's what millennial workers need and want Karen Gately Corporate Dojo founder
Spilling the beans: Why inviting someone to 'grab a coffee' is disingenuous and unnecessary Sue Parker DARE Group founder
Why success is simple, motivational speakers suck and Eye of The Tiger is dead to me Ian Whitworth Scene Change co-founder
How Emily McWaters manages her Sydney-based business from Kangaroo Island Emily McWaters The Hamper Emporium chief
Why 'Orwellian' performance monitoring is crucial to building an ethical company culture Michael Kodari Kodari Securities chief