Monday 12 September
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Today on StartupSmart, we speak to Sun Connect founder Mark Tuke about how he has attempted to stand out in the crowded solar market.
As Tuke explains, with most of his competitors luring customers with low prices, his high-quality offering was a tough sell.
Fortunately, he stuck with his business’ proposition and reaped the rewards.
Elsewhere, our US-based Aussie Michael Giles has a warning about spending money before you’ve received it and mentor Tony Glenning explains how to convince an investor that you have a long-term proposition.
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