Tuesday 31 January
Monday, January 30, 2012/
Today on StartupSmart, we take a look at whether you’ve really got what it takes to become an entrepreneur.
While the economic uncertainty may put off some from starting up, the character, skills and savvy of entrepreneurs remains the main determining factor of success.
So, how do you rate as a potential business builder? Take our in-depth quiz today and see how you fare.
Elsewhere, serial investor Tony Faure explains what start-up experience you need to look for in a mentor and we profile Parcel Champs, a web start-up that is looking to provide an innovative twist to mail deliveries.
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
The 10 most unemployable job titles on LinkedIn 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