Growing

Tired of running a side hustle? It’s time to step up

Top tips from the 2019 Victorian Telstra Small Business Woman I am an accidental entrepreneur. My grand plan was to provide home visit physiotherapy to...

Five things you need to know before selling overseas

The advancement of technology has radically changed the way that consumers browse for items and make purchases. Shopping online for items overseas has become...

How Kylie Jenner changed the FRANKII SWIM brand

Rebecca Klodinskly is the designer and director behind Aussie swimwear sensation FRANKII SWIM which in five short years has become a highly sought-after and internationally...

Ombudsman supports Business Growth Fund for high growth SMEs

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO), Kate Carnell today welcomed the announcement of an Australian Business Growth Fund, a recommendation in...

When businesses are born global

Byline: Karen Reddington, President, Asia Pacific, FedEx Express Traditionally, small businesses began in one’s backyard – selling to friends and neighbours. As these small businesses grew...

Entrepreneur tips for scaling your online business

Amy McWaters is the COO of The Hamper Emporium and is responsible for the day-to-day operations and logistics of the company, while ensuring customer satisfaction....

Advice for young wanna-be entrepreneurs from Peta Shulman

When Peta Shulam was only 25 when she came up with the simple concept of sampling health foods. Her passion for finding these products led...

6 tips for building millions in revenue

Former HR Manager, James Trenerry turned a $40,000 debt into a successful KX Pilates franchise enterprise, generating a revenue stream of $2.5 million. Here...

Crowdfunding tips from Audeara headphones founder

Dr James Fielding founded Audeara Headphones in 2014 with Dr Chris Jeffrey - two doctors who saw patients with hearing issues and decided to...

Going global with your business  

Julia Christie, the innovator and designer of the multi-award-winning baby nail trimmer - the Nail Snail, has recently expanded her business outside of Australia...

How to choose the right person to run your business

Business owners that are looking to take a step back from their business need to find the right person to run it, which can...

Meet YQueue: the new competition for Uber Eats and Deliveroo

A new food ordering app called YQueue is set to launch on the Gold Coast in May. The recent start up has seen a...

LVLY Co-Founder Hannah Spilva discusses the biggest challenges entrepreneurial women face

LVLY is an Australian start up that has become the Uber of gift giving since it was founded by Hannah Spilva and Verity Tuck...

Female investors support One Roof’s expansion in Melbourne

Female only co-working space One Roof has secured investment from female investors to secure their next premise in Melbourne. Sheree Rubinstein, CEO of One Roof,...

How three small Victoria brands grew from social media

More and more small businesses are growing their brands using online platforms and building presence, following and revenue. The power of social media was something...

Waddle secures $4M in Series A funding

Online lender and invoice finance solution company, Waddle, yesterday announced it has secured AUD$4 million in Series A funding. The funding round was secured...

People power: why your employees are pivotal to a cracking customer experience

Commentary around ‘customer experience’ has not been in short supply in the Australian business media of late. Take a deep dive into the topic...

Five top tips for freelancers to win more work online

How to score the clients you want.

Week in review

Best news snippets of the week.

Four tips for raising early stage capital

Know when to cut your losses if an investor is not committing.