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Let’s talk: Entrepreneur

Today we are discussing the term "entrepreneur" and whether or not it's a term that is too loosely used. At Dynamic Business, we have...

How Virgin StartUp’s UK accelerator helped Peppermint’s founder strengthen her ‘Why’

Kelley Sheenan, the Brisbanite behind Peppermint – an independent fashion and lifestyle magazine with a focus on sustainability – recently returned from London where...

It’s time… to hand over the leadership reins

Some years ago, I was advising two of the most impressive entrepreneurs in the country. They had built an amazing national brand and were...

South Australian startup using AI to improve IVF wins “best idea” at global tech pitch comp

Leading entrepreneurial minds, including Sir Richard Branson and Steve Wozniak, have deemed a South Australian startup’s use of artificial intelligence to improve the success...

Tech startup advocate Annie Parker says global leadership award is recognition of her ethos

Fresh from being named ‘Most Progressive Workplace Leader’ at the 2017 Talent Unleashed Awards, startup ecosystem builder Annie Parker (CEO, Fishburners & Co-founder, muru-D)...

Let’s Talk: Leadership

At the helm of every great company is a great leader. Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk and Richard Branson... Home-grown heroes like Melanie Perkins, Scott...

Branson is Wrong: you CAN train for attitude

Richard Branson is right about many things...but he’s wrong about attitude. One of his famous observations was that “you can learn expertise and gain...

Maintaining Focus: The Illusion of Motivation

“Motivation” is the snake oil of modern society. These days, it seems like every half-decent public speaker and author is shelling out advice on...

Businesses underestimate costs of sending money overseas: TransferWise co-founder

Banks are overcharging and underserving small businesses when it comes to international money transfers, according to Taavet Hinrikus, Skype’s first-ever employee and the co-founder...

No entrepreneur is an island… but escaping to one could help your business

So, you’ve decided it’s time to innovate and level-up your business. You’ll need to brainstorm but confining yourself to a stuffy office cubicle is...

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What does the Budget mean for startups?

In what is being dubbed the "jobs budget" the 2020-21 Budget was the opportunity for the Morrison Government to lay out the...

Government backflips on RDTI cuts with a $2 billion boost

Last night, the Government announced a $2 billion investment into Research & Development Tax Incentives (RDTIs), scrapping a previously proposed $1.8 billion...

Female founders deem Budget ‘A step forward, but more to be done’

Whilst largely satisfied with the way the Budget has catered for women, female founders are saying there is room to create greater...

“The $1 trillion budget deficit”: Economists on the 2020-21 Budget

The 2020-21 Budget delivers the biggest Australian deficit since World War 2. The Government’s fiscal stimulus of $51 billion during the GFC...

Budget 2020-21: What’s in it for businesses?

This year, Australia will see a $213.7 billion deficit. “Our economic response has come at a significant cost,” said...

Josh Frydenberg’s full speech: Federal Budget 2020-21

This evening the Federal Budget will be announced by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg in Parliament House in Canberra. Having...

Federal Budget: Treasurer brings forward tax cuts, braces for large deficit

As the Federal Government hands down the "most important budget since World War II" this evening, Australians can expect to see further...

Can the battle over the US Supreme Court influence businesses beyond US borders?

The world has watched US politics this year with a mixture of dismay, amusement and confusion. One of the most controversial political...