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  • Above All human is back, and it’s time to get excited for it

    Above all human is back this year, and it’s a conference to be excited for. If you attended in 2016, you’d know that Above All Human is quite the event and different from other tech conferences. “A day of insights and inspiration from the world’s most innovative minds.” Above All Human is for anyone who… Read more »

  • Pitch Perfect: Entries open to make your great business idea a reality

    Mums & Co’s MPowered Pitch Competition offers a $34,000 plus prize pool Sitting on a goldmine of a concept a la Uber or Airbnb? Needing funding and guidance? Then take note: Mums & Co’s Mpowered Pitch Competition is calling for entries from business-minded women with a great business idea they want to get off the ground. Only 2.2%* of… Read more »

  • Young Starters’ Competition Supporting Young Entrepreneurs

    Following its success last year, the Advanced Queensland’s Young Starters’ Competition returns with up to $45,000 worth of prizes for Queenslanders aged 15 – 24 years old who want to launch or take their business idea to the next level. The competition is aimed at helping Queensland young entrepreneurs to build business skills and develop… Read more »

  • Forget Facebook & Google Ads, The Sticky Handshake launches local small business social networking tool

    The Sticky Handshake, is launching today a revolutionary new referral solution for time-poor small business owners across Australia, who have failed to win new business from Google and Facebook advertising and find industry networking time-consuming, expensive and daunting. Aimed at locally focused small businesses of all kinds including start-ups, legal, financial services or real estate… Read more »

  • $100,000 Scholarship Fund launches to help close the gap for women in tech

    A new Women in Tech Scholarship Fund will help break down the barriers to entry for women into the technology space, and provide the insights and skills needed for female entrepreneurs and women returning to work to advance in a tech industry. Tech Ready Women and Academy Xi have partnered together to create this $100,000 opportunity to ultimately see… Read more »

  • Early stage startups can rejoice as Blackbird Ventures just raised $225 million

    Tech startups can rejoice as investments might be coming your way. Sydney-based venture capital firm Blackbird Ventures, which invests in tech startups, just raised $225 million for their third fund. The third fund was led by Melbourne-based superannuation fun Hostplus, their existing community of 100 individuals (mainly technology founders) along with First State Super. The… Read more »