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  • Level Up Conference 2018 is the boutique event you don’t want to miss

    Miss Collective is back again with their second Level Up Conference on March 15. Miss Collective is a group of professional women in the creative, advertising and marketing services industry that want to see women thrive in their work and careers. It was founded to help career women and those in small business achieve success… Read more »

  • Airbnb is stepping up their game for the next 10 years

    Airbnb is getting an upgrade, yes, the king advocate of sharing economy is taking themselves up another level. And trust me you would want to hear about this. “Airbnb for Everyone” Four new property types, new tiers, Airbnb collection, Superhost and guest membership program, those are just some things being introduced this time. Are you… Read more »

  • Bank of Queensland collaborating with River City Labs to drive innovation

    Bank of Queensland is collaborating with Brisbane premier startup hub, River City Labs. The two-year corporate partnership is done with a mission to grow and support the fintech and startup communities in Queensland. The collaboration will benefit both parties in various ways. There will be an open door approach to this collaboration, giving River City… Read more »

  • Hatch Quarter launches Playbook just for international founders

    International entrepreneurs are getting the support they deserved. Co-working hub Hatch Quarter is setting up events and a playbook to support first-generation refugee and migrant entrepreneurs in Victoria.  Meetup events are the first phase of action. InterPreneur meetups aim to build a supportive community for the international people in Australia. It is set up to… Read more »

  • Hot-Desking Made Personal

    A few years ago, I was working for a telecommunication company and we had a hot desk open concept system in our workplace. Laying out your stuff in the morning and clearing it at the end of the day was a total pain in the arse. I hated it the trouble so much that I… Read more »

  • Pack your bags and get ready to move to Geelong

    The second largest city in Victoria, Geelong,  is where you should turn your attention. Being crowned the city with the fastest Internet in Australia, Geelong is more than just beautiful sceneries and bollards. We all already know the slower lifestyle in Geelong as compared to bigger cities like Melbourne and Sydney. It is a great… Read more »

  • Two fintech hubs to pop up in Melbourne

    Two new fintech hubs will be launched to support local startups, attract investment and create jobs in this growing global industry. Melbourne is clearly stepping up their startup scene. Stone & Chalk and York Butter Factory, now known as YBF Ventures, are chosen by the Labour government to help grow the fintech sector. The fintech… Read more »

  • Indigenous Women in Business giving us #mondaymotivation goals

    The gender disparity in tech is now a well-documented problem. Worldwide, for every seven men in tech, there are roughly only three women. Lately, a senior engineer at Google got fired after his tirade against equity initiatives, suggesting that somehow women are ‘naturally’ unsuited to programming. For women of colour, the statistics are even worse…. Read more »

  • Podcasts you should listen or you’ll lose out

    One trait all successful entrepreneurs have in common is constant self-education. There are plenty of free resources available to help grow a startup such as articles, eBooks, infographics, and webinars. However, another popular, and sometimes forgotten, type of content which is easy to consume is podcasts. Podcasts are great for busy professionals with limited time,… Read more »

  • Co-working spaces in Australia

    There’s a new trend which has been occurring over the past few years at a steadily increasing rate. Entrepreneurs and freelancers are coming together and turning shared offices into inspiring creative hubs, where they can meet like-minded people in an environment that presents networking opportunities and leads to innovation and collaboration. Renting traditional office space… Read more »