Tag: advice

  • What to do when you have no motivation

    I’ll start with an obvious statement. Business is hard. And finding the motivation to do it is even harder. So here’s some advice on what to do when you have no motivation From my experience and observing other startups for several years, I have noticed a few things that I have picked on. I think… Read more »

  • A Non-Techies Guide to Choosing Your Startup CTO

    As a non-technical founder, you’re going to need a Startup CTO in charge of the tech side of your startup. But how on earth do you find them and choose them?! Get some enlightenment on the CTO dilemma right here.

  • Snapchat’s mistake spells a valuable lesson for us

    It is time to talk about it, that elephant in the room, the fact that we only use snapchat for geo-tag for 21st birthdays and replying that 20 friend that still uses it. We all know Snapchat is slowing ending up on the second or third page of our apps folder or home screen, and… Read more »

  • Sharesies ain’t shy about sharing their tips on building a successful startup

    If you haven’t heard of Sharesies yet, you’re missing out. Sharesies is changing the conversation around the word ‘investing’, making it go from a daunting and fixed definition of the word to something more relatedly and casual. ‘Investment made easy’ is their motto and their cute and fun design of colourful fruits and candy is… Read more »

  • Actor and entrepreneur Nick Slater tell us how he does it all

    Nick Slater is a name many of us would know, either from his stint on Triple M or his role as Prince Henri on the Netflix show, Reign. Nick made a name for himself as an entrepreneur with his app, Captiona, which you might be familiar with. Captiona is an app that basically helps you… Read more »

  • Tips and insights into entering Asia from Airwallex’s Lucy Liu

    Australian fintech startup Airwallex is a name we are familiar with within our startup community, and they are making a name in Asia as well. They just announced their partnership with Standard Chartered Bank right after Money 20/20 Asia in Singapore. This partnership is only months apart from their partnership with Square Peg Capital for… Read more »

  • 4 digital marketing tips startups need from Robert Tadros

    Founder of Impress!ve Digital, Robert Tadros is pretty impressive. In 12 months, the digital marketing business has grown more than 500%, from $600K to $3.5 million in annual revenue, which Robert attributes largely to pivoting from being a generalist agency to specialising in SEO, SEM and Facebook. After a successful 8-year career with Sensis, Robert decided… Read more »

  • Key Tips and Ideas from an Accidental Founder

    An Overview Looking back, I became a founder of a startup tech company by accident. At that time I was on my way to becoming a pharmacist and a toxicologist. In my final years at university, I was set out, ready to go out in the world and find a job with my relevant qualification…. Read more »