Keeping an open mind, learning new skills and being prepared to compromise are key attributes in achieving hackathon success, according to hackathon facilitator and Startup Catalyst chief executive Aaron Birkby. Read more: What is a hackathon?
Brisbane startup hub River City Labs has announced the additions of Shoes of Prey cofounder Mike Knapp and business development veteran Llew Jury to its muru-D backed “BNE3” accelerator program as Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIR).
Broadband aspirant Vodafone Hutchison Australia believes the National Broadband Network can halve its controversial access charge and still meet the government mandated commercial rate of return, as consumers will move to more expensive plans with higher speeds.
Pitcher Partners partner Cole Wilkinson said the company was pleased to be a part of the ground-breaking Student Entrepreneur program. “It is fantastic to see programs such as this being run to encourage entrepreneurship for Queensland students. “We’re looking forward to conducting our financial literacy and business startup session for the runner-up, SneakerVille.
The super smart duo, who merged their individual beauty apps, has created a one stop beauty booking platform for at home beauty care and salon services with their app, Glamazon, where you can book any type of beauty appointment – from a blow dry to a massage to a spray tan or a pedicure
by Steve Baxter Starting your own company is all the rage and that’s to be celebrated, but here’s a stern warning to all those pursuing this dream – there’s a certain type of individual you have to avoid at all costs.