Join us at our Campaign for Optimism networking event

- October 28, 2019 2 MIN READ

This is your chance to get up close and personal with the editors of Flying Solo, Kochie’s Business Builders and Startup Daily and our Chairman of the Board, David Koch, as we kick off our November #campaignforoptimism networking event. Rub shoulders with other like-minded business owners and meet the folk behind Pinstripe Media’s small business… Read more »


5 secrets of successful networking

- June 19, 2017 3 MIN READ

Everyone needs a network, whether you’re a manager who has just scored a promotion, a leader looking for their next move or a small business owner looking for the next growth opportunity.  Finding the right people, with the right knowledge and the right experience is key to your personal success. So what are the secrets… Read more »


Free training & mentor program for women in business to survive and thrive during COVID-19

- April 11, 2020 3 MIN READ

One of Australia’s most successful mentors of young entrepreneurs, Amanda Rose, is offering the nation’s women in business and female entrepreneurs free online upskilling sessions to help them survive and thrive during the coronavirus crisis. Launching on the 15th of April, Small Business Woman Australia will start 30 weeks of free online up-skilling sessions. In… Read more »

virtual conference

The virtual show must go on

- March 27, 2020 2 MIN READ

Australia’s $30 billion event industry is in turmoil thanks to the coronavirus crisis. With strict rules in place regarding mass gatherings. 1000s of events have been cancelled across the nation.  A Melbourne based tech company is hoping to give the industry a second lease on life as it brings its innovative solution to the conference… Read more »

women mythbusting

Myth busting: The truth about women in business

- March 10, 2020 4 MIN READ

Drive down almost any suburban street in Australia and chances are, behind the closed doors, there is a woman running a business. Amidst the hurly-burly of domestic life, family, friends and all the other demands, women are flocking to business like never before… almost 35 per cent of all business in Australia are run by… Read more »


Is small business life for you?

- February 25, 2020 4 MIN READ

Working for yourself means you are accountable for you. No one else. The buck stops with you. You can’t blame the tutorial you watched when the client is unhappy or that someone else on the team did not do what they said they would. It is 100% all on you to deliver the work that… Read more »

Business Basics

Let’s give bootstrappers the respect they deserve

- November 17, 2019 3 MIN READ

There’s an old saying, “put your money where your mouth is”. And that’s exactly what bootstrappers do. Yet sometimes it’s the starry-eyed capital-raising young startups that seem to attract more attention than the brave bootstrappers, who are backing their idea with their own savings. Dispelling the myths As a bootstrapper of two businesses (Matchboard and… Read more »