Think entrepreneurship is a young person’s game? Wrong!

- April 30, 2021 3 MIN READ

Bill Gates was 21 when he and Paul Allen registered Microsoft. Steve Jobs was 22 when he and Steve Wozniak launched Apple. Mark Zuckerberg started Facebook in his Harvard dormitory. The biographies of these tech billionaires who achieved great success in their twenties has helped cement the perception that entrepreneurship is a young person’s game.… Read more »

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Learn from the best and brightest at the 2018 MYOB Startup Grind Entrepreneurs Conference

- December 3, 2018 3 MIN READ

Mentorship is the most sought-after form of assistance for startups across Australia, with around 56% of founders revealing they received help from a mentor, according to the 2018 Startup Muster report. Understandably so, as although business owners often face similar challenges, dealing with them alone or without the right knowledge can make the process seem… Read more »


City of Sydney launches Global Sydney Landing Pad program

- September 26, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

The City of Sydney is set to launch a new office space and support service for international companies and entrepreneurs from Asia and China looking to do business in Sydney. The Global Sydney Landing Pad Program will be developed and coordinated by Haymarket HQ, Australia’s only Asia innovation hub, supporting businesses looking to expand and… Read more »


Celebrate indigenous business month this October

- September 12, 2018 2 MIN READ

Indigenous businesses around Australia will be under the spotlight next month when the fourth annual Indigenous Business Month kicks off on October 1, 2018. Drawing inspiration from the 2018 NAIDOC theme, Because of Her, We Can, the month will celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women in business. Twenty national Indigenous Business Month events will take place showcasing… Read more »


Girl Power: why confidence is key for women in business

- August 10, 2018 4 MIN READ

Do women in business underestimate their worth? Georgie Rogers, a senior manager with MGI explores why female entrepreneurs and women in business are often far more successful than they believe. Female business owners tend to be more cautious in their predictions about their business’s performance than their male counterparts, but this tendency may make women a… Read more »


B2B Rocks Startup Awards applications now open!

- June 5, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Early stage startups and scale-ups are invited to apply to take part in the B2B Rocks Startup Awards. The awards will be held in conjunction with the B2B Rocks annual conference which is slated to take place at Lendlease Barangaroo in August. B2B Rocks is the first B2B and SaaS conference in Australia. The 3rd Australian… Read more »


B2B Rocks returns to Sydney in 2018

- May 30, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Leading B2B & SaaS startup conference B2B Rocks is returning to Sydney for a third edition after holding successful events in 2016 and 2017. This year, the conference is supported by Lendlease, which will host the one-day event on Thursday 9 August 2018 in its Barangaroo building, at the Tower 3. The conference will be the… Read more »

Business Advice

Lessons learnt from expanding internationally

- October 16, 2017 4 MIN READ

It is one thing to start a business in Australia, but it’s a completely different challenge expanding internationally. Five years ago I founded Event Head, an events management and coaching company based in Melbourne. My business helps entrepreneurs run inspiring and impactful workshops.  In this time I’ve run a number of successful international events in… Read more »