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Startup Victoria COVID-19 Policy

At Startup Vic, we take the safety and well-being of our team and community as our highest priority. In response to the recent updates on the risk of COVID-19, we have implemented a Coronavirus Policy. Within the Policy you will find general health and safety information; an update on our operations moving forward and a list of helpful...
startupvic 19 Mar '20

Startup Success Series: Employment Law: JobKeeper & Rent Relief

The Startup Success Series is designed to provide insight and education on the topics that matter most to the founder community right now. Each week Startup Victoria hosts a 1-hour webinar for the community, focussing on a specific topic. There’s only so much we can squeeze into 60 minutes, so following each webinar you can access...
startupvic 21 May '20

From entry to exit with Gabby Leibovich, Founder, Catch.com.au

Startup Victoria’s Growth Club, proudly supported by LaunchVic, brings scaleup founders together in conversation with successful founders, technology executives and investors. When the cameras go off, founders have the opportunity to ask questions about their most exciting opportunities and their biggest challenges, completely...
startupvic 21 May '20

Is 2020 the year of proptech?

Is 2020 the year of proptech? As a newly labelled ‘essential’ industry and Australia’s largest GDP contributor, the property sector has recently been forced to rapidly adopt tech. Its survival instincts kicked in as restrictions from the government were rolled out, further pushing the proptech community for help.  The question on...
Julian 13 May '20

Unemployed professionals offer free services to help startups

Raisedhand.me enables startups to find professionals who have been made redundant or lost contracts and are willing to offer pro bono support. It's a completely free service built to help connect businesses in need with skilled help. The site already includes former CFO's, Marketers, Lawyers, Sales Professionals and Developers. Raisedhand.me...
Espresso 30 Apr '20

How to name my startup

As the famous Shakespeare quote goes, “what’s in a name”. But alas when it comes to marketing, branding and building a business the name holds a lot of value.  Finding a name for your startup is one of the hardest things you can do. Here are some actionable tips on how to come up with a name for your startup. Brand names usually...
fern 28 Apr '20