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Funding Your Startup

Capital raising can be a beneficial and often necessary step to allow startups to scale and grow. It can also be a daunting process, especially if it’s your first time doing it. Allied Legal sets out some preliminary issues you should consider when raising funds for your business. Equity raise An equity raise involves the sale of a...
Talt 09 Sep '20

How to Leverage Technology and Make Your Life Easier as a Solopreneur

The life of a solopreneur is nary an easy one. No doubt, you likely have your work cut out for you most of the time. After all, a business, no matter how small, needs to be nurtured so that it’s healthy and grows to its fullest potential. Chances are, you have your hands full, day in and day out, as you attend to your business’s whims...
wpengine 04 Sep '20

Metrics will keep you sane

Doomsurfing.  When the COVID-19 pandemic began spreading across the world, I was consumed by news of the inexorable downward trajectory in our health and economic wellbeing.  However, being morbid is an unhealthy state of mind. Consequently, as an act of self-preservation, I now solely focus on reviewing these metrics - daily new...
CornellTsiang 02 Sep '20

To Reimagine - Corporate Innovation Web Series by Startupbootcamp

Innovation is key to reimagining our future and creating new opportunities in times of unprecedented change. In this new Startupbootcamp series, we want to help and inspire leaders to imagine a new world filled with possibility - To Reimagine. In the first episode Chris Joannou spoke with Josephine Too from Sofos Advisory. Josephine is a...
phoebexellis 01 Sep '20

New owners for Australia’s dedicated creative industries job board

Melbourne based Five Bees Media has acquired and relaunched GrapevineJobs.com.au, which has been an active employment marketplace for the Australian screen production industry for many years.  Matthew Heyes, founder and CEO of Five Bees Media, said GrapevineJobs.com.au is Australia’s dedicated job board for the creative industries, and...
fivebeesmedia 01 Sep '20

7 Global Fintech Innovations to lead Australia’s Financial Recovery

Seven of the world’s top Fintech startups and scaleups are going to help drive Australia’s financial and economic recovery. These innovative technologies will bring tremendous value to the Financial Services Industry as they join the world-leading Startupbootcamp Fintech accelerator to help cut costs, and accelerate businesses’ and...
phoebexellis 28 Aug '20

What Amazon taught me about cost management

The dramatic downturn resulting from the pandemic has caused havoc in our economy. Businesses are struggling to survive.  Sweeping cost cuts to stem bleeding cashflows has been an immediate reaction as evidenced by mounting unemployment and shuttered stores. A continuation of this volatility means that it is imperative for businesses to...
CornellTsiang 26 Aug '20

What Groundhog Day teaches us about strategic planning

The core plot of Groundhog Day revolves around Phil’s pursuit of Rita. He adopts multiple strategies to achieve his goal of seduction seemingly without success.  However, Phil has the presence of mind to learn from his prior missteps, identify the drivers for success and accordingly, readjust his tactics.  Once on the right path, he...
CornellTsiang 19 Aug '20