Empowering inventors to make world-changing products
FAB9 is Melbourne’s newest high-tech open-access makerspace, located in Footscray and launching in February 2019.
With a mission to ‘empower inventors to create world-changing products’, FAB9 will feature 5 different labs under one roof, including a timber shop, a metal shop, a...
08 Nov '18
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On November 17th, 2018, Common Code will be hosting the Melbourne chapter of Django Girls, a software development workshop for beginners! All you need is a desire to learn, a laptop and completed application.
Django Girls inspires women to fall in love with...
08 Nov '18
When you are negotiating a service agreement, you have to make sure that you are well aware of all the terms and the basic elements of contract formation. Here are some tips and consideration that you should keep in mind while negotiating a service agreement.
Contract Formation Basics
Parties to poorly prepared service agreements can often...
08 Nov '18
What does online success rely on? For one, an effectively managed social media such as Facebook can drive massive amounts of traffic to your business website. Social media helps your online presence a good deal.
Website traffic is essential to your business. However, that's not the end goal. What is? It's the sales conversion! Many...
07 Nov '18
Sarah Holloway, Co-founder of Matcha Maiden and Matcha Mylkbar
1. Tell us about yourself and your business?
I'm Sarah Holloway (aka Spoonful of Sarah), a former corporate lawyer turned "funtrepreneur" having co-founded Matcha Maiden and Matcha Mylkbar.
2. In the last year, what new belief, behaviour or habit has most...
02 Nov '18
GLOBAL music giant Universal Music Group is teaming up with the Melbourne Accelerator Program to help uncover the next big digital music start-up star.
The Melbourne University accelerator is the latest signing for Universal’s Accelerator Engagement Network, joining labs in Berlin, New York, Seoul, Taipei, Belgium, Shanghai and...
31 Oct '18
Business owners come up with a name for their domain using a variety of reasons that may be unique to them. The timeline for choosing also varies. But how much does it matter when businesses decide to buy their domains? Here we’ll explore more.
Time to Decide
There are several general requirements for a domain name to succeed. It must...
31 Oct '18
The best choice of business structure for anyone is subjective. The choice will depend on circumstances specific to you. Set out below are some of the advantages and disadvantages of structures (sole, proprietary, trust, and partnership) which can be adopted in undertaking a business.
The main advantage of...
24 Oct '18
It was unveiled today that The Good Incubator, an impact-driven incubator program that assists startups in the disability health & wellbeing sectors, will return under its new moniker in early 2019.
Funded and supported by LaunchVIC, the agency charged with building Victoria’s startup ecosystem. In its second year, initial program...
19 Oct '18
Are you thinking of setting up your own business?
Do you know what you should be aware of and what to avoid?
Entrepreneurs are, by definition, ambitious and driven and have an exceptional understanding of their industry which is the result of their research and experience. However, new...
17 Oct '18