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FAB9 - Melbourne’s newest high-tech makerspace

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...
FAB9 08 Nov '18

NEGOTIATING A SERVICE AGREEMENT – TIPS & CONSIDERATIONS

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...
Allied Legal 08 Nov '18

How to Build a Business Website for Success

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...
Crazy Domains 07 Nov '18

Female Founder Spotlight

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...
startupvic 02 Nov '18

When Is The Best Time to Purchase a Domain Name?

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...
Crazy Domains 31 Oct '18

WHICH BUSINESS STRUCTURE IS BEST FOR ME?

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.   Sole Trader The main advantage of...
Allied Legal 24 Oct '18

Common Pitfalls Start-Ups Must Avoid by Allied Legal

        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...
Allied Legal 17 Oct '18