Mackay coworking space Split Spaces launches Business Booster program

“Now officially open at the Central Queensland University’s [CQU] City campus, Mackay coworking space Split Spaces has this week announced the launch of the Business Booster program to give four local startups six months of support. The Business Booster program, which will see four startups given desks at Split Spaces, as well as mentoring sessions and … Read more

New research resource available for entrepreneurs!

We currently have a short trial of the ProQuest Entrepreneurship Database. This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly – including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings – to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample … Read more

RISE OF STARTUP SUPPORT PROGRAMS NOT AS ROSY AT IT SEEMS

“ENTREPRENEURIAL cultivation companies in Australia are appearing quickly, but questions have been raised about whether the operators have the proven expertise and experience to genuinely help budding entrepreneurs. Jock Fairweather, director of co-working space Little Tokyo Two and accelerator program Thunder Lizards, claims that the recent trend towards innovation in Australia has also seen a substantial … Read more

StartupMuster 2016 Survey – make sure you’re counted! [survey]

“After two weeks, we’re half-way through our collection period for Startup Muster 2016. In this time we’ve collected 37,473 question responses, but we need your help to gather more. Every single response is vital for measuring and publishing the progress, challenges and opportunities in the Australian startup ecosystem, in order to demonstrate and accelerate impact. In the last week, … Read more

Project management in product development : leadership skills and management techniques to deliver great products (book)

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Author: George Ellis Project Management in Product Development: Leadership Skills and Management Techniques to Deliver Great Products is written for new and aspiring project managers in product development. Although texts on project management are common, the material presented here is unique, instead focusing on product development, a challenging segment of project management because of the … Read more