Three home truths about “the entrepreneur’s life” from a mum of two

“It was the night of the SheStarts showcase where the 10 winners of $100k in pre-seed funding were being announced. Hundreds were assembled at the Dr Chau Chak Wing building in Sydney. Beautifully-groomed guests relaxed from a pre-ceremony drink (or two) while finalists tried to distract themselves from the nerves of the impending announcement by allowing themselves … 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

Million dollar women : the essential guide for female entrepreneurs who want to go big (book)

Author: Julia Pimsleur Over the past twenty years, women in the US have started nearly twice as many businesses as men, but only three percent of all women business owners ever make revenues of one million dollars or more. Most are stuck running kitchen-table businesses, just getting by, or in many cases, running out of … Read more

The Gig Economy : The Complete Guide to Getting Better Work, Taking More Time Off, and Financing the Life You Want (ebook)

Author: Diane Mulcahy From Uber to the presidential debates, the gig economy has been dominating the headlines … and for good reason. Today, more than a third of Americans are working in the gig economy — mixing together short-term jobs, contract work, and freelance assignments. For those who’ve figured out the formula, life has never … Read more

The 4-hour workweek : escape 9-5, live anywhere, and join the new rich (book)


Author: Timothy Ferriss Forget the old concept of retirement and the rest of the deferred-life plan–there is no need to wait and every reason not to, especially in unpredictable economic times. Whether your dream is escaping the rat race, experiencing high-end world travel, or earning a monthly five-figure income with zero management, The 4-Hour Workweek … Read more

Smart Mom, Rich Mom : How to Build Wealth While Raising a Family (ebook)


Author: Kimberly Palmer Of all life’s financial shocks, few compare to bringing home an infant. Just one tiny person costs $250,000 to raise, not including college! How will you pay for it? That agonizing question fuels mothers’ choices about their careers, budgets, and families. Some lean in, some scale back or seek new opportunities, there … Read more