Category Archives: Entrepreneurs Back

FILMMAKER PROVES IT’S CRUCIAL TO HAVE A ‘BUSINESS BRAIN’ IN ANY INDUSTRY

BEING a little business-minded goes a long way in any career, and Australian filmmaker Scott Corfield is proving it firsthand. Corfield’s most recent production Don’t Tell, which premiered internationally in May, featured Australian cinema heavyweights including Jack Thompson and Rachel Griffiths who helped tell the true story of a sexual abuse survivor from Toowoomba. Corfield … Read more

Refugees are helping others in their situation as social entrepreneurs

“While on the run from war, persecution and natural disasters, refugees are actually helping others in their situation. They are creating organisations and enterprises that train and offer jobs to fellow refugees, giving them a fresh start. And its these enterprises that are also helping countries to overcome some of the challenges of economic and … Read more

How UberEats is changing the way we eat and how restaurants run

Try to find a Flip City burger store and you’ll struggle. The popular UberEats delivery option only exists on the app. It’s the creation of Dani Zeini, the owner of burger stores Royal Stacks, Dandenong Pavilion, Grand Trailer Park Taverna and Truck Stop Deluxe which turn over $5 million a year between them. Zeini’s tailored what’s on offer specifically … Read more

Collaborating with the Enemy : How to Work with People You Don’t Agree with or Like or Trust (ebook)

Author: Adam Kahane International consultant Adam Kahane teaches us how to work with people whom we might not like or trust. He explains how flexibility and improvisation can lead to what he calls stretch collaboration. He outlines the five misunderstandings that keep people from effectively collaborating with those people and shows readers how they can … Read more

SafetyCulture, Canva and Vinomofo team up for documentary to bust myths about startup founders

Some of Australia’s most successful entrepreneurs have teamed up for a documentary that deep-dives into the world of startups, growth and hustling. Produced by SafetyCulture founder and chief executive Luke Anear, and directed by Emmy award winner Patrick Moreau, The New Hustle is a documentary that features interviews and anecdotes from Canva co-founders Melanie Perkins and Cliff Obrecht, Vinomofo co-founders Andre Eikmeier and Justin Dry, … Read more