Category Archives: Entrepreneurs Back

Hatching dragons: Aussie game tops Apple’s augmented reality apps

“In the future, everyone will be walking around with virtual pets,” Gerry Sakkas says. Sakkas is the founder and chief executive of mobile gaming start-up PlaySide Studios and is already responsible for thousands of those pets through PlaySide Studio’s hit game AR Dragon. AR Dragon uses augmented reality, which overlays images, videos and games on … Read more

Influencing the world is all in a day’s work for this young entrepreneur

Ever wondered how those beautiful people on Instagram score major deals with Australia’s biggest brands? Well, meet Genevieve Day, the woman who transforms fledgling social media accounts into booming businesses. At just 26 years old, Day runs her own marketing business called Day Management. Unlike traditional marketing firms, Day’s job is to promote the public … Read more

How Sabri Suby built King Kong into one of Melbourne’s fastest growing digital marketing agencies

Like many entrepreneurial efforts, Sabri Suby’s digital marketing agency, King Kong, was created in a bedroom. With zero capital and no connections, Suby started cold calling one day in an attempt to get the ball rolling on what he believed could be a massive operation. His dream wasn’t without prior experience. Suby got into sales and marketing … Read more

Start a Successful Business : Expert Advice to Take Your Startup from Idea to Empire (ebook)

Author: Colleen DeBaise From brainstorming to crowdfunding to building partnerships, the book walks new and aspiring founders through seven crucial stages: Come up with a brilliant business idea; Select the best structure and strategy for your startup; Figure out funding; Get the word out — and get customers; Dig deep to discover their wants and … Read more

The Harvard Business Review Entrepreneur’s Handbook : Everything You Need to Launch and Grow Your New Business (ebook)

Author: Harvard Business Review The one primer you need to develop your entrepreneurial skills. Whether you’re imagining your new business to be the next big thing in Silicon Valley, a pivotal B2B provider, or an anchor in your local community, the HBR Entrepreneur’s Handbook is your essential resource for getting your company off the ground. … Read more

HOW THE COST OF COKE IN AUSTRALIA SET GODOCTOR CO-FOUNDER ‘AJ’ ON HIS ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY

At the age of 33, Anubhav “AJ” Jain – a serial entrepreneur who ‘cut his teeth’ in Australia – has achieved an enviable level of success steering companies in a range of markets, including computer hardware, mobile apps, medtech and health products. Jain’s latest venture is GoDoctor, an online network he co-founded with his friends Rahul … Read more