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Sunshine Coast Innovation Centre shows off innovative local food and lifestyle startups

Queensland foodies, innovators and researchers gathered last week at the Sunshine Coast Innovation Centre for a showcase of local food and wellness companies looking to scale globally. USC Deputy Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation, Roland DeMarco, opened the event with a challenge. ...

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Scooter Tutor brings flexibility to the tutoring marketplace

In 2007, Cameron Schmidt travelled from house to house on a 50cc scooter to tutor students in his neighbourhood. Seeing the potential to help students with additional subjects and younger school students, the business expanded and Scooter Tutor was born. ...

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The importance of mentoring for your startup

Over the years, I have read a number of personal and professional development books and drawn on educational resources for entrepreneurial inspiration. And I am yet to come across a resource that doesn’t highlight the importance and need for a ...

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How to overcome burnout and stay motivated

Whether you’re building a startup or living the freelancer life, the expectation to remain continuously motivated and moving forward can at times become exhausting. As all entrepreneurs know, productivity and efficient use of resources is crucial to success, especially early ...

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Toowoomba’s star app-rentices

Imagine someone pitching their app idea to a crowd of startup professionals. The entrepreneurs describe a new system of car maintenance, and discuss user interfaces and safety mechanisms. Who do you think of? An early 30s male, possibly in a trim navy-suit? Think again. Amanda ...

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