Rozibaby prams collapses into liquidation

Cara Waters   A customised pram-making business founded by Melburnians Rosh Ghadamian and Tahir Baig three years ago has collapsed into liquidation.

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Cashing in on adult colouring books

Colourology founder Sally Belinda Broad is trying to strike while the iron is hot.

Kate Jones   Meet the entrepreneurs making serious money from the sudden interest in colouring in.

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Garbage queen's $10 million business

Capital City Waste Management founder Le Ho has succeeded in a male-dominated area.

Cara Waters   There's nothing sexy about garbage but Le Ho went into the waste management business precisely because it's always in demand.

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The next generation of female entrepreneurs

Job Capital and Inspiring Rare Birds founder Jo Burston is launching a new book #IfSheCanICan.

Cara Waters   Meet our newest and brightest female entrepreneurs: they're fearless and they won't give up.

How to have an extraordinary routine

Madeleine Dore runs the Extraordinary Routines website detailing peoples' daily routines.

Cara Waters   Just how do top entrepreneurs structure their days, how do they fit it all in and is there an ideal routine that would make you more productive?

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When did you last LOL at work?

James Adonis dinkus

James Adonis   And what happens when workplace humour goes wrong?

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Koko Black collapse 'out of the blue'

Koko Black chocolates in the Royal Arcade, Melbourne.

Cara Waters   Luxury chocolate retailer Koko Black has collapsed into administration but administrators Deloitte insist it's "business as usual".

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Meet the Australian woman advising world leaders

Alexandra Cain

Alexandra Cain   She co-founded an investment bank and now she's taking New York.

Stale fast-food industry risks being trashed

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Tony Featherstone   Small operators are not responding quickly enough to online change.

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This startup wants to make you happier at work

PeopleSpark founder Mitchell Harper wants to make workplaces happier.

Cara Waters    BigCommerce co-founder Mitchell Harper launches a startup today which aims to make you happier at work.

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Best beer in the world? Two Birds

Jayne Lewis, co-owner of Two Birds Brewing.

Cara Waters   Spotswood craft brewer takes out the best beer award at the Wetherspoon's Real Ale Festival in Britain beating 50 other beers from around the world.

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New Shark in the tank

The new Shark Tank line-up: Dr Glen Richards, Naomi Simson, Andrew Banks, Janine Allis and Steve Baxter.

Cara Waters   Shark Tank is filming for another season but there's a change in the judging lineup with real estate mogul John McGrath replaced by pet care business founder Glen Richards.

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The small businesses behind the Melbourne Cup

Farrier Mark Cumming  shoes VRC Derby Runner  Iron Boss in the Mark Kavanagh  stables at Flemington.

Cara Waters   It's the race that stops a nation but behind the scenes myriad small businesses keep the Melbourne Cup Carnival ticking over.

What David Tonkin did next

David Tonkin is trying to disrupt the global events market.

Caroline James   Flight Centre's co-founder is back in the travel market in a bid to unsettle global event ticket sellers.

Aussie business scores Oscars goody bag spot

Celebrities line up for a selfie with Ellen Degeneres at the 2014 Oscars in a canny piece of product placement for Samsung.

Kate Jones   Rashoodz is hoping to crack the US market after securing a coveted slot in the Oscars goody bags.

Toy king takes out EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

Manny Stul Chairman and chief executive of Moose Enterprise.

Cara Waters   A philosophy of innovation with integrity helped this entrepreneur win the Australian EY Entrepreneur Of The Year.

What's your pet do when you're at work?

Chris Forcucci has designed a smart collar for dogs that can track their location.

Caroline James   Spying on your dog is putting this Aussie start-up on the grid.

An excellent time for eggs

The federal government has released a consultation paper as a step towards developing a national free-range egg standard.

Christine D'Mello   The industry will need to increase production by 160 per cent by 2050 to keep up with demand.

What's the latest fitness app?

Alex Auroux has developed an intriguing new fitness business.

Christine D'Mello   In a crowded market, Running Heroes is set to win huge support from fitness fanatics.

The last camera store standing?

Alan, Venus and Robert Lane: their business is stronger than ever.

Caroline James   Despite the rise of smartphones this traditional camera store is turning in record profit.

No more lonely solopreneurs

Small business start ups might be more productive when they move their office out of the home into a co-working space.

Louis White   Affordable co-working means sole traders no longer have to be home alone.

Is this Australia's oldest entrepreneur?

Carolyn Hartz: Couldn't send an email when she started her business.

Caroline James   She didn't even know how to use a computer when she started and now she's the sugar-free queen of the world.

Just another day in paradise

David Tofler and Atalanta Willy opened Coral Sea Kayaking in Mission Beach in 1998.

Claire Dunn   Meet the couples whose workplace is a holiday destination.

A smarter approach to training

Joe Pemberton (left) and Jonathan Gordon: a new approach to fitness.

Christine D'Mello   What can a physician and a personal trainer do to reinvigorate your exercise regime?

Old school rules for senior start-ups

Lisa Walker, Bambi Price and Sue Ramsay with dog Blossom. Price has started SeniorPreneurs to help the mature-aged with business ventures.

John Elder   Every day, another five people call Bambi Price, all looking to start over. Some have an idea for a new business, others are clueless and floundering. They're all in the their 50s and 60s and beyond. Regardless of being wrapped up in fresh dreams or desperation, they're looking to be anything but washed up.

Aussie tech stars earning a motsa

Sharon Melamed, who founded B2B dating company Matchboard three years ago, started with $20,000 of her own capital.

Adam Courtenay   Why are local start-ups some of the best paid in the world?

The woman with 31 million potential clients

Thea Baumann: all about the Chinese market.

Christine D'Mello   She's pioneering 3D nail art and the Chinese market is lapping it up.

Fridge magnate floats $7m super boat business

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Caroline James   Is Australia ready to buy one-of-a-kind dream yachts?

Is this Australia's youngest entrepreneur?

Bella Tipping: possibly Australia's youngest entrepreneur.

Kate Jones   She's barely out of primary school but Bella Tipping has come up with an ingenious idea turning travel on its head.

Meet the cauliflower kings

Wayne Talbot: his customer base goes back to the 50s.

Christine Long   They've been growing vegies since the gold rush and they're still going strong.