Ben Harvey was once in debt, overweight and suffering from a mental illness. Today he runs a multimillion-dollar enterprise.
That one where a comedian started a ride-sharing app for women and children.
GE has pounced on the "13 year overnight success" startup which provides green energy solutions.
Running a small business on the side is no longer frowned upon in the corporate world.
The Bay Area is the king of startups but now there's also Silicon Beach, Silicon Slopes and Silicon Mountain.
If you are starting a business there are steps you should take to ensure costs count towards tax deductions.
You can now crowdfund a cow carcass thanks to start-up Crowd Carnivore, which aims to put sustainable meat eating in the spotlight.
How Martin Hoskings built an online market place which is getting ready to list on the ASX.
Online wine startup Vinomofo is going global after raising $25 million from Blue Sky Venture Capital.
From the ashes of a failed video game start-up to the world's fastest-growing business application ever, why Slack is targeting Australia.
From testing happy hour beer pricing to arranging translators in other countries, small businesses are jumping into the sharing economy to get the job done.
The Turnbull government, which has championed innovation and tax breaks for start-ups as part of its 'ideas boom', has found an unlikely critic: a billionaire tech founder.
How Danielle Atkins went from two-pieces to $200,000 turnover in just 12 months.
Finding the money to get a creative business started can be a hard slog.
Technology is enabling businesses to offer consumers customised products on a mass scale.
For the sake of our future prosperity as a nation we need to proactively encourage more female entrepreneurs.
A trend towards access not ownership is behind the $800,000 boost to this designer dress rental business.
Jack+Jules has launched its first collection of recyclable shopping bags.
The Brisbane of tomorrow will not look like the 9am to 5pm working-day office space of today, two of Australia's fastest growing start-up businesses told reporters today.
A microphone fail at a technology conference led Deirdre Porter to develop an app which could mean the end of the dreaded roving mikes.
Sally Fitzgibbons has started up her own fitness business as she continues training to be the female World Surfing Champion.
There are many ways you can actively reduce your risk when investing in start-ups. Here are a few tips for those who want to get started.
Startups are so hot right now but are they really just early-stage small businesses?
Before crowdfunding and reality TV, the Aussie market was where some of the biggest names in business tested their products and found a following.
Jake Tyson used to be a carpenter but has just launched his second multimillion-dollar company.
Small businesses are turning to Airbnb for their business travel as the sharing economy continues to gather speed.
Investing in start-ups is a risky business, but here is a list of some of the most promising.
The "freemium" phone plan startup Unlockd backed by Lachlan Murdoch is now available to more than 9 million customers in the United States thanks to a deal with Boost Mobile.
How I started a human resources tech startup at the age of 52 which attracted $2 million in investment and turns over more than $200,000 a year.
Nipuni Wijewickrema runs a "socially sustainable" business that has put her in the running for Young Australian of the Year.