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Small business

Startup

COMMENT

Four myths about successful start-ups

Jo Sabin Punishing hours and decision-making on the fly are not necessarily the way forward for every emerging business.

COMMENT

The secret to Warren Buffett's success

Warren Buffett

Mitchell Harper Ever heard of Charlie Munger? Neither had we. Read on...

Goodbye global roaming?

Bill shock

Gayle Bryant Coming back from a trip to an horrendous phone bill may be a thing of the past.

COMMENT

What do all mentally tough people do?

Strong

Chris Gaborit The seven things common to everyone who displays psychological fortitude.

Who are the teenagers taking on eBay?

Nathan and Naomi Feglin

Alexandra Cain Siblings launch a site that could be superior to the popular online marketplace thanks to one crucial difference.

COMMENT

Entrepreneurs are misunderstood

Entrepreneur

Jeremy Liddle Unless we appreciate the value they create we can't appreciate their contribution to society.

Australian invents 'world's smallest washing machine'

Ashley Newland

Kate Jones An adventure holiday led one inventor to design this nifty little device.

COMMENT

Do Aussies understand e-tailing?

Princess cut sapphire

Pascale Helyar-Moray One entrepreneur's experience suggests many shoppers still require education about buying online.

COMMENT

The stage is set for start-ups to stand-up

Planning.

There should be more industry involvement to help drive Australia's entrepreneurial future.

Five lessons for your first year in business

Start-up

Caroline James Here's what top bosses say they wish they knew when they started out.

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Meet the $30m supplements giant

Luke McNally

Caroline James How did Mass Nutrition achieve such stellar success in less than 10 years?

Is Japan the new China?

Japan

Nigel Bowen The Japanese economic partnership agreement will create lots of opportunities for enterprising Australians.

What will work look like in 2025?

Robot

Christine Long Robots will probably be doing your existing job - and you'll be in a role that hasn't been invented yet.

Ten big mistakes e-tailers make

Online selling

Erin Forster If you want to be an internet sensation, then heed these lessons.

Fund the plonk you like

Wine

Anneli Knight A new business lets consumers finance production of wines they want to drink.

How to find your ideal client

Tessa White

Christine Long There's no need to settle for customers who don't appreciate you if you follow our tips.

Australia's most bizarre office rules

Banana

Kate Jones We're banning bananas, tuna and even the word mate.

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Eye on the global prize

Entrepreneur

Elsita Meyer-Brandt Is your business idea a world-beater?

Seven things to stop saying at work

Shut up

Denise Mooney F-bombs, awesome and amazeball are at the top of the list.

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Finally! Unloseable shades!

Tzukuri

Christine Long An Australian entrepreneur has invented an iPhone app that can find your lost sunglasses.

Why do we still have sales?

Sale

Kate Jones Everything's half off all the time - should retailers give them up?

Ten rules for contacting staff after hours

Ebony Centazzo

Kate Jones If you think your staff should always be available, it might be time to think again.

Red Earth ring any bells? It's back

Nick Chadwick

Angela Martinkus Women of a certain age will remember the Aussie beauty label that's making a comeback.

What to do if you're audited

tax audit

Kate Jones Follow these steps to ensure you're prepared if the tax man comes knocking.

How to get a meeting with a CEO

CEO

Nigel Bowen Want that million dollar deal? Here's how to get your foot in the MD's door.

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Is this the new Lululemon?

Twin entrepreneurs are heading to the US with their online activewear enterprise.

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