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Interview
Leading the Product; our favourite annual event for hearing Product Managers give away their roadmaps and tactics for success is on again this October. In preparation for the day, we’ve asked keynote speaker; Trent Mankelow, Chief Customer Officer at New Zealand’s most successful startup; TradeMe, for 3 quick product insights: When do you know you have...
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A little while ago Aniel Bhaga from Nova invited me to speak on some of the issues around building a rich culture in a startup team, and about translating startup culture into corporate organisations. Q: Leading in this digital age you can face a wide variety of obstacles… Everyone has different adoption levels of technology, new fresh...
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A lot of people daydream about sailing around the world, Deb wants to make that a reality for more folks. Running a racing yacht crew is perfect preparation for running a startup. That’s exactly what Deborah Dalziel has set out to do with her startup MySail. While traditional sailboats may not be the first thing you...
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On Thursday 20th of October, I was amongst 200+ like-minded Product Managers at Melbourne’s Leading the Product conference. An action packed line-up of speakers from around the world sent me away with a book full of notes and my head full of learnings. Here’s 5 learnings that inspired me: 1. Kara De Frias | Director of UX, White House...
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BenchOn – Tim Walmsley Have you ever felt the pain of having to let go of a valuable staff member because you couldn’t afford to keep them between contracts? An army veteran with over 13 years experience as an executive in both government and commercial Defence sectors, Tim Walmsley wants to solve the problem of...
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GiggedIn – Edwin Onggo Edwin Onggo wants live music to be a part of every person’s weekly routine and he’s determined to make it happen. He’s on a mission to get everyone off their couches and into live shows, and with most of us stuck to a screen all day, whether it be at work...
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  Writally- Cas McCullough Cas McCullough, founder and CEO of Writally, is on a mission to make terrible business blogs a thing of the past! While ‘publish or perish’ used to only apply to professional authors and academics, in the current digital market landscape it now applies to almost everyone. As a successful, published author with...
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ResponSight – Jeff Paine  With a rich history in startups, corporate life and even the creative world, Jeff set out to do the one thing he hadn’t done yet; be a solo founder in an accelerator program. He had been facing the same human-centered tech security challenges for over a decade and when the Disrupt@Scale...
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Therapair – Danielle McFarland & Sheree Evans Coming from a strong client engagement and startup experience background these two ladies are nothing short of impressive. They found themselves coming up against a variety of challenges on their mission to change how customers and wellness practitioners connect. Applying for the BlueChilli 156 accelerator program was one...
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