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BlueChilli founder and CEO Eckersley-Maslin today announced that the Australian accelerator program now provides a full stack engineering team to each startup at no cost to the startup for all its programs. The new model, trialled in the recent CityConnect program, provides a pod of designers, engineers, product managers and user experience experts to each...
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Ten entrepreneurs taking part in Australia’s first ‘smart cities’ startup accelerator revealed their cutting-edge tech products during a Customer Demo Day at BlueChilli in Brisbane on Tuesday the 13th of February. The startup founders have now completed the first phase of BlueChilli’s CityConnect accelerator – backed by Advance Queensland – taking their businesses from idea...
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SheStarts Facebook, LinkedIn and Google
The formula to startup success … Sorry if you came here for the holy grail. What if I told you that there is no “secret to success”? I used to think success was about having a great idea and putting in a shit-load of hard work, but if that were true, then success = idea...
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Startup founder showing her app to a BlueChilli employee
Listed software solutions company Ookami (ASX:OOK) has taken a strategic stake in Sydney-based blockchain startup, BronTech by announcing a $1M strategic investment. Backed by BlueChilli’s SheStarts program, BronTech disrupts the traditional data brokerage models such as those offered by Equifax, Experian and Acxiom by empowering people to capture the monetary value of their personal information....
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It’s been two weeks since we announced we’re collecting updated data for the StartRail maps of the startup ecosystems in Australia so it’s time to drill down into what we’ve collected so far. It’s also time to remind you to submit your startup’s details, or if you’re an accelerator, incubator, investor, or university, encourage your...
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GiggedIn - BlueChilli
It’s kind of a big deal when your startup gets featured on National TV. GiggedIn, born in the BlueChilli program, is a very successful subscription ticketing platform dreamed up by Edwin Onggo when he was at uni offers members access to more than 50 events (from live music to cinemas to comedy shows) every month...
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If you’ve visited a startup premises in Sydney or Melbourne you may have seen a StartRail map pinned to the wall. A StartRail map looks a bit like a public transport map, showing how and where many of Sydney and Melbourne’s startups got started. Begun as a small project for a design student intern in 2012, the...
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Cities are sprawling 3 million people move to cities every week. As cities become more attractive places to live and work, how do we prepare to meet the increasing demand for services and amenities while also promoting cohesiveness in urban communities? We’re excited to announce that we’ve selected the top 20 finalists for our CityConnect...
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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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As a Founder of an ambitious tech start-up, you have to wear a lot of hats. A normal day can see you tackling everything from financial modelling to bug testing, pitching to investors, right down to manually triaging data from one system to another. Regardless how boundless your talents may be, it’s important to always...
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