Startup Advice

STARTUP vs SME Gippsland Business Incubator

Startups vs SME

By Natasha Wright | May 27, 2020

STARTUP vs SME (Small to Medium Enterprise) If we say the word ‘startup’, most people picture a small business that consists of 10 employees, with a vision that’s bigger than the office they work in. Well this isn’t far from the truth. However, these trailblazers…

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Watch our program application walkthrough

By Aldona Kmieć | May 20, 2020

Watch our Startup Gippsland program application walkthrough to see how quick & easy it is for you to apply. Apply Now. Applications for the Startup Gippsland Incubator Program are now open.  If you have an idea, or are in the early stages of your business…

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Startup Infographic How to describe your startup idea

How to describe your startup idea

By Aldona Kmieć | May 13, 2020

Startup Infographic  How to make your Startup Gippsland Application stand out from the crowd? Identify the core problem that your business idea is solving. Get outside of your comfort zone and build the business of your dreams! How to describe your startup idea? Check out…

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Innovation in a Crisis: With Jamie Sciberras from The Biscuit Shop

Innovation in a Crisis: Jamie Sciberras from The Biscuit Shop

By Aldona Kmieć | May 6, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: with Jamie Sciberras from The Biscuit Shop   Husband and wife duo Jamie and Sarina Sciberras, along with their son Joseph, started The Biscuit Shop just 3 years ago. Operating from their customised commercial kitchen in Boolarra, the business began when…

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Innovation in a Crisis: Ryan Clancy and Kaitlyn Abrahall from Scarlet & Grace

By Aldona Kmieć | April 29, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: with Ryan Clancy and Kaitlyn Abrahall from Scarlet & Grace   Ryan and Kaitlyn, from Scarlet & Grace, inject a sense of lightheartedness and positivity into the way they approach our conversation; even amidst these tumultuous times. However, it is evident…

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Innovation in a Crisis: Tegan McKay from The Mindful Hub

By Aldona Kmieć | April 21, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: with Tegan McKay from The Mindful Hub   For Tegan McKay, provisional psychologist and founder of The Mindful Hub, she knows all too well the implication the current COVID-19 crisis can have on the wellbeing and mental health of communities, particularly…

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Innovation in a Crisis: Laura Eddington from Little Bumble Reusable Food Wraps

By Aldona Kmieć | April 16, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: with Laura Eddington from Little Bumble Reusable Food Wraps It may be hard to imagine, but food wastage makes up for $10 billion dollars each year in Australia alone; which equates to approximately $1,200 annually per household. For Laura Eddington, founder…

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Startup Gippsland APPLICATION TIPS BLOG

How to make your Startup Gippsland Application stand out from the crowd?

By Natasha Wright | April 15, 2020

While we are so excited to be seeing some exciting business ideas and applications roll through our virtual door, unfortunately, our 12 week Incubator Program cannot accommodate everyone. With the available positions throughout the 6 Gippsland shires being competitive, we have put together our top…

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Innovation in a Crisis: Aeromedical Solutions

By Aldona Kmieć | April 8, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: With Erin Lord from Aeromedical Solutions   When we think about building a business to fill a much needed gap in the marketplace, we often don’t look to crisis or unfortunate events for inspiration.  But for Erin Lord and Steve McLaren,…

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Innovation in a Crisis: With Annebelle van Tongeren from Fern and Frost 

Innovation in a Crisis: With Annebelle van Tongeren from Fern & Frost 

By Aldona Kmieć | March 26, 2020
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Innovation in a Crisis: With Annebelle van Tongeren from Fern & Frost  It’s hard not to feel impacted or worried in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic. However, Annebelle van Tongeren, yoga instructor and founder of “Fern & Frost” speaks in a way that could…

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Fear of starting up a business Startup Gippsland

Fear of starting up a business

By Zoe Hyde | March 10, 2020

“Fear is an idea-crippling, experience-crushing, success-stalling inhibitor inflicted only by yourself”  Stephanie Melish   Don’t let it be the thing that stops you from chasing your passions and building the business of your dreams. Fear will always be with us in one way or another. …

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how to value your startup Article by Jordan Green Melbourne Angels

How to value your startup

By Aldona Kmieć | March 10, 2020
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What is the right Valuation for my startup?? How much money should I raise?? One of the most common questions I get from founders is, “How much of my company should I give away?” and my automatic answer is “None!!”. Equity in your company is…

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