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Brexit: Opportunities and Challenges for Australian Startups

esthergergis, 7/17/2016 10:33 PM
"Guest post by Anthony Lieu, Lawyer and Strategist at LegalVision Three weeks on from arguably one of the most destabilising economic events in recent history, the global economy is still grappling to evaluate the repercussions of Brexit. There will...
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DERPi leverages Azure’s hosting capabilities and flexible scaling to fuel their new diabetes intervention and prevention application, HiPTT

BizSpark Online, 7/11/2016 11:00 PM
"Based in Trinidad and Tobago, The Diabetes Education Research and Prevention Institute (DERPi) is a diabetic research organization on a mission to educate the national population about diabetes and its effects, as well as develop strategies for...
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The Innovation Club moves to Brisbane!

Pat Stanton, 7/3/2016 7:54 PM
"Microsoft DX Presents: The Innovation Club Does size really matter, when it comes to Innovation? TUESDAY 19th JULY, 2016Arrival from 5:30pm, Kick-Off 6pm TechnologyOne, The Village540 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley, QLD 4006 Register at The Innovation...
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How to manage a business – Game of Thrones style

esthergergis, 7/3/2016 6:25 PM
"Guest post by Ananya Singh, Legal Analyst at LawPath1. Authoritative style management – Stannis Baratheon Autocratic management style involves management engaging in one-way communication. Making decisions for the team without any input or...
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FoodPunchh uses the power of Azure to help restaurants increase profits and facilitate a cutting edge business-consumer relationship

BizSpark Online, 6/21/2016 12:00 AM
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If you missed it… the BizSpark Australia legal webinar is live on Channel 9

Pat Stanton, 6/15/2016 10:14 PM
"If you missed the BizSpark Australia legal webinar last week, you can now tune in on-demand on Channel9. We also captured all the questions asked in the live Q&A and Daniel Szekely, Associate at Clamenz Lawyers, has answered them for you. Why should...
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Creative3 Pitch – Pitch your creative tech startup + win a trip to Copenhagen

esthergergis, 6/15/2016 9:47 PM
"Are you a budding creative entrepreneur ready to take your business global? Don’t miss out on your chance to enter this year’s Creative3 Pitch event – submissions close soon, 20 June, 2016. As the only event of its kind in the country, Creative3...
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Free tickets to AngelHack Sydney 2016

esthergergis, 6/9/2016 10:47 PM
"We’ve got access to FREE tickets to AngelHack Sydney 2016 on June 18 9am – June 19 6pm. All the details are here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/angelhack-sydney-2016-tickets-23207757026 Promo code: CHILLIHACK More info at www.angelhack.com or reach...
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Sabor uses Azure deliver app that streamlines restaurant operations and payments

BizSpark Online, 6/8/2016 12:00 AM
"Founded in June, 2014 by Javier Dutan, Sabor is a New York based startup trying to revolutionize the restaurant industry with their intelligent Windows software application, Sabor POS (point-of-sale.) Sabor POS helps restaurants automate their...
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Free MYOB tax time workshop live from Microsoft Store!

Pat Stanton, 6/7/2016 6:00 PM
"BizSpark startups are invited to a free MYOB tax time workshop in the Microsoft Store!! Join Accounting Expert Debra Anderson who’ll answer all your tax time questions and give you loads of tips & tricks including how to improve your cash flow and...
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Last 2 Left uses open source friendly Azure to deliver a free gaming platform for fantasy sports

BizSpark Online, 6/6/2016 12:00 AM
"Last 2 Left dubs itself the world’s simplest fantasy format game for sports, reality TV and more. With their mobile app and website, Last 2 Left allows people to play a wide range of games from their phones, absolutely free. You can join a public...
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Join SheCodes and learn more about the empowering world of coding!

Pat Stanton, 5/31/2016 6:24 PM
"Are you a female founder or thinking about start-ing up?  Then you need to learn about the empowering world of coding! Join Microsoft UX Consultant Haneesha for a demo-rich, hands-on introduction to coding.  Bring a device (preferably one with a big...
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Dangers of a Startup Becoming Too Startuppy

esthergergis, 5/23/2016 7:16 PM
"Guest post by James Burbank, editor in chief at BizzMarkBlog There can be no doubt that startups mark a new era in the world of business. We are currently living in the early days of this new business reality as young new companies from all over the...
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Kadevjo Studios uses Azure’s compatibility with Linux and Ubuntu to empower a new generation of gaming and application development

BizSpark Online, 5/23/2016 12:00 AM
"Kadevjo Studio is an El Salvadorian startup specializing in mobile gaming and application development. Founded and launched in 2012, Kadevjo develops comprehensive solutions for gaming and application businesses – with a strong focus on generating...
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Startup Meetups – Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne

esthergergis, 5/19/2016 10:09 PM
"Got questions? Wanna share something cool? Come along to one of our meetups to see everyone and chat about anything and everything startup! We’ll be hearing from a guest speaker (TBA) in each city about their experiences building a startup and what...
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Microsoft and LawPath bring you an online Q&A session with Daniel Szekely from Clamenz Lawyers

esthergergis, 5/19/2016 8:48 PM
"Join Microsoft and LawPath for an informative and interactive online Q&A session with Daniel Szekely, Associate at Clamenz Lawyers. Come prepared with legal questions you have in relation to your startup, or send them to the BizSpark team prior to...
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Brisbane tech startup helps Instagram fitness stars get paid by their followers

esthergergis, 5/19/2016 7:08 PM
"Guest post by Jacob Turner, CEO/C0-Founder SKWOD May 2016, Brisbane, Australia. Fitness is big business, as the industry is worth over $85 bn globally. The fitness DVD market is worth $3 bn and personal training worth $10 bn in the USA alone....
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Budget 2016 Roundup for Startups and SMEs

esthergergis, 5/15/2016 10:02 PM
"Guest post by Anthony Lieu, Lawyer and Strategist at LegalVision Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison handed down his first Budget on 3 May 2016. Among new measures for young job-seekers and working families, the Federal Budget reinforced the...
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Norton Rose Fulbright and LawPath have formed a strategic alliance to provide start-ups and SMEs with greater access to premium legal services

esthergergis, 5/12/2016 7:52 PM
"Emerging businesses can face significant difficulties accessing quality legal services when raising capital or formalising employment agreements. The capital raising phase is often the first time these businesses have sought legal advice, and the...
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Norton Rose Fulbright and LawPath collaborate to create fixed-price legal packages for startups

esthergergis, 5/12/2016 6:52 PM
"New Law Alliance with global law firm provides startups with access to top-tier legal services Norton Rose Fulbright and LawPath have formed a strategic alliance to provide startups with greater access to top-tier legal services. Emerging companies...
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UnityVS is free for all Visual Studio devs using Unity!

BizSpark, 7/31/2014 2:18 AM
"It works for VS 2010, '12, and '14. If you currently do not have Visual Studio, feel free to contact me, and I can set your startup up with BizSpark for free.
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13 Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Favorite Piece Of Advice

BizSpark, 7/31/2014 2:10 AM
"Mathrubootham started Freshdesk, a cloud-based customer support platform, in 2010 and won the Microsoft BizSpark Startup Challenge. Today, Freshdesk has 200 employees and supplies services to over 20,000 businesses and organizations. As a passionate...
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Taylor Soper, 7/30/2014 10:45 AM
"Kyle Kesterson
Freak’n Genius is moving south. The Seattle animation startup is re-locating...
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Roxanne Varza - Shaking Up Women in Tech in Europe

BizSpark, 7/29/2014 12:22 AM
"Roxanne Varza is currently the startup lead for Microsoft in France, running both BizSpark and Microsoft Ventures programs. Prior to joining Microsoft she was the Editor of TechCrunch France and also ran content and communications for 2 European...
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Hitting the Right Notes at The Pitch

SuperUser Account, 5/5/2014 6:19 PM
"Last Wednesday, twelve startups from the second Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in London took part in a Demo Day, called The Pitch. The Pitch didn’t just give our startups the opportunity to impress the panel, they pitched to a standing room only...
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