Disruptive

Opportunities in the Growing Space Economy

Opportunities in the Growing Space Economy

Jason Crusan is from a small startup you may have heard of… called NASA. He’s the director of their Advanced Exploration Systems division, which is itself part of NASA’s Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate. He came to speak at StartCon to update you all on changes in the space industry – and the huge opportunities ahead within that sector.

Rich content = Rapid growth

Rich content = Rapid growth

Today’s business world, is one of instant gratification where things 'go viral' faster than it takes your morning coffee to kick in. 

A viral blog post, YouTube video or tweet can gain huge exposure to your audience.

In a recent article, we focussed on how content marketing in the form of blogs can help grow your audience, but this is not the only content marketing strategy you could decide to adopt. 

Steps for Disrupting your Industry, the Nimble way

Steps for Disrupting your Industry, the Nimble way

Disruption is a buzzword used to describe innovative strategies implemented by companies.

So what is disruption, and why is it important to your business?

Why SydStart became StartCon

Why SydStart became StartCon

On October 30th 2015 we announced a huge change. Sydstart was no more and we were becoming StartCon. 

This came as a shock to the Sydney entrepreneur community who had grown to love Sydstart's annual conference in Sydney. When we meet Sydney entrepreneurs we are often asked the question "why StartCon?" 

The reason is simple, we wanted to create a network for our entrepreneurs that had the ability to span outside of one city.

Chris Hexton on Behavioural emails for startups: The dos and don'ts

Chris Hexton on Behavioural emails for startups: The dos and don'ts

"Be bold enough to have a go and experiment"

Email marketing is often something completely new for startups, but it is something that if done well, can ensure valuable customer acquisition. 

Chris Hexton, founder and CEO of email marketing tool Vero, imparted some words of wisdom on StartCon entrepreneurs. 

Email Marketing 101: Chris Hexton Fireside chat

Email Marketing 101: Chris Hexton Fireside chat

"Startups aren't emailing enough" 

Over 50 StartCon entrepreneurs were in for a night of email marketing advice from CEO and Founder of Vero, Chris Hexton. 

Ainun Najib on Independence Through Coding

Ainun Najib on Independence Through Coding

In what ways can coders and tech people help improve a nation?

Code4Nation, a group founded by Ainun Najib, proved that they can do phenomenal things for the betterment of their country. Ainun shared stories of their projects in a fireside chat with Freelancer CEO Matt Barrie at SydStart 2015.

Goran Stefkovski on Drones: The Epic Impact of Small

Goran Stefkovski on Drones: The Epic Impact of Small

"Today I get to talk to you about something I am passionate about outside of my work. And that's drones" 

Goran Stefkovski, CTO of Kogan.com.au, was excited to speak to Sydstart about the potential of drones.