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Expert Talk: Fred Schebesta (Founder of finder.com) on Going Global

Expert Talk: Fred Schebesta (Founder of finder.com) on Going Global

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This hour long video expert talk by Fred Schebesta, the Co-Founder and Director of finder.com.au who launched finder.com in the US in June 2015. Fred talks about their strategy for going global, why do so in the first place, how to choose markets, and more.

Alaister Low on Keys to Success in Internet Marketing

Alaister Low on Keys to Success in Internet Marketing

“Everything You Know About Internet Marketing is Wrong.” 

That’s Alaister Low’s straightforward introduction to his SydStart 2015 keynote presentation. Alaister is the Senior Director of Warrior Forum and Warrior Payments. Alaister shared fresh insights on internet marketing with the crowd at SydStart and especially pointed out that startups, growth, funding and PR don’t matter without customers.

Christopher Koch on the Valuation of Tech Companies in Public Markets

Christopher Koch on the Valuation of Tech Companies in Public Markets

How public markets and venture financing differ.

 

Christopher Koch, Deputy Chief Financial Officer of Freelancer Limited, gave his keynote presentation about the Valuation of Technology Companies in Public Markets at SydStart 2015. This talk was at the start of a heated month of debate in global public markets on the challenges of privately held ‘unicorns’ going public, and just ahead of some key investors’ write-downs of privately held ‘unicorns’, along with the eventful Square and Match IPOs.

Matt Barrie on How to Not Get Screwed in Venture Financing

Matt Barrie on How to Not Get Screwed in Venture Financing

"A friendly Venture Capitalist is not the solution to your problems. You are the solution to your problems."

Where do you think the best place it is to raise money?
a) Friends, Fools and Family
b) Angel Investors
c) Venture Capitalists or,
d) Stock Exchange

If you think it was a trick question. It was.

Mick Liubinskas on Going Global Without Boiling the Ocean

Mick Liubinskas on Going Global Without Boiling the Ocean

"Going Global and Being Focused: are two things I care deeply about"

Mick Liubinskas, Entrepreneur in Residence at muru-D wants Australia's startups to be more ambitious.