Category: Leadership & People
Leadership & People| 9 min read
Lawrence Crowther and Catherine McGarvey on Creating a Culture Where People Want to Work
Do you like the culture in your workplace? In this SydStart workshop by Pivotal Labs, Lawrence Crowther (Sydney Director) and Catherine McGarvey (New York Director) talked about the importance of creating a culture where people want to work.Find out the culture they have at Pivotal Labs and how it changed the way they build software.
Leadership & People| 3 min read
Kim Dotcom on the Future of the Internet
“The Internet has become a gathering ground for surveillance agencies. They’re taking all our data and communications”The revelations of Edward Snowden put to light what is going on with privacy and the government intrusions that are taking place, he said. With all the revelations and media hype, one would think that the government would stop, but they haven’t.
Leadership & People| 4 min read
Pete Cooper on the State of the Startup Ecosystem
“We are 15 years into the biggest wealth creation and social impact wave to ever hit humanity – driven by the Internet and mobile.”Pete Cooper, the founder of The Start Society, iCentral and Sydstart had a lot to say about disruptive innovation.
Leadership & People| 5 min read
Andrew Hyde on Growing the Largest Hackathon Series in the World
"I've been lucky a lot" Andrew Hyde, founder of Startup Weekend, admits immediately that his success has in some part been down to luck. Being in the right place at the right time. However it was his ability to make connections and introductions that meant he was the right entrepreneur for the job.