Does it Make Sense to Get Home Batteries Without Solar?

For some time now there’s been some folklore that its not cost effective to get home batteries without also having rooftop solar. However, that is no longer the case with the cost of batteries coming down and the rise of flexible energy solutions. Now, it’s even easier with the launch of local Adelaide Startup; IO […]

Top Search Engine Marketing Trends for 2015

If you’re a small business owner who’s perpetually trolling for the latest way to bring people to your website because you’re selling something they would buy if only they knew about it, it’s important to keep up with what’s hot and what’s not in terms of search engine marketing trends. Do these trends change from […]

Total Reboot: How to Keep Your System at Top Speed

Keeping your computer running as well as possible requires a bit of maintenance and care. You may view your computer as a device that can do anything in the world at the speed of light, but your computer needs help when it comes to care and maintenance. Your computer is a like a child, and […]

The World’s #1 Referral Source Today

We live in extremely changing times. When I initially came out with “Word of Mouth Magic” back in 2003, most starting companies weren’t making use of the Internet. How times have greatly changed. Nowadays, the #1 source of referrals and word of mouth is… Google! People today “trust” Google. If you appear high up in […]

Adelaide’s Entrepreneurial & Business Courses and Programs Compared

Getting started in business is about making contacts. Contacts come from a myriad of sources. One great source when you are just starting out is class. Not only will the connections come from the teachers you meet, but the folks you’ll be alongside in class. In business school one of the things they tell you […]

Get Mentors and Improve your Business

In a recent interview with Chris Hooper and another with Michael Dawson (on Adelaide Entrepreneurs) they both discussed the positive impact that mentors have had on their businesses. You’ve probably heard the saying that you are the average of your five closest friends. This may not be a scientifically accurate statement but I think the […]

Lean Startup Tips for Adelaide Businesses

In this interview I talk through a few lean startup tips (The Lean Startup is a book by Eric Ries) with Trevor Glen, software consultant. This interview was recorded for the Web Marketing Adelaide podcast and originally appeared at Episode 31.   Transcript [spoiler title=”Click to reveal/hide the transcription”] Find the relevant links at the original […]

Financial Forecasting for Startups by Silver Whale

Before you jump into a new business idea, you should do a bit of research first to see if you idea is likely to be a winner. I recently interviewed Pratib Parthiban from Silverwhale about financial forecasting for startups, one of the services that they offer. This interview originally appeared in episode 34 of the Web Marketing Adelaide […]

Business Processs Improvement with Jo Shanahan from DVE Solutions

For this interview I’m joined by Jo Shanahan from DVE Solutions and we’re talking about business process mapping and improvement. This is a very interesting topic and I think all businesses could get something out of this interview.   We cover Who can benefit from business process improvement? What are some signs that business owners can look for to […]

Coworking Spaces

“Coworking is a style of work which involves a shared working environment, sometimes an office, yet independent activity” – Wikipedia Space Name Type Location Casual Rate Full Time Rate Majoran Distillery Tech Adelaide $35/day $300/month Co-West Creative Adelaide $15/day $165/month That Space General Norwood $25/day $300/month Todd Street Coworking Hub General Pt. Adelaide $22/day $330/month […]