VC/Advisors

Is Your Startup Idea Worth Nothing?

The mantra of ideas being worthless can be heard from all corners of the globe. Venture capitalists back founders and not ideas. As mentioned in another blog, in 2009, the entrepreneur and author Seth Godin got the nine of his alternate MBA students to come up with 111 ideas each

How to Increase Your Capability for Consistently Achieving Exponential Growth

Think about all the vagaries of running a high-technology venture – as executive leaders you need to be setting the

400+ Deals – Top Technology Investments & Acquisitions by Sector – 2014

Thanks to the team at Internet Deal Book for putting together this fantastic report which details the more than 400 Technology Investments and Acquisitions Globally for each Sector for 2014. The report is organised by Sector, has the investors, company and has a link to a background story for each deal

New Australian Venture Capital Funds are actively chasing deal flow – The Nuclear Winter is Thawing

I sense the nuclear winter of startup funding in Australia is finally thawing. In the last few months we have had a number of funds and investors actively launching pitching events and promotions and are actively chasing deals and  trying to generate deal flow. Even back in the dot com boom I