Tag: entrepreneurs

Brisbane is home to a Myriad of opportunities

Brisbane has just hosted its second Myriad festival, where 2500 participants joined over 100 speakers from Australia and beyond to hear stories of ideation, success, and technology. I had the privilege of sharing the Icon story with delegates on Friday, and arrived to find the Royal Convention Centre buzzing with people and energy.Β  Unfortunately I’d […]

Introducing Alice

When I was at Dell’s DWEN conference in July I said Hello to Alice for the first time, as her founders Carolyn Rodz and Elizabeth Gore, two fabulous female entrepreneurs whom I knew from previous DWEN events, introduced their new artificial intelligence platform for entrepreneurs. Alice connects entrepreneurs with the resources they need to grow […]

The importance of aspirational role models

I’ve loved watching the Olympics for as long as I can remember. Β I can clearly recall sitting glued to the television in 1980 watching Nadia Comaneci roll out perfect 10’s in the gymnastics, convinced I’d just seen my future. Β Sadly the school gymnastics unit that followed close on the heels of the Olympics revealed quite […]