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Brewarrina, in western New South Wales, Australia, is a resilient town that only recently celebrated its sesquicentenary. But there is very little to celebrate in the Brewarrina Shire today as it is in the grip of a crippling drought that is driving many to the wall in the area. 309 more words

Drought News

Success is More Than Good Luck and a Great Idea

Becoming a successful business owner takes more than just good luck and a great idea.  Many great ideas have floundered because they didn’t have the right tools behind them helping them to succeed.  322 more words

Raising Capital

Trending on Buzzfeed

Today Buzzfeed ran a story on our mysterious billionaire benefactor: This Roo-Counting Couple Lost $2 Billion In Cruel Pozible Prank.

We’re not so sure it was a cruel prank so much as a… 20 more words


Kunal Kapoor Crowd Funding for Nepal

“With the recent Nepal Earth Quake, Bollywood Actor Kunal Kapoor took to “Crowd Funding” to raise funds to help those affected by this tragedy.

The massive earthquake of magnitude 7.8 on Richter scale (as per USGS) struck Nepal on 25th of April 2015. 144 more words


The Digistump Oak; An ESP8266 On Kickstarter

When it was first released, the ESP8266 was a marvel; a complete WiFi solution for any project that cost about $5. A few weeks later, and people were hard at work putting code on the tiny little microcontroller in the ESP8266 and it was clear that this module would be the future of WiFi-enabled Things for the Internet. 238 more words


Crowd Funding

I don’t remember the first time I heard crowd funding memtioned in the various workshops on starting your own business I attended, but I did know it was somthing I had to check outl  I did attend a crowd funding workshop this week at the Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) presented by Michael Pilla of Pilla Creative Marketing. 23 more words

A funny thing happened last Thursday

A funny thing happened last Thursday. For a brief hour or so Jenny and I became the custodians of billions of conservation dollars. ‘Huh?’, you say? 157 more words