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Amanda Swanson
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Is the Australian dollar going to keep dropping? How does it affect your business? On a personal note, it means my Europe trip in August will be much more expensive (sniff).
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Smart work with the stash. Hope you enjoyed the work drinks. The false economy can be discussed at a later date.haha
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Business Switch launches CBDaddress.com.au, a Sydney-based virtual address service. From just $19 per month. No contracts. Free 30 day trial.
Give your business a professional address with our premier virtual address service.
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Not sure Nathan Tinkler is a great role model for Aussie entrepreneurial activity given his predicament. I feel a bit sorry for him actually.
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Business Switch invests in Silicon Valley start up www.15five.com. We love this internal comms tool. More info http://www.business-switch.com.au/news/
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Always interesting reading and relevant to Australian market too!
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Have to love this line: But one thing that neither Glenn Stevens nor Gary Banks talked about enough is not susceptible to government decree: innovation, and in particular creating start-ups, and, even more particularly, getting them to scale.
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Why is it that Australia cannot find a workable tax policy that embraces start up and small business, especially tech companies.
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No!
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Won't argue with that.
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Kind of scary really. Makes me appreciate our beautiful harbour even more.
 
Summer in +Australia 

It's been a bit hot in +Sydney lately. Can you tell?
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A pleasure Paul.
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Our new Australian business name video has just been released. Love the theme and background music. Al Capone ... eat your heart out!

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Malcolm Turnbull has pedigree when it comes to business so comments like this do have resonance:

Turnbull said that bosses should be prepared to “cannibalise your own business” in order to survive – something that some industries have not done.
 
“We haven’t had, until recently, what you could describe as a dynamic innovation-focused business culture…that encourages businesses to invest continuously in innovation, and channels capital towards high-risk, high-reward opportunities by funding and valuing world-class scientific and technical skills,” he said.

I am not sure Australia has it yet but at least some Australian entrepreneurs  are putting effort into the cause.
Malcolm Turnbull, the Opposition communications spokesman, has urged start-ups to do more to promote their own successes, claiming that Australia needs to start celebrating the “creative destruction” ...
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awesome
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Nice idea. My question is ... are Darren's Twitter followers a true sample :)
 
I asked my Twitter followers for 3 words to describe 'Great Entrepreneurs' and here are the words they submitted.

Note: sizes of words have no relation to how many times the words were mentioned. It was randomly generated.
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Business Switch Online Services - Marketing Manager
Introduction
I am a positive, pro-active person that loves Australian business, hanging out with friends and coming home from the beach with slightly burnt shoulders!

I work at Business Switch, a great Aussie company. My job encompasses marketing a number of online web assets including Aussie Tycoon, Business Registration and ABN Registration.
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Administrator of www.AussieTycoon.com, Australia's coolest forum for entrepreneurs and business owners.
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  • Does school define you? Not in business!
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Female
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I help Australian businesses. It is an amazing thing to do.
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  • Business Switch
    Marketing Manager, 2010 - present
  • Business Switch
    www.AussieTycoon.com Forum Administrator, 2011 - present
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