Startup Blog

Social Impact Campaigning Done Right

November 14, 2019

It is pretty well understood, that any business starting today or hoping to grow into tomorrow, without a deep sense of purpose built into their foundations is missing both the point and the boat. To put it as simply as Forbes …

Fishburners Launches Program For Women Founders

October 23, 2019

Fishburners kicked off its inaugural Fempowered program in partnership with Google for  Startups this week, with a 12-week program providing intensive support to nine women founders.  As a flagship pilot for next year’s national and open-to-the-public program, Fempowered fast-tracks women founders …

Mental Health Message Hits home for Startups

October 11, 2019

Over 100 founders and entrepreneurs gathered at Fishburners for Mental Health Day yesterday, in recognition of the distinctive stress felt by those involved in startups.  With the World Health Organisation citing stress as the leading cause of disability globally, Blisspot, Mealpal …

Meet Uprise: The Employee Assistance Program, Transforming Workplace Wellbeing

October 11, 2019

Uprise is the new Employee Assistance Program (EAP) app, disrupting the traditional therapy model and transforming the way workplace mental health issues are identified and treated. Founded by clinical psychologist Dr Jay Spence, Uprise uses an evidence-based, technology-first approach to support …

The Top 10 Tools For Any New Startup

September 6, 2019

Starting a business is always hard work – but the startup boom has seen growth in businesses servicing startups’ needs. This means it’s never been easier to achieve scale and professional quality, especially in the early days, with very little effort …