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Well, hello there. We trust you’re ready to get seriously start-upped? You're in the perfect place to begin.

There’s room for you in StartUp Land. This is a place where courage and creativity collide. It is a forum for unchartered territories, unknown terrain, and unfinished business. This is a site dedicated to inspiring, encouraging and educating the wealth of bonafide superstars that dare plunge into the world of startups.

We expect you’ll feel empowered in the knowledge that managing a business you love isn’t a pipedream as much as an opportunity waiting to come to life, simply requiring persistence and sleep deprivation and a reckless renegade spirit of possibility and positivity. Here on this site you will find everything you need to give you a big, bad dose of brave: articles, think-pieces, visual inspo, juicy resources, as well as the kind of stories that make you go ‘yep, I’m in my sweet spot’. So check out our events, peruse the blog, subscribe to the magazine. This is a platform to walk alongside you as you dream for something bigger. Here’s to the dreamers. Here’s to you.

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All of us spend, on average, one-third of our lives at work. But not everyone feels comfortable in the workplace.  After LaunchVic released a survey showing 28% of the LGBTIQA+ community have experienced homophobia and felt they had to hide their true identity at work, it became clear we needed to spark a larger conversation… Read more »

Hey Squad, Kay here, it’s been a while! As some of you might have picked up on Instagram, I’ve been knee-deep in writing my first book! For those of you who may have missed the news, a quick update – in January this year I signed a book publishing deal with Hardie-Grant who asked me… Read more »

  – Connect with your Indigenous community and ASK them how you can help   – Learn Indigenous history, Dreamtime stories, about the land they’ve lived on for 40,000 years and celebrate their culture   – Invest back into Indigenous businesses – buy their artwork, cast them in your photoshoots, tv shows, play & buy… Read more »

So many of us come to a time in our lives when we can no longer stay the same. We get an idea, dream, desire or goal that we set out to achieve and yet so many of us don’t do it. We hold ourselves back, self-sabotage and allow fear, self-doubt and overwhelm to keep… Read more »