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VIDEO: When To Scale Abroad With Hall Chadwick's David Kenney

By Melinda F. - Apr 28, 2017

To scale or not to scale? That is not the question, but putting your company in rapid growth mode surely is one of the most important decisions you'll ever make in your entrepreneurial journey.

Scaling can make or break a business. If you fly too close to the sun, your wings might get burned. Alternately, if you don't have the courage to invest as many resources as are needed, you might end up with no company at all.

Expanding a company abroad works like a puzzle: you have to ensure that each and every piece of your business fits perfectly. Whether it's basics like finding an office or complex issues like fitting your product into a new market, it all has to tie in together.

David Kenney, partner at Hall Chadwick, shares his perspective on the complex process:

VIDEO: Deliveroo Australia Manager Levi Aron On The Importance Of User Experience

By Irina L. - Apr 21, 2017

Outstanding products require outstanding user experience. That's a mantra we live by at Hyper, and it's something we insist on teaching every one of our founders.

6 Things To Do While Your App Is In Development

By Tom West - Apr 13, 2017

App development is a lengthy and complex process that can leave you feeling a bit disconnected. However, there are plenty of hands-on things you can and should do while your app is being developed. 

Beware The Software Sweatshop

By Irina L. - Apr 01, 2017

“Where’s my software developed?” is a question we often fail to ask ourselves. And we should - not only because it’s the morally right thing to do, but because it has a huge impact on the final quality of the product we’re purchasing.

An Entrepreneur's Guide To Startup Capital Raising

By Tom West - Mar 23, 2017

In 2017, you should be looking at alternative financing options more than ever. Entrepreneurs should be considering a diverse range of investor types to raise capital, not just the obvious ones.

5 Productivity Tools Every Entrepreneur Should Use

By Melinda F. - Mar 17, 2017

Entrepreneurship doesn't revolve around a single job. When you take on the role of the leader, you have to be able to put on a lot of different hats.

Apps for Good #1: Bridging the Communication Gap

By Melinda F. - Mar 14, 2017

"Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. They will not rest until they have revolutionised the fishing industry." 
—Bill Drayton, Leading Social Entrepreneurs Changing the World

Australia's Top 5 App Development Options

By Irina L. - Mar 10, 2017

The app market is booming. But you’ve surely heard that before. By 2020, the app economy is expected to double to over a $100 billion (according to market analysis giant AppAnnie), making it a bandwagon definitely worth jumping on.

Why Obstacles Are Important on the Path to Success

By Tom West - Mar 04, 2017

We've talked about this subject before - success almost never comes without a healthy dose of failure beforehand. The same goes for obstacles.