Samantha Chambers is driving a customer-focused culture with her start-up It’s About the Customer
“Organisations must become customer focused – a culture change that combines mindset, attitude, vision, value and understanding…” Samantha Chambers has teamed up with Kim Stokeld with a clear vision for their start-up— ‘without a customer, there is no business.’... read more
Natasha Hawker helps take the stress out of small-business employee management with their startup Employee Matters
‘We help business owners by taking away their employee pain points.’ Natasha Hawker, Founder and Managing Director of Employee Matters, recognises that hiring and firing employees can cause some of the biggest headaches for business owners. Employee Matters provides... read more
Janie saw a gap in the market and turned a common frustration into a successful business.
“The ‘there might be a great business in this’ moment came. I started doing research and realised there was a genuine gap in the market.” Janie started up her own company selling fashionable work bags online. Her bags... read more
Shauna wanted more control over her career. A favour for a friend turned into a business venture.
Shauna built a career for herself as a lawyer but soon became disillusioned in her profession. It wasn’t until her friend asked her to do some writing for her business that she realised that she could start up her... read more
Stefania had a clear vision for what she wanted her business to be.
“Be ready for some challenges. They are necessary to grow personally and professionally and learn to never give up on your dreams!” Stefania was a radio broadcaster in Italy. But when she moved to Australia with husband and two... read more
Industry insights lead new mum, Victoria Taylor, lead to the innovative launch of Flourish Communication
“I was home with a new baby thinking about my next career move and thought, why not me?” Victoria is a former industry CEO. She saw a disconnect between policy objectives, government and consumers and realised that there was... read more
Think like a Business-owner Not an Employee to Build a Firm Financial Foundation
The number of women starting a business has risen rapidly in recent years, with research by the Australian Women Chamber of Commerce & Industry finding almost one million females now operate a business in Australia. If you’re a woman... read more
Startup Month 2014: Insights from Inspiring Entrepreneurs
Life as a startup can be a roller-coaster ride. That’s why at the HerBusiness, we do our best to help women new to business gain access to good information, education and role models. Throughout November we’ll present you... read more