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Why Startups Matter for Christchurch

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to finally launch that dream startup and fulfill your goals and ambitions then 2019 is a great year to make it happen.

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Posted 13 hours ago

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Firm financial foundations for startups

Our last Startup Breakfast Club was all about how to ensure your startup has robust financial foundations.

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Posted 7 days ago

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AllGoods is Awesome

About 6 months ago, we met this awesome group of guys when they came in to talk about their upcoming pitch at Canterbury Angel's Pitch and Pizza.

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Posted 7 days ago

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Five Takeaways From the Jumpstart Your Startup in 2019: Breakfast Club Event

It was great to see so many of you inspired, motivated, and ready to learn at this month's Breakfast Club - Jumpstart your Startup for 2019! Thanks again to our three...

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Posted 28 days ago

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Awesome Story #3 Feat: Andrew Moss

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Andrew is the owner and operator of the Flipout trampoline arena in Christchurch, one of the largest of its kind in the world and part of the world-renowned Flipout franchise.

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Posted 14 months ago

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Awesome Story #2 Feat: April McLennan

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April has a mission to equip young New Zealanders with the self-awareness, confidence and opportunities to pursue and excel in work they are passionate about.

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Posted 16 months ago

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Awesome Story #1 Feat: Magda Lorenzo

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Magdalena Lorenzo has always loved reading and she is an avid user of public transport.

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Posted 18 months ago

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The End Game that Startups Need to Think About

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When starting a business, it's also important to think about the day you'll leave it.

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Posted 3 months ago

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Ministry of Awesome and Ara create new innovation hub.

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Ara Institute of Canterbury to become more Awesome.

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Posted 6 months ago

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An awesome enterprise: Q&A with the Ministry of Awesome’s Chief Awesome Officer Marian Johnson

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A social enterprise established in the dark days post-quake to encourage positivity, collaboration, activation and support for a city that was struggling to survive, the Ministry of Awesome is a...

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Posted 6 months ago

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Could Christchurch be a self-sufficient 'Fab City'?

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Carl Pavletich, co-founder of Fab Lab Chch, a social enterprise encouraging the uptake of technology and "active citizenship" in Christchurch.

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Posted 9 months ago

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FoodStarter - A New World of Awesome food innovation

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FoodStarter has officially launched, entries close Sunday 7th of October.

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Posted 5 months ago

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The single most critical step to take before you start your business.

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You are an ardent moviegoer who makes the weekly pilgrimage to the nearest cinema but it’s a hassle for you to check all the different cinema websites for times and...

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Posted 6 months ago