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September 27, 2021
Athena Zolis, Rare Birds mentor

Meet the Mentor: Athena Zolis

A serial entrepreneur, Athena has learned many lessons along the way, including the importance of avoiding potential pitfalls by surrounding yourself with people who have walked […]
September 2, 2021
Amex First Nations Business Growth

People and Ideas Connected: support for First Nations business owners

American Express is partnering with Inspiring Rare Birds to provide 20 Supply Nation Certified businesses a 12-month program called First Nations Business Growth. Accelerator program provides […]
August 25, 2021
female founders need access to funding

Bridging the Gender Gap in Startup Investment

Even though the figures show that you get a better ROI investing in a female-led startup, the VC community is still investing disproportionately in the guys. […]
July 11, 2021
Rare Birds x KINSPACE Series - Article 2

Silence is no longer golden. When unchecked behaviour is part of the power problem

KINSPACE SERIES PART 2: 2020 left us licking the wounds of fear, isolation, and social distancing. Following the year that stopped the world in its tracks and […]
June 25, 2021
Yvonne Coburn

Meet the Mentor: Yvonne Coburn, CEO CreatingWe ANZ Pty Ltd

Based in Sydney, Australia, Yvonne Coburn is an experienced human resource professional with a background in the delivery of executive leadership programs designed to achieve cultural […]
June 18, 2021
Brian + Rachael, Rare Birds mentoring

Mentoring Success Stories: meet Rachael and Brian

Despite a few setbacks due to COVID, Rachael has found new momentum with her Mentor and is preparing for future growth Rachael, tell us a little […]
July 14, 2015
entrepreneur

Why anyone can become an entrepreneur

Many people will have ideas that could be turned into successful businesses. So what’s the difference between them and the entrepreneurs who turn these ideas into reality?
November 22, 2016
innovative-pitch-deck

5 Innovative Pitch Decks and Why They Were a Total Success

Attracting the right investor usually involves wowing them with a great pitch deck. The best ones combine storytelling, innovation, facts and are designed in innovative ways […]
April 13, 2018

Lessons from growing businesses that failed

Last week I was asked about the lessons learned from growing businesses that failed. At the time it felt like a loaded question but after probing, […]
October 21, 2019
garden

Meet the Gamechangers: This organic perfumer was ahead of the curve, led by an entrepreneurial leader

It’s not easy being a pioneer and entrepreneurial leader. When Liz Cook launched One Seed 10 years ago, she knew that natural, pure and organic was […]