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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 […]
June 3, 2021
Amanda Williams Yellowpanda

Meet the Mentor: Amanda Williams, Founder Yellowpanda PR + Digital

A born entrepreneur, Amanda is driven to succeed by a desire to ensure she can always be proud of herself. Interesting then that her work is […]
May 27, 2021
Kristy Bayley Faethm AI

Meet the Mentor: Kristy Bayley, Head of Operations at Faethm AI

Kristy has witnessed a lot of change as the Australian start-up scene matured into the multi-unicorn ecosystem it is today. She has learned plenty on the […]
May 24, 2021
Fleur Madden Freelancing Gems

5 More Sites That Empower Women at Work in Australia

Women’s history month might be over, but at Freelancing Gems every day is about women, how we get more work, how to charge what we are […]
May 19, 2021
Amanda Fox Dressability

Meet the Gamechangers: inclusive fashion for every body

Amanda FoxFounder, DressabilityPropelHer Alumni 2020/21 Through her business Dressability, Amanda is able to help people improve their confidence and experience the joy of self-expression that comes […]
April 13, 2021
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Calling it as we see it. Turning power dynamics on their head.

SERIES INTRODUCTION: 2020 left us licking the wounds of fear, isolation, and social distancing. Following the year that stopped the world in its tracks and gave […]
February 23, 2016

‘Capital investment helped us grow’

Aimee Marks wanted to find the right impact money to help her business TOM Organic grow. She shares the challenges and what it felt like when she […]
February 27, 2016
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‘Our social background helped frank body flourish’

Erika Geraerts spotted a gap in the market and went for it. Here, the co-founder and director of Willow & Blake and frank body describes how […]
February 28, 2016

Mel Perkins: ‘You have to learn on the job’

Mel Perkins, the co-founder and CEO of Canva, on making mistakes and putting your ‘heart and soul’ into everything you do “I like to call my process ‘just-in-time […]
November 11, 2019
lisa burling

Meet the Gamechangers: Lisa Burling on motivation and creating the life you want

It's fair to say that Rare Birds Ambassador Lisa Burling hit absolute rock bottom before creating the life of her dreams. She chats with us about how she did it, and how you can too.