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Aug
Innovation

It’s week 3 of B Corp Month! And this week we’re shining a light on how Spacecubed have reviewed insights and feedback to create better business for our members.

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Aug
Community

For week 2 of B Corp Month, Spacecubed are celebrating areas across our business that have been built for the better, by helping businesses and individuals across Western Australia grow.

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Aug
Announcements

As a proud member of the Riff community, we’re delighted to share the success of Nathanial Bibby as he was selected as a finalist for this year’s Social Media Marketing Awards. 

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Aug
Community

Spacecubed is currently on the hunt for a Growth Marketer or superhuman capable of leading a digital marketing strategy across a range of brands - more parts technologist, coupled with creativity in spades.

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Aug
Innovation

Kicking off this week, XR:WA is a virtual reality festival where the broader WA community can explore and experience stunning immersive experiences and technologies against a backdrop of talks, exhibitions and access to the experiences and the makers themselves.

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Aug
Community

Did you know Spacecubed is a certified B Corp Business? During July, we’ll be celebrating what makes a B Corp Certified Business so special, by showing the world why Better Business for a Better World matters.

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Aug
Guest Post

Following one of Australia’s biggest e-commerce events held at Riff last Thursday night, we caught up with William Koo, Head of Sales and Operations at KeepSpace, to find out how it all began.

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Aug
Community

If you're interested in helping to grow the WA startup ecosystem, join the Spacecubed team as our Programs Manager today! Apply below.

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Aug
Programs

If you’re looking for an exclusive opportunity to get a knowledge boost directly from the tech startup world's most renowned and successful members, join us for our first Boosted session of 2019.

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Aug
Guest Post

Damian Stone, Principal and Chief Problem Solver of Y Research, shares with us his insights into the growth of shared workspaces.

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Aug
Innovation

Hear from Jonathan Steingiesser, Strategic Design Associate Director at Isobar, as he shares with us how to implement Lean Usability Testing in your business or startup.

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Aug
Guest Post

Growth Marketer at Bud & JuniorDev volunteer, Tom Smolarek, invites coders to get their coding hands dirty and get amongst the fellow Perth coding community at JuniorDev’s BYO coding night on the 17th of June @ Flux.

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Aug
Events

Coming up on Wednesday, 19th of June, Skills of the Modern Age are hosting a community debate to discuss this popular design framework. Raising questions such as; Is Design Thinking dead? Can anyone be a designer now? And if so, what’s next?

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Aug
Programs

Over the past 6 weeks, 6 startup businesses were given the opportunity to be a part of the City of Canning Sprint Program, run by Plus Eight and Skills of the Modern Age. This part time, pre-accelerator program connected each founder with a community of successful mentors, investors and advisors helping to take their business to the next level.

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Aug
Programs

Over 100 women (and quite a few men) filled the Town Hall last Friday night for the launch of Perth{web}Girls Plus, a collaboration between Perth{web}Girls and BHP to deliver a fully sponsored, 6 month program providing an alternate pathway for women to pursue tech careers.

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Aug
Guest Post

Senior Project Manager at Insight and Events Committee Member at Women In Tech WA, Tracey Naidoo, shares her insights on turning ideas into startups in the lead up to WiTWA's TechXchange event on June 11.

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Aug
Guest Post

Hear from Ryan Carson, cofounder of Cordially, a rental inspection tool for property managers who need more hours in their day. Using AR technology, Cordially provides users the chance to conduct their own rent inspections. Hear more about their trip to the US below!

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Aug
Community

Tom Smolarek is a Growth Marketer and Founder of Bud, working out of FLUX. By growing partnerships and taking the confusion and fustration out of digital marketing, Tom works alongside his clients grow something great. Find out more about Tom below!

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Aug
Guest Post

San Francisco, 2nd to 13th April 2019: As you start to read my article here, I share with you that my founding trade is that of Broadcast Journalist and Presenter (BBC TV and Discovery Channel). My team and I now help professionals become great speakers and communicators, with robust executive presence, through my professional services as a Certified Executive Coach and as an Adjunct Professor at INSEAD business school.

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Aug
Startup

Are you looking at starting a company, or taking your business to the next level? Join us for some of the best meetups in Perth and grow your startup alongside other like-minded individuals.

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Aug
Guest Post

Following the Plus Eight cohort’s recent trip to San Francisco, Programs Coordinator Kate Kirwin has some exciting tips to share with anyone thinking about jet setting off to the innovation hub of the world.

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Aug
Guest Post

Now the question you’re probably asking is why you would spend $10K to go to San Fran when you might not even be looking to raise capital. Our advice, just shut up and do it, it will change your life!

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Aug
Guest Post

Hear from one of the Plus Eight teams, Idle Australia, as James Stretch shares his insights following their trip to San Fransisco.

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Aug
Events

Perth{web}Girls is a movement empowering women to code and offering pathways into tech careers by organising free programming workshops and events.

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Aug
Programs

Heading all the way to the innovation hub of Silicon Valley, the startups in the 2019 Plus Eight cohort had 2 weeks of intensive workshops, meetings, seminars and tours booked to discover how to grow their businesses in the US market.

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Aug
Spaces

With June 30 fast approaching, day-to-day challenges of keeping your customers happy and growing your offering might be slowing you down, so we’ve put together some tips to put your startup or small business in the best possible position to start the next financial year.

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Aug
Community

For this week's Community Focus, we spoke with Camille le Goff, a talented SEO expert working at Mash Media, a marketing agency in Sydney. Camille joined the Spacecubed community in January 2018 and you can find her most days working from Riff’s ground floor.

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Aug
Community

2019 has bought Perth and Western Australia a variety of incredible women who are leading the charge and creating their own destiny. Whether it’s as startup founders, freelancers or business owners, women are leaving indelible marks across all industries.

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Aug
Community

Hear from Mark Hudson, Managing Director at Brandconnect, on how he “accidentally” turned his part time role as a Marketing Manager into becoming a business owner of one of Australia’s largest and leading promotional product marketing companies, that’s branded millions of products for thousands of businesses.

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Aug
Programs

Kicking off in Perth for its third successive year, the 2019 Plus Eight accelerator program has a cohort of five startup companies.

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Aug
Community

Have you ever wondered how to turn your childhood hobby into a career? Spacecubed member, Daniel Gouvignon, did just that. Find out more about his story below!

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Aug
Programs

Following 6 weeks of hands-on, practical content where businesses were taken to the next level, what comes next?

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Aug
Startup

Coming into the middle of the year, everyone is full of new ideas, working on new ventures and following up on business goals. Spacecubed members have been busier than ever with their startups, and there are plenty of exciting businesses about to launch into their next phase of growth and expansion.

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Aug
Community

We were lucky enough to sit down with the Director of CoreData WA, Kristen Turnbull, and discover more about her journey in the startup space and the Spacecubed community.

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Aug
Startup

Bringing together designers, developers, entrepreneurs and experts from all industries, Startup Weekend has had continued success throughout the years, and 2019 was no exception.

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Aug
Community

For this week's Community Focus we spoke to Perth-based Mobile App Developer and Technical Educator, Mike Cunneen, an energetic Spacecubed member with substantial experience in software development, web and mobile development, software architecture and tertiary teaching. See below the exciting things he's been up to lately!

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Aug
Events

We're delighted to host two of the co-founders of Elementice, James Presneill and Ben Hegarty, on April 2nd at Riff for the WA launch of their new event-based photography product WalkerKam.

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Aug
Startup

Are you a budding entrepreneur? Do you have a business idea that is ripe for action? Wondering exactly what goes into a startup?

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Aug
Community

We were lucky enough to have Charlie Gunningham and Beth Caniglia in the studio as they recorded Startup West, a podcast produced by Startup News, interviewing one of our amazing members, Kevin Forcier, CEO and Co-Founder of Storekat and Delta Kilo.

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Aug
Events

Coming to Spacecubed’s Riff on Monday March 25, the Junior Dev community are kicking off the year with a new theme, Getting Started.

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Aug
Startup

Discover how Functionally founder, Tim Brewer, created a successful startup company during our very own Startup Weekend.

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Aug
Programs

Spacecubed was delighted to host a breakfast panel discussion in December at FLUX featuring some expert advice on accelerators, and their place in the startup ecosystem.

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Aug
Programs

Perth{web}Girls is expanding the reach of their popular coding workshops with their first event at Y.hub Coworking in Yanchep; providing women north of Perth’s CBD with the opportunity to learn coding and build valuable connections.

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Aug
SOLDER

Spacecubed has released the date for their popular SOLDER Summer Camp this school holidays. The next generation of makers (aged 12-17) will be introduced and inspired by new technology innovations and modern skills that are vital skills for kids’ futures.

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Aug
Programs

The Plus Eight program is a mechanism to help Perth continue to support a larger push for growth in the startup ecosystem.

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Aug
Announcements

Derek Gerrard joins Spacecubed as the new Entrepreneur in Residence as Tim Brewer transitions to being a full-time entrepreneur again after leading two cohorts of companies through the Plus Eight Accelerator program.

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Aug
Announcements

Spacecubed has been successful in securing an Australian Government Incubator Support initiative grant of $247,000 to support the rollout of two key pre-accelerator programs for 160 startups and entrepreneurs across Western Australia.

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Aug
Members

CEO of RamondoMedia and FLUX member Paul Ramondo will be at Get Amplified on Tuesday 30th October, talking about vlogging for business and crushing it on Facebook.

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Aug
Announcements

Spacecubed is currently on the hunt for a Members Experience Coordinator and a Concierge to help support our growing community.

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Aug
Events

Equity crowdfunding has revolutionised startup finance in the UK. Australia’s crowd-sourced funding regime is finally here.

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Aug
Programs

On Wednesday Night our 2018 Plus Eight Accelerator came to an end for this year’s 7 standout teams.

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Aug
Startup

Off the back of increased number of accelerator programs being made available to startup businesses in Perth, we're starting to see more and more Perth-based startups launching successful international and interstate campaigns from the West Coast.

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Aug
Programs

While it takes a bit of legwork at the beginning, investing your time in a pre-accelerator or accelerator will turn your startup into an investment-ready business.

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Aug
Programs

Supporting 20,000 startups, entrepreneurs and innovators by 2025 is what Spacecubed is focused on achieving. This mission is built on the foundation of delivering social impact building a robust ecosystem for entrepreneurship and innovation in WA. Without the Spacecubed Community and broader groups of partners and collaborators, this would not be possible.

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Aug
Announcements

As Spacecubed continues to experience rapid growth we are now on the hunt for new members to join our team. Working for Spacecubed is an excellent opportunity to be part of something incredible, meet many interesting and motivated people and apply your skills to positive change throughout Western Australia.

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Aug
Innovation

We've seen a rise in recent years of accelerator programs available in Perth, Australia, such as Plus Eight, Founders Institute, Curtin Growth Ignition, Innovation Bay, muru-D, just to name a few, which are designed to provide participants with funding, expanded business networks, knowledge, skills, training and mentorship. And as a result, we're only seeing more and more Perth startups launching their products and scaling globally a lot faster.

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Aug
Programs

The Spacecubed Intensify Scholarship provides support for selected entrepreneurs in the early stages of idea development to move their idea forward. For three months scholars gain invaluable access to Spacecubed’s networks, mentors, and space. We welcome on board our newest scholars - Jomay, creator of sustainable fashion eCommerce brand Perelle, and Tony, who's in the early stages of developing a labour hire company with a twist. Read on to learn more about what they're working on and what they hope to achieve from their Intensify scholarship.

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Aug
Announcements

Many startups and small business owners have no idea that pitching an idea to an audience can lead to a loss of their Intellectual Property (IP) rights. Patricia Kelly, Director General at IP Australia explains how their partnership with Spacecubed can benefit community members.

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Aug
Events

Introducing Boosted, you're exclusive opportunity to get a knowledge boost directly from the tech startup world's most renowned and successful members. Hear their stories, take away valuable insights and tricks of the trade to help your business grow and succeed in the Global economy.

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Aug
Events

Featuring the prestigious World Wide Web conference, WWW2017, and a host international and local conferences and events, the Festival of the Web will cover topics from Big Data, to Web 3D and VR; from Business, Government and technology, to Web Accessibility or the Internet of Things in Mining, Oil and Gas.

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Aug
Events

Community building expert, Bryony Cole, will be joining us all the way from New York on Friday 7th April for a special lunch time session at FLUX.

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Aug
Community

Founders Institute 2016 graduate company, Formalytics, has now raised over $1M, built out a team of 7 full time employees and was recently announced as one of the Top 50 global Sports Tech companies of 2017.

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Aug
Community

Jade Riolo, part of the Operations Team at the Association Specialists based in New South Wales, became a permanent desk member at Spacecubed in July after having worked from home; and this week gave insights into her experience to date.

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Aug
Programs

With applications for muru-D and Spacecubed’s latest accelerator programme, Plus Eight, opening on the 2nd of January, Spacecubed’s Programmes Manager, Nesh Sooriyan, has given his thoughts on Perth’s need to accelerate.

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Aug
Programs

The RAC Seedspark acclerator is a 2 month program aimed at providing seed funding and mentorship for early stage startups. RAC began the initiative in 2014 and six groups of startups have so far benefitted from the seed funding program.

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