Handcrafts the go-to goods at Shop Handmade, the curated collective in Canberra

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If you are into handicrafts and homemade treasures, this is the place for you.  Shop Handmade and the Handmade Markets are two outlets for the Handmade Canberra business, launched by Rachel Evagelou and Julie Nichols after they met at a market stall in 2009. As they tell me today in…

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Expr3ss! – it’s the software to sort hiring – created by Carolyne Burns and team to revolutionise recruitment

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Could Carolyne Burns and her Expr3ss! software have helped recruiters, Myer, and others, avoid this bogus hire? As a hockey centre forward who represented South Australia in her youth, Carolyne Burns became an accomplished playmaker, navigating her way to the goal or creating opportunities for others to score. In business, she…

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Social media game-changer Sam Mutimer kicking marketing goals with Thinktank Social

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Amid the Twitterati, Instagrammers, peeps, likes, followers, Pinteresters and Snapchatters, Sam Mutimer decided she would break out of the conventional marketing scrum and make a dash for the line with a new marketing model. Sam is the founder of what is one of Australia’s first social media agencies, Thinktank Social,…

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