Mon Purse founder Lana Hopkins and InStitchu founder Robin McGowan are Australian entrepreneurs who created personalised shopping businesses that have gone global. They share three keys to their success.
At a time of great change in the world, it’s increasingly important that research is rigorous and relevant but also communicated widely, UTS Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research, Professor Glenn Wightwick, said at the launch of UTS Business School’s annual research report today.
A startup targeting time-poor customers and frustrated couriers surfaced as the winning pitch as the first group of founders from the MBA in Entrepreneurship presented to potential investors and partners.
A study to assess the potential impact of ending a bar on advertising some over-the-counter medicines has found that consumers with minor ailments might be more likely to seek advice from pharmacists rather than GPs, and that pharmacists’ recommendations are unlikely to be unduly influenced by the marketing.
While women have seats at the table where major economic and financial decisions are made, they have not yet reached the top leadership positions in sport, research by Adjunct Associate Johanna Adriaanse shows.
Australian manufacturing is neither extinct nor critically endangered, Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Craig Laundy has told the Future of Manufacturing Forum at UTS Business School.
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the UTS Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE), Professor Thomas Buchmueller of the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan was the first to deliver a lecture in a new distinguished lecture series at UTS Business School.
As the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE) marks its 25th anniversary, clinicians and policy makers are much more likely – and able – to measure cost effectiveness, in the broadest sense, thanks to the work of the centre.
Despite a catastrophic financial crisis and sufficient evidence of the harm caused by Wall Street’s obsession with short-term financial targets, America’s mantras of competition, self-interest, efficiency and profit continue to reign supreme.
The ARC has funded UTS Business School projects which aim to help make the health system fair and sustainable, improve our understanding of the 'networked' economy, bring big data to statistical modelling of social issues, and illuminate the way forward for the Australian market for impact investing.
In dealing with the repercussions of the tragic deaths of four people at Dreamworld, Ardent Leisure ought to remember the commandments of crisis management, Senior Lecturer in tourism Dr David Beirman says.
Building skills capabilities and opening up government as a platform for innovation is essential for Australia’s future, Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation Angus Taylor told UTS Business School’s Futures.edu conference.
Business events such as international conferences and symposia, offer delegates unrestricted exposure to innovative ideas and opportunities to develop new knowledge and skills, new research by Business Events Sydney (BESydney) has found.