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Idealog—in the ideas business

How growing companies can keep that small feeling

As companies grow they often lose their startup vibe. But a few manage to avoid the trap of bigness. How do businesses like TradeMe still somehow feel like they're made up of real people who treat their customers like ... More …


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Technology

The Wrap: 12 February

This week's Wrap has a map for those who dream of exploring the internet, why LinkedIn is honing in, the Oculus Rift's first dedicated title and Sochi from above. More …



Channel your inner athlete

Success, whether in sports or business, comes down to the same core fundamentals. So take a leaf out of the professional athlete's playbook, says Zac de Silva. More …




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Opinion

Apple’s lessons for entrepreneurs

When it comes to Apple, you're a fanboy or a hater. But there's no doubting the Silicon Valley success story has some sure routes to entrepreneurial success, says Dave Anderson. More …



Whitebook: Gorgeous products with a dash of good

Sally Brochocka and Emma Robertson started out as carefree university friends, a bond that would see them through countless travels and shopping trips. Then one day, they began to consider the provenance of their desires. Brochocka gave us the lowdown ... More …


Towable art: Vintage aluminum to modern-day gold

Paul Dodge caught ‘aluminum fever’ young, having always had a fascination with vintage American Airstream caravans. He often refers to them as towable art and has put a great deal of love, money and kiwi ingenuity into creating not just ... More …




Scandinavian design smarts: Unlocking the Norse code

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Marimeko, Bang and Olufsen, Volvo. The Scandinavian region has a rich design pedigree, one that New Zealand business culture could no doubt learn from. And you can! In a similar format to the Better by Design conference, next month's ... More …



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Apps

WatchMyGear keeps an eye on assets

Wellington development house Abletech, the technical brains behind the Sharesight investment management app, has a new offering for organisations to track assets using QR codes. More …