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Australia's Real Estate Bubble Is On The Verge Of Popping With A Surge Of Inventory

Australia is in a property bubble. Prices in Sydney have increased 18% year-over-year alone. Unlike the rest of the world when the financial crisis …

14 Things You Better Love Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Imagine somebody asked you to write on a piece of paper the things you love doing. If what came to mind was “partying, hanging out with friends, going to the beach, meeting new people, traveling,” you might ready to go on vacation or spring break.<p>If on the other hand, you wrote “learning, making …

From $0 to Millionaire: How 6 Entrepreneurs Went Broke, Then Became Successful

When they hit rock bottom, they turned disaster and persistence into millions.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Going broke. Hitting rock bottom. Crashing and burning. Whatever you call it, these mega-successful entrepreneurs—and members of The Oracles—have …

Entrepreneurship

This Trade Deal May Not Be Entirely Dead Under President Trump

During Donald Trump’s first 100 days as U.S. president, one of his first moves was to withdraw from what was poised to be a landmark trade deal with …

`Bubbly' Australia Housing Market May Lead to More Lending Curbs

Australia is facing a period of “heightened risk” in the housing market, the nation’s top banking regulator said, amid rising speculation further …

How recruitment startup Workfast hit $1 million in revenue within two months of launching

Founders should take a work-in-progress approach to getting their venture off the ground, according to one Sydney entrepreneur whose startup hit $1 …

Startups

Pop. Crackle. Snap. Tech IPOs Are Still Broken

The story has become all too familiar. Exciting tech company ready to go public. Excited investors bid the offering up beyond the “expected range.” Then when the stock opens for trading, it gets bid up significantly beyond that — a big “pop” that supposedly is good news for a company that just got …

Why U.S. hardware startups will start moving to China

Hardware startups seem to be “in” one minute and “out” the next in Silicon Valley. For years, venture capitalists wouldn’t go near hardware startups. They were, as Wired put it, “the ugly stepchild of venture capital.” This started to shift a couple years ago thanks to cheaper parts, rapid …

28 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …