Kevin Phillips

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Melbourne startup iBuildNew connects home buyers with builders and digital display villages

Project builders often market themselves through display villages, building a series of semi permanent houses in outer city areas as a way to …

CSIRO's Solar Hackathon Brings 100 Aussies Together To Create Clean Energy Startups

With hackathons proving their worth as a way to nurture creativity and spur innovation, CSIRO is getting in on the action, inviting potential clean …

New Zealand's Container Door has customers come together to buy an entire shipping container of product

New Zealand’s Container Door has customers come together to buy an entire shipping container of product<p>Online shopping is now so pervasive, with …

Customers

Collaboration is key in Wellington’s bustling business community - SmartCompany

Meet Flick Electric, the online retailer that’s shaking up New Zealand’s energy market and has its sights set on Australia<p>/ Monday, July 4, …

Five lessons learned from my first failed business that helped get the next one off the ground

<i>By Mandeep Sodhi, cofounder and CEO of HashChing</i>Telling my father I was starting my own company was not an easy conversation. As with many Indian …

Entrepreneurship

The dark side of start-ups

Unfortunately many entrepreneurs are numbing out, burning out or checking out. A total of 17 per cent of entrepreneurs say they have abused alcohol …

Start-up wins award for turning car batteries into household power

Relectrify co-founder Valentin Muenzel said the company’s technology repurposes electric vehicle batteries allowing households to use them in a …

Clean Energy

Don’t build a company – focus on your value proposition and the problem you’re solving

<i>By Jamie Pride</i>Startups are the new black. Approximately three startups are founded every minute. More than $50 billion in venture funding is invested …

Harnessing wave power in Spain

The strong waves near the town of Mutriku in Spain are being put to good use thanks to a wave power plant that turns kinetic energy into electricity. …

24 People Whose Creative Skills Finally Paid Off

Quick-wittedness is a real treasure that helps to solve everyday issues with the help of unusual ideas. But sometimes they can be a tad absurd. It’s …

This Eco-Friendly Shipping Container Is the Ultimate Nomadic Dwelling

Transforming ubiquitous corrugated boxes into sleek pop-up homes, shops, and shelters, Cocoon Modules is redefining what a container can be.<p>Thanks to the help of Athens–based Cocoon Modules and the Greek mattress brand Coco-Mat, shipping containers are not only becoming a symbol of modernity and …

Dining Rooms

Modern DIY Bookcase | A Dwell Made Project

In this episode of Dwell Made Mike Montgomery of Modern Builds creates a simple, modern bookcase from 3/4" pine plywood. If you plan on building this project be sure to check out the written article linked below for additional measurements and information.<p>Additional info on this DIY bookcase: …

Dwell Made Presents: DIY Plywood Media Console

Learn how to build a modern media console out of plywood with this easy-to-follow guide and video.<p>Additional info on the picture wall here: https://www.dwell.com/article/dwell-made-presents-diy-plywood-media-console-4887b910

DIY Modern Stone Firepit | A Dwell Made Project

Watch our video and follow this step-by-step guide to build your own bluestone fire pit.<p>Link to full project post: https://www.dwell.com/article/dwell-made-presents-diy-stone-fire-pit-99388909

You Can't Afford to Ignore This Wealth-Making Machine

Find out how you can make the most of your savings.<p>People need all the help they can get financially. When it comes to saving for retirement, a lot …

‘Cannot sell ... so they burn’: What’s next in the uncertain future for plastic waste in Singapore?

With China’s decision to stop taking in the world’s plastic waste and recyclables, countries like Singapore will have to consider the limitations and …

Personalized leather wallet, Mens leather wallet, mens wallet, men wallet leather, mens wallet personalized, bifold wallet, groomsmen gift

This is the classiest leather wallet. The first child of my family of leather items.<br>It's elegant and beautiful, every line in the design is meant to express smoothness and harmony.<br>But also, it's the sturdiest wallet, ready for the years of a heavy duty service.<p>✦Function<br>No matter if it's for "only …

Mens Monogrammed Dopp Kit | Groomsmen Gift | Monogram Travel Case | Overnight Case | Gifts for Travelers | Personalized Gift for Men | Duke

The Duke monogrammed dopp kit is perfect for the guy who loves to travel. The washed canvas toiletry case is personalized and will help the businessman constantly on the road to stay organized! These overnight cases make great gifts for Christmas, Birthdays, and Father's Day or to give as a Thank …

Handmade Genuine Buffalo Leather Belt_Men's Belt_1.25" & 1.5"_Made in Indianapolis, USA

Description<p>Handmade top quality 8/9 oz (1/8" thick) genuine buffalo leather belt.<p>One piece, solid leather construction.<br>Comes with a solid brass (gunmetal, brass or nickel plate) square buckle.<br>The buckle and keeper are secured with chicago screws which allows you to change out buckles.<br>Great for …

Set of 4, Personalised Groomsmen Gift, Beer Caddies, Best Man Gift, Groomsman Gift, Wedding Party Gift, Wood Beer Carrier

This listing is for a "SET OF 4" Personalised, Handmade Wooden 6 pack Beer Caddies.<p>This Set of 4 beer carriers makes a perfect gift for members in your Wedding Party!<p>Groom / Bride<br>Best Man / Maid of Honour<br>Groomsman / Bridesmaid<br>etc.<p>Personalise each beer caddy with:<p>NAME<br>TITLE<br>MARRIED COUPLE<br>DATE<p>Handmade …

Waxed Canvas Backpack, Canvas Bag, Leather Backpack, Travel Backpack, Wax Backpack, Backpack with strap, Men Backpack, Waterproof Backpack

I've added a leather strap so you can also wear it on your shoulder.<p>This is a comfortable slim backpack, made of waxed canvas, perfect for both women and men, with a leather cover and wide shoulder straps.<p>It is specially made to carry a laptop up to 17", with it's own padded slot within the main …

Jon Hamm Is Proof That Beards Aren't Going Anywhere

We've yet to reach peak beard. In fact, we're not even close<p>Moustaches are in – that's a given. However, the advent of top lip topiary shouldn't signal the end of the beard as we know it, and the frappelappuccino swilling hipsters that are 'so over' them (and, strangely enough, the same hipsters …

The Beginner Strength-Training Plan That Made Me Fall in Love With Weightlifting

Before I started strength training regularly, I was pretty terrified of the weight room at the gym. I had no idea where to start, and I felt like everyone was staring at me and judging me for the exercises I was doing. When my previous trainer designed a beginner weightlifting plan for me, I was …

Here's some ways to get extra money from a side gig

What’s your side hustle?<p>Whether you’re a moonlighter, solo entrepreneur, or love working random gigs, you’ve landed here because you thought “I want to earn more money!” <b>Moonlighting’s</b> mission is to help kick start your freelancing journey, empower you to succeed in the gig economy, and make money …

Small Business

The 10 Best TRX Exercises for Men

1 of 11<p>Improve Your Lifts<p>Men love to lift heavy dumbbells, barbells, and kettlebells and make use of many of the machines in the gym. But, you don't …

9 Successful People Share Their Smartest Money Tips

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best.<p>“Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves,” …

3 Strategies That Turned $6 Into a 6-Figure Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The day I decided to start my business, I had $6 in my pocket, no experience and zero connections. Needless to say, I made a lot of mistakes. However, within that first year, I was able to overcome a lot of obstacles and learn what it …

Entrepreneurship

The 10 Programs Ruling Fitness in 2015

An exercise fad is a bit like a nationwide dance craze. At best, it’s cheesy in hindsight, but a sweet reminder of the time: roller rinks and P90X …