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FoodStarter 2019 launches 16 September

The Brothers Green, aka Brad Lake and Brendon McIntosh who have now been joined by Michael Burnett, won last year’s FoodStarter competition – a partnership between Ministry of Awesome (MoA)...

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Posted 59 days ago

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Trans Tasman Collaboration sets startups up for success

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Christchurch’s Ministry of Awesome has just inked a startup exchange partnership offering NZ startups a New South Wales beachhead and introductions to established networks that can help them crack the...

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Posted 2 months ago

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The Brothers Green: A Sustainable Hempire

“Hemp seeds are safe to eat, nutritious, and do not have a psychoactive effect,” said Food Safety Minister, the Honourable Damien O’Connor, in a Beehive press release in November 2018,...

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Posted 2 months ago

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Awesome Bulletin #4

Awesome Bulletin

At last month's Startup Breakfast Club, we caught up with Krissy Sadler-Bridge of MYOB, Jen Heuett from Altitude Media and Luke Eason from Harvey Cameron.

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Posted 5 months ago

Awesome Bulletin

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Awesome Bulletin #4

Awesome Bulletin

At last month's Startup Breakfast Club, we caught up with Krissy Sadler-Bridge of MYOB, Jen Heuett from Altitude Media and Luke Eason from Harvey Cameron.

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Posted 5 months ago

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Awesome Bulletin #1

Awesome Bulletin

Our new and improved monthly Awesome Bulletin - this one’s all about startup funding featuring insight from those who have been there and done that including Marian Johnson, Ben Kepes,...

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Posted 8 months ago

Awesome Stories

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Awesome Story #3 Feat: Andrew Moss

Awesome Stories

Andrew is the owner and operator of the Flipout trampoline arena in Christchurch, one of the largest of its kind in the world and part of the world-renowned Flipout franchise.

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Posted 23 months ago

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Awesome Story #2 Feat: April McLennan

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April has a mission to equip young New Zealanders with the self-awareness, confidence and opportunities to pursue and excel in work they are passionate about.

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Posted 2 years ago

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Awesome Story #1 Feat: Magda Lorenzo

Awesome Stories

Magdalena Lorenzo has always loved reading and she is an avid user of public transport.

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Posted 2 years ago

In The News

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Trans Tasman Collaboration sets startups up for success

In The News

Christchurch’s Ministry of Awesome has just inked a startup exchange partnership offering NZ startups a New South Wales beachhead and introductions to established networks that can help them crack the...

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Posted 2 months ago

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The End Game that Startups Need to Think About

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When starting a business, it's also important to think about the day you'll leave it.

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Posted 12 months ago

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Ministry of Awesome and Ara create new innovation hub.

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Ara Institute of Canterbury to become more Awesome.

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Posted 15 months ago

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An awesome enterprise: Q&A with the Ministry of Awesome’s Chief Awesome Officer Marian Johnson

In The News

A social enterprise established in the dark days post-quake to encourage positivity, collaboration, activation and support for a city that was struggling to survive, the Ministry of Awesome is a...

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Posted 15 months ago

FoodStarter

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The single most critical step to take before you start your business.

FoodStarter

You are an ardent moviegoer who makes the weekly pilgrimage to the nearest cinema but it’s a hassle for you to check all the different cinema websites for times and...

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Posted 15 months ago