Discover the latest business news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
The rise of the seniorpreneur
Thu 10 Sep 2015
The first ever study of Australian senior entrepreneurs has found people engaing in business start-ups at the age of 50 or over is growing rapidly.
Swinburne part of landmark philanthropy study
Swinburne together with QUT have been awarded $1.7 million to deliver a national project on individual and business giving in Australia.
How marketers condition us to buy more junk food
Swinburne's Sara Quach writes for The Conversation, explaining how social networks can impact how much junk food people consume.
Swinburne law scholar receives State Library of Victoria Fellowship
Thu 03 Sep 2015
Dr Amanda Scardamaglia has been given exclusive access to the State Library collection to undertake a three month fellowship.
Building international business opportunities
Wed 26 Aug 2015
Small and medium sized businesses were given the opportunity to learn more about working with partners from Central Europe.
Book review of China’s political model
Tue 11 Aug 2015
Centre for Social Impact's Professor John Fitzgerald reviews a book on China's meritocracy.
Young entrepreneur revolutionises cloakrooms
Sat 08 Aug 2015
A first year business student has come up with an ingenious idea to simplify cloakrooms, making it easier for both venue owners and patrons.
Swinburne and the Small Business Festival Victoria
Mon 03 Aug 2015
As part of the 2015 Small Business Festival Victoria, Swinburne will host three free events throughout August.
Swinburne students working with Indigenous communities
Wed 29 Jul 2015
Students from Swinburne recently travelled to Western Australia to help Aboriginal communities turn business ideas into practical business plans.
Chasing the ‘silver sliver’: making sure innovation doesn’t slip through our fingers
Mon 27 Jul 2015
Australian manufacturing can provide the “silver sliver” - or the high-value - part of world goods.