The KidsWantU Journey

“Follow along as I explore the startup world”
– Founder Anne-Marie

The KidsWantu Journey

“Follow along as I explore the startup world”
– Founder Anne-Marie

What is a Crowdfunding Campaign?

What is a Crowdfunding Campaign?

So, this week here at KidsWantU, we kind of did a BIG thing. We launched KidsWantU’s reward-based crowdfunding campaign – and what an exciting celebratory moment! If you don’t know what crowdfunding means, you’re not alone! We’ve got you covered, and hopefully, this...

Top 10 Skills Kids Need For The Future

Top 10 Skills Kids Need For The Future

We all want to support our kids to grow into successful and capable kick-ass adults. Yet did you know that a whopping LESS than 1% of Australian adults have any soft skills listed on their LinkedIn profiles? If that shocks your socks off (believe me there’s more where...

Curated Collision of Awesome Women

Curated Collision of Awesome Women

Still recovering from the 2017 #SCFemFounders Mission! 2017 was a big year of travel for me across Tokyo, Austin Texas, Hong Kong and London. These ramblings are about my week in London with 10 other women as part of the inaugural Startup Catalyst Female Founders...

An Aussie take on Startup Land, Austin Style

An Aussie take on Startup Land, Austin Style

Howdy Austin! Not long ago I embarked on a short adventure; 11 days in Texas without knowing anyone there. I’d been invited to speak at a conference about Digital Kids Media so stayed on to test Austin's Startup scene. I put feelers out to my Aussie contacts and asked...

Putting yourself out there! (part 2)

Putting yourself out there! (part 2)

An Aussie’s experience of pitching in the US   Did someone say Opportunity? I was already Texas-bound to give my personal take on global trends in digital kid’s media, so when the Summit organisers opened applications for an integrated pitch event I filled out...

Putting yourself out there! (part 1)

Putting yourself out there! (part 1)

Speaking in the US   A few months back I was in procrastination mode and trawling Google to keep an eye out for any new Wantu competitors. I lucked on a conference about Children and Digital Media, the next day an industry body email mentioned the same conference...