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WHAT IS LEADERSHIP?

Ever think about what it takes to be a great entrepreneurial leader and how best to develop and nourish your leadership mindset? In this downloadable guide, some of our favourite mentors, experts and startups share their experiences of leadership and give us some pointers.

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FAMILIAR FACES: JAMES SWOPE

James is Creative HQ’s ‘James of All Trades’ and he loves authenticity and amping people up. Find out his thoughts about how to engage a new accelerator cohort in this interview.

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FAMILIAR FACES: CEARA MCAULIFFE-BICKERTON

Working both at Creative HQ and on her own startup – Collaborate, Ceara is passionate about social enterprises and she’s a bundle of motivational energy! Find out her thoughts about success and failure in this interview.

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FAMILIAR FACES: LINGY AU

Working both at Creative HQ and on side-projects including Startup Weekends, Lingy is a key member of the startup ecosystem and a bundle of energy! Find out his thoughts about community and innovation in this interview.

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james fuller

FAMILIAR FACES: JAMES FULLER

James Fuller is one of Creative HQ’s Senior Innovation Specialists, he delivers many of our workshops, has a great sense of humour and also has a startup hustle on the side! Find out what he thinks about innovation and leadership in this interview.

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ALUMNI UPDATE: COLLECT

The Collect team is passionate about delivering the world’s best-integrated marketing tools for retailers. We caught up with the lads recently to find out what they’ve been up to.

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FAMILIAR FACES: AMELIA DEVINE

As part of our new series, Familiar Faces, we’ve interviewed our inspiring Head of Operations, Amelia Devine. Not only does she keep us in line, but she’s got a lot going on outside of CHQ as well – read on to see what gets her up in the morning.

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VENTURE UP ON THE ROAD

We’re very excited to announce that Venture Up will be running again in 2017!

To celebrate, the Venture Up team are taking a taster of the programme to 11 different locations around New Zealand between July 26 and August 12.

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STARTUP PROGRAMMES AND INCUBATORS FOR NZ ENTREPRENEURS

Over ten years ago Creative HQ was set up as a startup incubator to serve the needs of emerging startups and budding nz entrepreneurs. Today our ‘Global Growth’ founder-focused incubation programme sits amongst a full suite of other business innovation workshops, accelerators and events, offering participating startups access to New Zealand’s growing and thriving entrepreneurial community.

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