I am sitting here today, on Melbourne Cup Day, while most of my friends and work colleagues are taking the day off celebrating and I am realising my reality. I can't go. I can't even watch the race.
When Russell Broad was first drawn to developing an APP to save lives, he was spurred by the meaningless death of Jill Meagher in Melbourne. He knew that there must have been someway that her death could have been avoided.
I didn't quite realise the enormous impact that the North Queensland Entrepreneurs Conference is having on Queensland. It is by far one of the best one-day conferences to hit Queensland this year, and is action packed with real stories from entrepreneurs who have "made it".