Start IT up: Coachy

Summary:Do you think that a company specialising in online video coaching sessions will succeed?

Luke Grana started Coachy as a vehicle for consultants and trainers to hold online sessions with their clients.

Until now, Skype has been the common tool for individuals wanting to offer online consultations. So what makes Coachy different? That's a question Phil Dobbie put to Grana in this second edition of Start IT up.

Is Coachy a unique proposition? Will it work? Tell us what you think by voting in the poll below.

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Topics: Start-Ups


Phil Dobbie has a wealth of radio and business experience. He started his career in commercial radio in the UK and, since coming to Australia in 1991, has held senior marketing and management roles with Telstra, OzEmail, the British Tourist Authority and other telecommunications, media, travel and advertising businesses.

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