Don’t Stop Us Now

‘Living in the New Next’ Competition Terms and Conditions


Full Potential Labs Pty Ltd, ABN 18168913602, owner of the Don’t Stop Us Now! Podcast (“Don’t Stop Us Now!, “DSUN”) of Level 4, 17-19 Bridge St, Sydney, NSW 2000.


Don’t Stop Us Now! ‘Living in the New Next’ Competition

Eligible Entrants

The Competition is open to Australian citizens, aged 18 years or over, who are currently residing in Australia, who own or manage a small business.

Current employees or direct family members of Don’t Stop Us Now! or Microsoft Australia are illegible to enter, and any entries shall be deemed void/in-valid.

Maximum number of entries

Only one entry is allowed per person. Multiple entries from the same person (including with different email addresses) will be disqualified.

Competition Period

Start Date/Time: 12:00 AEST on 11th November 2020

Close Date/Time: 23:59 AEST on 30th November 2020

Entry Method

To enter the Competition, you must submit your answer to the Competition Question: “In 200 words or less, tell us how technology could help solve the biggest challenge you think your small business or side hustle (that you own or manage) will face in the next year?" via form submission on the landing page: 

You must also provide your full name, company/organisation, email, and contact phone number

  • Only one entry permitted per person
  • A team of judges from DSUN and Microsoft will review and select the most interesting stories to win a device
  • On your submission you must include your name, company name and contact details so that we may contact you if you win

Entrants are responsible for any and all expenses that they incur in entering or winning the competition, and will not be reimbursed regardless of whether or not they win the competition.

Judging Date

All entries will be judged by 3rd December 2020 at the offices of Don’t Stop Us Now! at Level 4, 17-19 Bridge St, Sydney, NSW 2000.

Judging Criteria

The Competition is a game of skill, and chance plays no part in determining the two winners.

Each valid entry will be individually judged based on innovative and practical merits of answer to the Competition Question, as determined by the judge(s) with the best two (2) entries deemed as winners..

Winner Determination

The best valid entries, as determined by the judge(s), will be the winners of the competition.


One winner will receive a Dell Latitude 5310 Business Laptop with Windows 10 Pro operating system (RRP $1,582.20)

One winner will receive a HP ProBook 450 G7 with Windows 10 Pro operating System (RRP $1,660.00)

Winners are unable to influence or select the prize which they receive. The prizing includes shipping of device to address provided at time of entry.

Total Prize Pool Value

The total value of the Dell Latitude 5310 Business Laptop (RRP $1,582.20)
HP ProBook 450 G7 (RRP $1,660.00) and shipping via secure courier service ($100.00) equals $3,342.20

Winner Notification

The winners will be notified by email by 5PM AEST 4th December 2020, using the contact details provided in his or her entry.

Claim Period

The winners will have until 23:59 AEST on 10th December 2020 to respond, provide proof of eligibility and claim the prize.

If the winner does not claim the Prize by this date, the winner will forfeit the Prize.

Unclaimed Prize

If, after making all reasonable attempts, Don’t Stop Us Now! cannot contact the winner or if the winner does not claim the prize within the Claim Period, Don’t Stop Us Now! may, at its sole discretion, select the entrant with the next best entry as the winner or retain the unclaimed prize.

Prize Delivery

To claim the Prize, the winner must provide Don’t Stop Us Now! with an Australian mailing address for the delivery of their prize.

Don’t Stop Us Now! will, at its expense, deliver the Prize by post to the winner within 14 days from the date Don’t Stop Us Now! receives the mailing addresses from the winner.

Undelivered Prize

If the Prize is returned to Don’t Stop Us Now! for whatever reason, Don’t Stop Us Now! may, at its sole discretion, re-deliver, re-distribute or retain the returned Prize.


The winner must, at Don’t Stop Us Now’s reasonable request, participate in all promotional and publicity activities (such as photography and filming) surrounding the winning of the Prize, and the winner consents to Don’t Stop Us Now!, Microsoft and its partners and affiliates using his or her name and photos in promotional material.