If you’ve ever been to Bath on a Saturday or even worse on a Saturday when the rugby is on OR EVEN WORSE on a Saturday when the Christmas market is on, you’ll know that the city is absolutely heaving with tourists and traffic. The way NOT to do Bath is to spend two hours… Read More The City of Bath in a day
At the beginning of this year I had, as many Final Year students do, the daunting task of finding a job. What perhaps made this task so daunting was that I really didn’t know what I wanted to do and, perhaps more significantly, what I could really offer a potential employer. I was told that… Read More Goodat: Coming soon!
Over the last week I’ve had the opportunity to intern with IdeaSquares in Bristol, who provide automated tools and support programmes for crowdfunding success. I’m looking forward to reflecting on the experience when I’m finished, but at this point I’m excited to promote some of the brilliant businesses I’m lucky enough to be working with. This… Read More Crowd10SW by IdeaSquares
Hey everyone, sorry for the delay on this one. I know you’ve all been EAGERLY waiting the next post. Unfortunately I had to do some real work and submit my dissertation but it’s done woooooooooo. So Bathtub pledges, PART TWO. I spoke last time about “filling the bathtub” before launch, well the bathtub also acts as… Read More Bathtub Pledges Pt. 2
Hey guys. I’ve just spent about 4 hours reading many many crowdfunding blogs and this has resulted in me becoming a) motivated to write another post b) more informed about crowdfunding and (as a consequence of b) c) pretentious enough to think I can coin my own phrase. Good news for you; you get to hear… Read More Bathtub Pledges Pt.1
At the beginning of this project I considered starting my own small scale crowdfunding campaign to put some of my research into practise. In hindsight, this was a bit ambitious for the time frame I had but despite this I put a lot of the groundwork in place. My plan was to introduce secondary school students to… Read More STEMQuest: Teaching Coding at RGS
My first project profile is on Slovenia-based SipaBoards. They’re currently on Kickstarter and, after only 2 days, they’ve been funded 40% of their $100,000 goal. I was drawn to write about this project because I love watersports (it’s what skiers do when the snow’s melted) and I love great design and this product definitely epitomises both. Furthermore,… Read More SipaBoards Air