If you want your online project to be successful then you need to make it easy for people to engage or it will simply fizzle and die. Last week, as part of a prize for entering my #Queenat90 twitter competition, … Continue reading Making it easy to engage… In Mind In Body…
Ho… ho… ho… time to start thinking of how you can help your fellow man and woman! Crowd Funding is a great way to bring the community together and I’d like to help three projects achieve their goal this Yuletide. … Continue reading CROWD FUNDING : T’is the season to be jolly…
REACH 3000 LOCAL CUSTOMERS Advertising Opportunity Burnham Grammar School is your local award winning academy where existing and future customers develop. The Biennial Rugby & Netball tour provides an opportunity for all Year 11 & 12 students. However they need … Continue reading New Zealand Rugby & Netball Tour
I’ve always preferred joining in and finding out rather than reading, reading, reading… YOU? Thunderclap allows you to ask your contacts to share their Twitter, Facebook or Tumblr accounts with you for ONE TWEET ONLY, one Facebook post or one … Continue reading What can Thunderclap do for your crowd funding campaign?
May I just say, before you watch the video that you are a really generous person, everyone says so and you’re looking great in that outfit! Thought I’d have a bit of a giggle… crowdfund my own 50th birthday prezzie! … Continue reading Make an old man happy…
And if I’m a good boy and there is a god, then the above, leather clad with matching lid will be cruising time… find a way… kick down that door… Reminds, must learn to play that sax I bought 5 … Continue reading When someone says TT Power to me, my head thinks BIKES…
If you know anyone in the world of camping… from festival legends to great big retailers, share with them the following link so they can check it out for themselves. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/thermotents/thermo-tent-the-new-standard-of-comfort-outdoors I’ve been working with Derek to lay the foundations … Continue reading Thermo Tent’s Kickstarter Campaign has KICKED OFF
“No man goes before his time – unless the boss leaves early.” Groucho Marx Alec “Groucho” Jones Hall, minus cigar, “health, health & safety!” had them rolling in the isles at the launch of Thames Valley EXPO at Green Park, … Continue reading Groucho and “She” who will be plc welcome all to #TVEXPO
Got some air time this Thursday, that’ll be tomorrow then! Join me in real time at 12:45PM at Thames Valley EXPO, The Conference Centre, Green Park, Reading. RG2 6GP If you can’t make it then there is a new way … Continue reading #CrowdFunding101 12:45PM Thursday 19th April #TVExpo
The summer of 2015 will be the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta, an important part of our nation’s story and our local history. Download a PDF version of this document for printing and sharing… The Royal Borough … Continue reading Magna Carta 800th – The River Relay “Title Sponsor” Needed
Tired of waking up, the tent dripping with moisture… it doesn’t have to be like that anymore! Thermo Tents have come up with a innovation in tents that keeps the temperature balanced while dulling the noise from the rest of … Continue reading Do you love camping? You’ll love this…
This Wednesday we’ll be hosting a Crowd Funding Event in Real Time at Reading University. Join us… The first five contenders to register are: • Telephone Call Handling pitched by Paul Forrest • Academic Network pitched by Alejandro Marco • … Continue reading Our 1st Five Crowd Funding Contenders have come racing in…
We’ve got an event in just over a week, 4th March at Reading University and we’d like YOU to sponsor it… Original idea was to get 50 business people to pay £20 to join us… the £1000 giving us the … Continue reading Sponsors Needed for Reading University Crowd Funding Event
Here in the UK every year there is an event that captures the mood of the Nation and this year it’s The Magna Carta. There are many Magna Carta Events taking place around the world and the Thames River Relay, … Continue reading #CROWDFUNDING The Magna Carta Thames River Relay
4th March, 1-5pm, 10 students & business people will give us their pitch… telling us why they should have a stand at Thames Valley EXPO on 19th March. WWW.CROWDFUNDINGEVENT.CO.UK Organised by Jon Davey in association with Reading University Business Society, … Continue reading 5 EXPO Stands to be WON at Reading University Competition
I contacted Felicity Ford AKA Felix via Kickstarter and asked her a couple of questions around crowd funding… What is great is seeing her January blog saying thank you to all her supporters, giving them all a mention in her … Continue reading Saying THANK YOU for a job well done
We’re hearing more and more about Crowd Funding but what is it? Come and join in our event, better still help us crowd fund the actual event! Better still, if you have a great idea, why not pitch the attending … Continue reading Reading University Business Society Crowd Funding in Real Time
In the old days, way back before 2015, if you had a great idea then you might be reluctant to share it because others might steal it… In 2015, as the government searches for ways to make us more afraid, … Continue reading Crowdfunding, well that was a Cinch!
Magna Carta is all over the news at the moment, with this year marking 800 years since its sealing at Runnymede in 1215 by King John. The picture above is of a pageant held at Runnymede in 1934 to celebrate … Continue reading Preparing to launch our Magna Carta Appeals
This time 5 years ago Mark Ashwell was looking to take on the big guns of the Conservative Party by running as an Independent candidate for Wokingham… He got more votes than any other Independent candidate in the country, 2340… … Continue reading Has Mark made the sun shine for you?
Thames Valley EXPO Reading has just opened FIVE subsidised exhibition spots to young people with a business idea they want to get off the ground. The idea is for 18-21 year olds who live in the Reading area to submit … Continue reading Calling Reading’s 18-21 year olds with business ideas…
Yesterday I launched our first crowd funding campaign at GROW @ Green Park Innovation Hub before beer & pizza! GROWing Readings Digital Academy… we’re offering desk space as a thank you for funding 10 laptops that can be used by … Continue reading GROWing Crowd Funding Campaigns
If you think all the latest, sexy digital stuff happens in London… THINK AGAIN! GROW @ GREEN PARK have teamed up with Tech City UK to bring you the Digital Business Academy to a laptop near you… kicking off on … Continue reading 8 Digital Courses FREE to help you GROW
If you’ve been wondering how to get started with crowd funding then you’d best join us for our Crowd Chats, starting next Tuesday 13th Jan 4:45pm #buildingyourcrowd Crowd funding requires two things 1. A Crowd 2. Generosity of Spirit… Mean, … Continue reading Crowd Funding Steps to Success