The Dragon Boat Challenge is set to be the flagship summer event that any top employer would want their employees to be part of… One where sports clubs from across the county will be sending the best 15 athletes to … Continue reading Don’t miss the boat on this Summer Fun
When I was a lad, my father helped me fund my desire to own a Carlton Criterium racing bike… I was around 11/12 and the bike was £99 (just seen the same bike (1971) on ebay for £129!). The agreement … Continue reading Using Crowd Funding for Corporate Social Responsibility
The last time I was this excited about the start of a New Year was 2005, when our email marketing service ignited, that was 10 years ago! Crowd Funding as we know it today started around 2006, by 2009 there … Continue reading Crowd Funding our way into 2015
Yesterday we achieved our crowd funding target for Forest School’s 3D Printer… let me tell you a story… The invitation was despatched, “You are cordially invited to a presentation at the House of Commons on the afternoon of Thursday 4th December hosted by Barry Sheerman … Continue reading 3D Printers for YOUR School
Pictures paint 1000 words… so they make a great substitute where you can’t use video… videos paint 1,000,000 words! I’m putting together a document called “The 39 Steps of Crowd Funding Success” and I’d like 39 pictures plus one for … Continue reading Crowd Sourcing Some Pictures, Can You Help?
We’ve launched 2 Christmas charity crowd funding campaigns, a National 3D Printer project (starting in Wokingham) and put the call our for a corporate family fun day so we need to showcase an individual or two! First up, Charlotte Wilkinson … Continue reading Crowd Funding your dreams
Enjoy this Christmas tale… 😉 1. First we had family, friends & the local community who, in days of old, would help folk out in their time of need, offering a helping hand. Put your pig in the bottom field … Continue reading 12 Good Reasons to Look at Crowd Funding
How cool would it be for the kids there to have a 3D Printer upgrade which they can use to develop their STEM skills? (STEM Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Technological advancements are happening every day and we need our … Continue reading What’s your connection to Forest School?
Enjoy the video from last year… You are invited to enter your company or club for the fun event of the summer season, High Wycombe Rotary Club’s Dragon Boat Race Sunday June 2014. Squads of up to 15 people, aged … Continue reading Join our Dragon Boat Crowd Funding Page
Last week I asked a printer to organise me a banner for tomorrow & I don’t have a new banner for tomorrow… So I figured the best thing I could do is create myself an A4 flyer and get my … Continue reading Need an Expo flyer for tomorrow?
Why is it that folk spend so much time procrastinating instead of getting on with stuff? I’ve been banging the drum for a few weeks now on Crowd Funding and so many want to join in but they just have … Continue reading My 1st Community Crowd Funding Project
This week I’ve been swimming deeper into the world of Crowd Funding and came across this amazing story… Amanda Palmer crowd funded her own album to the tune of $1.2 million… how did she do that? She simply asked her … Continue reading All you have to do is ask…
Posted this on my Business in Berkshire LinkedIn Group last week but I felt the need to also share it right here, right now! What go from 2672 members to over 5000 in a day… you must be off your … Continue reading Looking to double the membership TODAY!
Over the last year myself & others in the area, namely Carla Delaney, Stuart Young & Colin Willman have been hosting Slow Business Networking events. The aim was to bring people out on a Friday for a spot of business … Continue reading Slow Business Networking NEW Community Format
Being asked to talk about something you feel passionate about makes you feel good inside Last Thursday of November I’ll be at The Business Show Olympia talking about Crowd Funding… there will be few others talking about other stuff that … Continue reading The Business Show, Olympia Thursday 27th November, Hall 9, 2:00-2:30pm
Crowdfunding The Highs And Lows, Swap A Skill, Beer & Pizza, Grow @ Green Park a ConnectTVT Innovation Hub Wednesday, 5th November 2014 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM £10.00 per person 250 South Oak Way, Green Park, Reading. RG2 6UG … Continue reading Crowdfunding MeetUp Wednesday Reading
15th June 2015 is 800 years since the signing of the Magna Carta at Runneymede… Widely accepted as the birth of democracy, King John was forced to sign an agreement by England’s barons which essential put the people in charge… … Continue reading Crowd Funding for Magna Carta Events
Visit us at Woking Chamber’s FREE flagship Business event this Wednesday, 15 October. HG Wells Conference & Events Centre, Church Street East, Woking, GU21 6HJ. Open from 9.30am – 4.30pm. No need to register, just turn up! I’m looking for … Continue reading Crowd Funding at Woking Means Business
I’ve just been putting a few words together for my speaking slot at The Business Show 2014 on 27th & 28th November at Olympia, London and I could do with a little help from my friends… Figured I’d talk about … Continue reading Can you help me with my presentation please?
When you’re a busy mum of two young children, working in sales to bring home the bacon, how do you find the time to do the all the training that is needed to win competitions, never mind GOLD in the … Continue reading Working mum of two WINS GOLD at the World Championships AGAIN!
Good morning Berkshire, as Scotland gets back to normal, things are changing in Berkshire… A new crowd funding platform, CrowdPatch is in town and looking for projects to share with the Berkshire Patch >>> And rather wisely Richard & Simon, … Continue reading Join the BerkshirePatch.com
There’s a lot happening in Woking – and there’s a lot happening at Woking Means Business. Woking Means Business Exhibition, takes place at HG Wells Conference & Events Centre, Woking on Wednesday 15 October 2014. Presented by Woking Chamber of … Continue reading Visit Woking Means Business Exhibition