The Tipping Point – Marco the Toy Branding Designer

(An earlier version of this blog appeared in Startups.co.uk) For many start-ups, taking that leap into entrepreneurship is the hardest. An idea can form and brew over in someone’s mind for weeks, months or even years before all the elements are in place for someone to simply wrangle That Final…

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Thursday didn’t exist for 5 years- what’s the worst that can happen?

Yes, you read the title right – I went through 5 years of my life not knowing there was a day called Thursday. It wasn’t amnesia or denial (never underestimate the power of denial); It was simply a matter of circumstance.  Perhaps, I was  a cheeky child with selective hearing.…

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We’ll Work For Wine

Trading goods and services without the use of money has been around forever. Early civilizations relied on this kind of exchange as most of them had no form of cash. And when the Americas were colonized,  the Europeans used bartering with the indigenous people as the locals had no desire…

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The Thank You Email

Every day life seems to get just a little bit more chaotic, a bit more busy than the day before. With the constant sound bites of desperate politicians begging for your vote or ceaseless ads invading your head space so that you will try a new hair product, it can…

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