It’s about time for me to retire the t-shirt pictured here; but there’s an exciting eCommerce story behind it. In 1999 the Silicon Valley entrepreneur Dale Sundby, backed by CBS launched a site called StoreRunner.com. It was one of a handful of sites that brought together multiple retailers with a focus on local inventory categorized…… Continue reading What is your earliest eCommerce memory?
We Like The World is back
We Like the World (WLTW) is a not-for-profit organisation created in 2011 to build a school in Africa funded by a charity World Tour. An extraordinary trip, with unique encounters and the extreme joy of being able to build a school. Now WLTW is growing again, opening its doors to the world, so that everyone…… Continue reading We Like The World is back
Bootstrap marketing your business for dummies
I’ve been helping a few organisations get off the ground recently – in pure bootstrap mode – trying to figure out how they present themselves. Below are a few of the tips I’ve shared with them, to try and look professional, quickly, without major expense: 1/ Get a good looking logo We should assume that…… Continue reading Bootstrap marketing your business for dummies