Tag: startups

  • My first week of Helpful Conversations

    My first week of Helpful Conversations

    Last week I started having Office Hours to have conversations with anyone who wanted¬† the benefit of my experience in startups, tech and a few other things from my 25+ years in the software space. Using the awesome ‘Booked’ wordpress plugin – which I had acquired for another idea that I was launching last year […]

  • My Web Summit 2015 Experience – the really short version.

    My Web Summit 2015 Experience – the really short version.

    TL;DR Web Summit was a major experience.¬† There were a lot of people – the organisers claim 42,000 people were in attendance – and it felt it. If you aren’t a people person don’t go. If you are exhibiting, go to a busy vegetable market or car boot sale a few weeks in advance and […]

  • Why every business is a startup or soon will be.

    Why every business is a startup or soon will be.

    Every business – however large and however profitable – is a startup. Or is about to be. The big WTF is that they just don’t realise it yet. This epiphany struck me recently and life hasn’t been the same since. I am eternally grateful to Massimo Lucchina for stating the simple truth behind this and […]