A hundred years or so ago regional funding was all the rage. Crowdfunding legislation is again looking at regions as one state after another legitimises intra-state crowdfunding. In the video below I detail the shift in funding from regions to one central point and back again. Stock Exchanges used to be primarily funding matchmakers The [...]
Looking 6 years into the future, what can we expect crowdfunding to be in 2020 Firstly, the word "crowdfunding" will have virtually disappeared as peer to peer transactions will have become the norm. Same thing happened with the term social networking. Thats just the way most people communicate now and few call it social networking. [...]
One of the effects of the U.S. leading the world in crowdfunding regulation advances is that its introduction is following the regulators step by step. Title II then Title III. Incumbent players like broker dealers, investment bankers and other vested interests get to have a go first. This brings in a focus on things like [...]
Recently on Facebook I posted the following photo ... It got a few comments. Space utilisation is excellent but imagine the annual stocktake? The shop was located on Mahatma Gandhi Road, Ernakulam, Cochin in India.
Often in the film industry sandals are needed for large scenes with lots of actors. Making them new and aging them can be costly and the result may not always be aesthetically pleasing. Stitchwallah in India can locate oodles of these sandals in used condition. Perfect for a films tight budget and aesthetic needs. Check [...]
My cousin Hilary Niederer has been building a new blog for her fabric sourcing business in India. What has amazes me has been how many niches are just in the area she works in. The niche can be as narrow as ... Ikat weaves from orissa ... or as broad as Jewellery In itself sourcing [...]
Found this video while transferring some old films to DVD. What a great team we were in Singapore. Dona, Hytati, Chat, Stephen plus a visit from Brian Olorenshaw.
I've been dabbling for years in all different ways to earn money on the internet. Some months I bank hundreds, other months thousands. I've made some money out of selling clickbank products via Google Adwords but when I read that Michael Cheney was the master in this area I had to check him out. This [...]
When break ups occur most women have some remnants of the relationship hanging around. Could be earrings, necklaces, rings or other jewelry given to them by an ex-boyfriend. Although these gifts were once treasured as objects of love once, the items become an irritating post-breakupreminder of a relationship gone bad. Fortunately, a new site offers [...]
Here is Oprah, as if she didnt have enough customers, charging in to YouTube Click here to view Oprah's video!