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I failed at Crowdfunding – now what?

My Kickstarter Crowd funding campaign has just crashed and burned. And as I lick my wounds, I have tried to gain a little insight into what could have gone wrong. I managed to accumulate a total of 60 backers from 8 different countries who pledged a total of $4 486,...

What do women carry in their handbags?

Many a man has quaked in his boots at the thought of delving into the depths of his lady friend’s handbag – and so he should! Growing up, my mother’s handbag seemed the source of all things – from spare change to mints, and of course, tissues. There were always...

Why getting a new product to market is harder than giving birth!

So, you come up with a fantastic idea that no-one’s ever thought of and you want to get it to market and make your first million! What a fantastic idea, you think! And then you start thinking about how you are going to achieve this. I’ve given birth to two children,...