Posts Tagged ‘Startups’


Small Business Ideas and Consumer Trends

June 21st, 2010 by Rob

In addition to trendwatching.com I have recently been using a number of other resources to identify emerging consumer and business trends. springwise, coolbusinessideas and killerstartups utilise “spotters” around the globe to provide daily updates on recent business startups. The latter site is focused on internet businesses. I’ve added these sites into my Google Reader (still […]

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Stop and “Begin”

June 1st, 2010 by Rob

Stop trying to find the perfect business idea, just pick one and “begin”. This is a very inspirational post:

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Affiliate Marketing – Can You Make A Lot Of Money?

May 26th, 2010 by Rob

I’ve been looking into online affiliate marketing recently. For the uninitiated, this means earning commission for promoting other people’s products. A common form of the system works like this: 1. You perform market research in various “micro-niches” (e.g., miniature radio controlled helicopters, wedding cakes etc) by analysing what people are searching for online (various “keyword […]

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I Love Google Reader!

May 18th, 2010 by Rob

I am loving Google Reader! This little tool is saving me probably 1 hour per day. My research on business opportunities is involving reading a lot of blogs (by the way, a nice one for business Q&A I found recently is Startups.com).

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Startups – Keeping The Business On Track

May 17th, 2010 by Rob

According to the Financial Times this business start up has had 10,000 registrations in the first 2 months! It appears many aren’t wholly satisfied with their jobs in the City.

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