Bartering to boost your business

Bartering to boost your business

Bartering is an under-used concept that is used widely in the social environment (but rarely in business) and here’s a great example of it. TalkTalkbnb is a service where travellers can get free lodging and food in exchange for speaking to the hosts in their native...
Re-invention: the mother of all successes

Re-invention: the mother of all successes

Timeout New York described retail outlet STORY as one of the top 15 shops in New York City – and it’s a shop that completely re-invents itself every four to eight weeks. STORY is a 2,000 square-foot store on Manhattan’s 10th Avenue retail strip. It describes itself as...
Getting growth ideas from jokes

Getting growth ideas from jokes

Why are jokes funny? Have you noticed that jokes aren’t funny at all until you hear the punchline? Sketches are different to jokes as they have humorous moments all the way through – but not jokes. Some of the best – or let’s say funniest – jokes may be long,...