Posts Categorized: Business

VistaPrint – business cards for (almost) free

Warning: I've found out since writing this article that VistaPrint are well known for being involved with dubious charges. I've not been stung (yet) but Buyer Beware. This weekend has been a bit of a washout, what with me having another wave of not-wellness yesterday and the weather turning bad today. Still, every now and…

The Village Soup

The estimable Nathan Smith has just written a really interesting article on Digital Web Magazine called The Village Stew. Suffice to say I've been that chef on a number of occasions, and it's galling to see what would otherwise be a great dish get messed up by the inclusion of myriad random ingredients. As these…

Link-o-rama

I've had a folder full of text files containing links to interesting stuff for months now, and I'm just not going to have time to write full blog posts about all of them. So here are a few of them, with some quick thoughts from me. 1) theundersigned.net/2006/06/why-business-blogs-are-important/ It's pretty much all there in one…

Happy drivers

On the box the other night I caught the latest Skoda advert, proudly displaying their new tagline 'Manufacturer of happy drivers'. It's a great ad (using unexpected sounds appeals to me); you can see it here. And what a fantastic change it is for such a large company to put the focus so much on…

A new job

I have a new job, as I announced late last year. I actually started a couple of weeks ago, and so far it's going very well. Eventually the website will have something on it, but for now you just get a nice logo (made a bit more Web 2.0-ish by me). I would tell you…