Monthly Archives: May 2010

Vodacom Sucks!

Somewhere in the term “service provider,” there lies an often well¬† hidden promise that the provider will render a service. South Africans are foolishly gulled into believing that if we pay Vodacom (the internet service provider) the outrageous fees they … Continue reading

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Two Rules You Should Know About Good Logo Design

Good logo design begins with getting a written creative brief from the client or, if needs be, after meeting and talking with your client, make one up yourself and get it approved. It should tell you as much as possible … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing: The Root of All Evils!

I hate crowdsourcing. I don’t even like the word. It’s yet another quickly coined bit of jargon doing the rounds in the online community. No doubt the person who gave birth to it thinks it’s a stellar addition to the … Continue reading

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Enthusiasm is Great. Enthusiasm and a Little Knowledge is Better.

At least 10 people have approached me this year seeking pro-bono advice on starting a business or launching a new product.¬† If they seem sincere, I meet with them for a coffee and give them an hour or so worth … Continue reading

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