LessAdmin launches Beta.
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LessAdmin launches Beta.

Money and patience As an investor in a startup, apart form having money the other critical asset is patience. It takes time to get a software application to market. And as an investor, rather than working in the business, all you can do is cheer and encourage from the sidelines. In some ways, my involvement … Continue reading

Web design FAIL
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Web design FAIL

I bumped into this fantastic video by Google who shows the online checkout experience in real life. How many websites have you visited buying Christmas presents that are this bad. Your answer is probably “most”. Web designers seem to forget 2 things: Their job is to remove as much friction from the process as possible … Continue reading

Collaboration is a big, sexy business
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Collaboration is a big, sexy business

We knew that collaboration had a huge untapped potential. Microsoft Sharepoint is a multi-billion dollar business for enterprise collaboration. But consumer collaboration comes in many forms. Facebook is a sort of collaboration. File sharing and document sharing is collaboration. Forum and groups functionality is collaboration. It is interesting to see the level of investment being … Continue reading

The toughest of tests
LessAdmin / me & family

The toughest of tests

Better practice = better performance To really excel and beat the competition requires more than a spark of inspiration and talent. It requires focused effort.  The sporting world has shown that, brought in to sharp relief when you hear the personal stories of the medallists over the last 2 weeks of the Olympics. The coaching … Continue reading