What small markets demand large databases?

I`m a skilled database developer and administrator looking to create a data driven online service. I`m interested what could be the data intensive subject domains. The idea is that the market should be small so that it is not interesting to big companies on the one hand and have high requirements to databases technical knowledge […]

What cost-effective measures should local authorities or other public bodies take to protect their supply chains?

Answer by Graham Campbell: The first question is “Protect from what?” The main risks are : The financial security of the supplier The security of supply of raw materials to that supplier The security of that supply of raw materials Intellectual property security Integrity (Lack of corruption) within the supplier Competition threat to the supplier Basic, […]

What kind of business should I start if my best generic skill is solving puzzles and my technical skills are software design, music and e…

Answer by Graham Campbell: I would suggest you search for an unsolved problem or need in the electronics or software field. I suspect music is unlikely to fit in. For example – software that allows musicians to jam together in real time and record it live. (Like Skype but better quality and aimed at Musos […]

I know the lifeline of online and network marketing is emails, as in list building, but how do you know if people are reading or interest…

Answer by Graham Campbell: If you use an autoresponder like Aweber or Mailchimp it shows you who opened your emails. There are also ways to set an email response when your email is opened (How to Tell If an Email Was Opened in Outlook Express | eHow) Email – Done properly, is still the most […]

How can I start an online personlized greeting card business?

Answer by Graham Campbell: The website is easy, or you can go to places like Shopify and make a shop. Then establish your point of difference from Hallmark etc. The hard part that will consume 80% of your working time, is marketing. The whole business succeeds or fails on your marketing skill, NOT your site […]

Iceland set forth an example

Iceland set forth an example to show that it is indeed possible to prosecute these bankers who are supposedly “too big to fail”. They did just that when they experienced their economic collapse, and their economy is now doing much better than a majority of Europe. Now if the rest of the world would take […]

WARNING – You have been sold!

Sold to the highest corporate bidders. The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the USA’s latest grasp for World domination. First Operation Iraqui Liberation (Yes, the OIL grab, later renamed  Operation Iraqui Freedom), then FATCA to grab the cash and now TPP to dominate World trade. Your politicians are up to their necks in this. The fact […]

You have Owners!

“Forget the politicians. The politicians are put there to give you the idea that you have freedom of choice . . . you don’t. You have no choice. You have owners. They own you. They own everything. They own all the important land. They own, and control the corporations. They’ve long since bought, and paid […]