We love Kickstarter projects & watch for great projects. Today we have some ending that we like, and want to mention others.
A little about Kickstarter Campaigns
It’s a great system where talent based projects can seek funding by basically pre-selling items. It works on a donation & reqard pledge drive system. Basically the artist starts a campaign to raise $X number of dollars. Individuals make pledges. If the goal is reached, the money is delivered, if the goal is not reached – no money ever comes out of anyone’s bank account. Continue reading “Kickstart Today – olympics, coffee & zombies”
Kickstarter is an interesting system for funding many projects that I want to see happen. It’s people creating a small business (or an established business trying a new model for product development & release).
Over the years I have found good and bad campaigns, but today I saw something interesting:
From there I went and found the video embedded above, tweeted about it, posted to facebook, and finally started on this post.
It use to be that I would only watch movie trailers as commercials, but I can say that if the approach is less about speed bumps and more education & entertainment, I would watch more. In some regards some of the other media I do take in, podcasts & webinars, are just large commercials.
The first step is one of figuring out where you think you want to end, begin with the end in mind, then start making plans & set sail. Not everyone should become a business owner, but we love working with those who are called to build something bigger than themselves.