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October 27th, 2014

Swiss startups: Start-up spirit in the Silicon Alps

Swiss startups: Start-up spirit in the Silicon Alps

Prompt’s DACH series, post #4: Swiss startups Big bank accounts and ridiculously expensive real estate – Switzerland is known for attracting the richest of the rich. A good spot to launch a startup? When thinking of aspiring young entrepreneurs, rich in ideas but not a dime in their pockets, Switzerland is not the first place…[more]

 

October 21st, 2014

Tech PR perspective: Pitching to the national press

Tech PR perspective: Pitching to the national press

Last week saw a busy schedule of press briefings for clients of both Prompt Boston and Prompt London. I was very happy to accompany one client to a series of appointments which included a highly technical briefing, followed by a more general discussion with the Wall Street Journal. This made me think about several topics,…[more]

 

October 7th, 2014

Crowdfunding: test your project or design in the real-world

Crowdfunding: test your project or design in the real-world

Crowdfunding concepts can be wonderful things that seize moments, spark imaginations and capture the zeitgeist. But let’s face it, they can also be flawed imaginings that miss the mark, fail to float and sink without trace. One of the pitfalls of crowdfunding can be that many of these ideas – wonderful or otherwise – are…[more]

 

September 8th, 2014

Tracking Tom Brady: How will this affect your Sundays?

Tracking Tom Brady: How will this affect your Sundays?

We often stop and think about the ways in which technology is changing our lives and as the years have gone by, frustrated sports fans have all-too-often been faced with game-time innovations their not sure how to feel about. Show of hands – who’s happy about instant replays finally making their way to the MLB?…[more]