Archive for the ‘_General’ Category

Release your inner Einstein – video 2

2nd January 2017 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Hi Folks, here it is, the second video for the ‘release your inner Einstein’ project. I really think that I would like to record it again, with participants this time, to help it flow more smoothly.  

let’s do something positive…

2nd January 2017 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Tragically, so far this year (i.e. 24 hours) there has been almost 3,000 suicides around the world, from data that I have access to. Surely, these folk should have had the opportunity to talk with someone, perhaps some business or local authority could provide suitable work – to enable a sense of purpose. Surely society […]

Happy New Year folks

1st January 2017 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Planning to update regularly again, linking to new ‘video’ blog being done in Google+ and fb The video blog aims to help folk release their inner Einstein… take the crazy ideas they have, explore the options and perhaps help them become entrepreneurial with the idea and even launch a business if possible.

Search trends in Scotland

7th October 2016 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Hi Folks, have been having a tremendous time working on some of the projects – myrentals; 10-two; 4hexample; and the multitude of education topics. While working towards bringing these to market, I have had to do a great deal of data mining, which has been such fun and has allowed me to have a great […]

Myrentals, learning mandarin

9th July 2016 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Hi folks thought it would be worth sharing that we are doing a course on Chinese Mandarin, learning the basics so that we can at least greet visitors from China to Scotland. We may not be the best speakers of the language as of yet, but the fact that we are making a positive attempt […]

Post 101 – this makes it sound like an OU lesson, but I’m the learner here..@myrentalstweets

7th July 2016 by JimmyMBE No Comments

‘But now, the end is near – we start to face the final curtain’…not a direct quote but close enough. Only a couple of weeks left in the espark incubator, it has been great – the support, encouragement and most of all – the enthusiasm from the young entrepreneurs who are all in the Glasgow […]

Rotary Training Today

8th March 2015 by JimmyMBE No Comments

What a great event with the club Presidents for next year, superb open discussion on communication and using current social media. So often we assume that the silver surfers are behind the times, when in fact they are setting the trend in a lot of cases, Rotary is one of the worlds largest ‘voluntary community […]

Entrepreneurial Spark and bootcamp

21st February 2015 by JimmyMBE No Comments

As one of the projects under Martin and I pitched ‘MyRentals’ to the business mentors at Entrepreneurial Spark in Glasgow, we had hoped to gain a place in the hatchery for 6 months to help us consolidate ‘MyRentals’. As chicklets we would be given guidance and support to build the business. Imagine our surprise […]

Business L.I.F.E.

10th February 2015 by JimmyMBE No Comments

As a single person participating in setting up and running a business, it became obvious in the past few days that some sort of fail-safe system has to be in place to support you should circumstances affect your business LIFE. Locate, a strong link with either a family member or close friend, who will be […]

Understand; Unexplored; Underestimate; Unique

6th February 2015 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Gosh, what a few days it has been, the Rotary Scottish School Athletics event ‘over-ran’, to top it all I caught some sort of bug and had a real bad fever, I hope I am on top of it. To continue the vowel alliteration in we are on the final one, as indicated above: […]