James Piecowye thinking out loud

Ideas, inspiration and a bit of random.

Another look at innovation 

Cloths are a super place to think innovation and who doesn’t have a sewing machine kicking around. Do you know how to use a sewing machine?  I think we all need to get familiar with the basics, cooking, sewing, cleaning, making and gardening!  All that being said I love the idea of this senseless clothing! […]

RIIND’s Machined Aluminum The Pen we need. 

This is cool and something I think we all need to keep in mind. Innovation doesn’t mean technology or have to mean new. Innovation can also be looking at things we use daily and making it just a little better. So, look around and innovate. http://www.coolhunting.com/design/riind-the-pen?utm_source=sendicate&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2016-07-14+Inspiration+for+14+July+2016

Interesting Read and watch.

First the read. The bane of my life is how to take any of the ideas I have and monetize even one. Here is an interesting read about video! So what is the key takeaway? Customer, customer, customer! While the myriad content offerings is a bounty for consumers, who now spend 70 hours each week with […]

Career Search?

This is the time of year High School students are dreaming and University students are also dreaming about career options. Dreaming or imagining what their career might look like upon graduation. I am constantly amazed at how little dreaming students do about their career options and instead look at the tried and true, maybe well-worn, […]

Little Things

Like most people I also get caught up in the rat race and it is so easy to lose perspective. After 16 years in the UAE, and counting, the need to recharge on a frequent basis is more important than ever. The reality of today’s global work environment is we are all being asked to […]