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My Gift To You

by dianay December 18, 2012
You may remember the Velecta Paramount social media campaign I led in 2011. I was literally obsessed with the idea of having every Canadian woman own the translucid hair dryer in one of seven snazzy shades. “it was only a hair dryer”. Why did readmore

@CBCNews Update on IPOVillage for First Ever Equity-Based Crowdfunded IPO – It’s All in The Wording

by dianay October 4, 2012
@CBCNews Update on IPOVillage for First Ever Equity-Based Crowdfunded IPO – It’s All in The Wording
For those of you wondering after reading the article released on NBC News last Monday “Over $1 Million in Equity Pledged on IPO Village for First Ever Equity-Based Crowdfunded IPO”, if Equity-based Crowdfunding has just been enabled in the US.  NO, readmore

And #e-commerce adventures continue, this time with The Bay #customerservice

by dianay July 27, 2012
And #e-commerce adventures continue, this time with The Bay #customerservice
Following my post on ralphlaurencanada.com, another e-commerce iffy moment. I placed an order with The Bay for Ralph Lauren apparel, got an e-mail confirmation and the next day this: Now how many of you would have called back to find readmore

What’s up with Ralph Lauren Canada? #ralphlauren

by dianay July 25, 2012
At first, when I thought of writing this post, I had the idea of just highlighting another iffy customer experience and what we can learn from it.  But now, having spoken with Ralph Lauren’s customer service in the U.S., I’m readmore

Investment #Crowdfunding: why it should be part of our ecosystem

by dianay July 15, 2012
Investment #Crowdfunding: why it should be part of our ecosystem
“crowd funding is an important contributor to the democratization of innovation – the biggest paradigm shift in innovation since the Industrial Revolution.“ MIT Professor Eric von Hippel  I haven’t been blogging lately, busy setting up the stage for a new project readmore