A yarn about startups pussyfooting around: How pausing a kitten delivery turned into a full-grown cat-astrophe2:00PM | Monday, 9 February 2015 | By Taskmaster If you promise your customers kittens, you better deliver!
1:56PM | Monday, 5 January 2015 | By Taskmaster Recently, your loyal correspondent made the long drive down from Parts Unknown, high up in the hills, to attend a startup pitching event at a local coworking space.
11:30PM | Tuesday, 25 November 2014 | By Taskmaster Your humble correspondent noticed a new coffee shop had just opened up on the main street of Parts Unknown. While toiling away at frothing a skinny soy cappuccino, the barista claimed he was running a startup.
7:24PM | Friday, 25 July 2014 | By Taskmaster Yours truly is a gentle soul. There is only a small handful of things that cause the Taskmaster any distress. (Of course, by “handful”, I’m assuming here you’re a giant.)
7:28PM | Monday, 21 July 2014 | By Taskmaster The great news is that even if you are lazy or creatively bankrupt, you can still choose a great startup name. The Taskmaster shows you how.
7:29PM | Friday, 4 July 2014 | By Taskmaster Some say great code is like artwork. Unfortunately, Picasso or Giotto never had to worry about bugs in their masterpieces.
6:51PM | Friday, 27 June 2014 | By Taskmaster As you will recall, last week your humble correspondent talked to a would-be entrepreneur whose big idea was to use drones to home deliver pizzas.
6:41PM | Friday, 20 June 2014 | By Taskmaster “My idea is revolutionary! It’s a world first!” the would-be entrepreneur says. When a drone delivering pizzas is involved, what could possibly go wrong?
6:45PM | Friday, 13 June 2014 | By Taskmaster “I don’t know how to cook,” admitted the man sitting on a stool at the front bar of The Commercial Hotel in Parts Unknown.
6:49PM | Friday, 6 June 2014 | By Taskmaster The other day, your loyal correspondent sat back in a leather recliner, brandy old-fashioned in hand, after a long day spent toiling in Taskmaster Towers.