Our more youthful son, Tom, not too long ago returned from college, telling us all about The Tenner Challenge, an initiative designed to get youngsters to take a look at their hand at entrepreneurship. Scholars are given £10 to put money into a services or products, and to look what they are able to flip that sum into in simply four weeks. Tom has determined that he needs to participate via making baggage tags and “selling them on Daddy’s weblog”, so right here is going…!
After looking at quite a lot of YouTube movies, he has determined to lead them to out of duck tape which is, after all, reasonably priced.
We’ve needed to have a couple of phrases about how cautious he must be the usage of a Stanley knife!
He’s learnt a lesson or two in product construction and, after numerous design tweaks (he first of all used Velcro for the fastening however discovered that used to be slightly too sturdy and turning into indifferent from the tape!) has opted for the usage of string as an alternative.
And here’s the general product.
He has determined to promote those for £1 every (plus P&P at value, and he’ll ship to anyplace on the earth!). He has been requested how a lot of the income he want to pass to charity, and has opted for 100% to visit Macmillan, a UK charity providing most cancers care and give a boost to. If you need this kind of baggage tags (or a couple of!), please remark beneath or touch me here and I’ll cross your message on.