A picture of me standing at a lectern, working on a laptop computer, on the stage of the FWD50 digital government conference

Hi! I’m Alistair. I write surprisingly useful books, run unexpectedly interesting events, & build things humans need for the future.

Tag: entrepreneurship

  • What makes a great startup

    It’s not enough to have a great idea—you need the baby steps to get mere mortals there. Some thoughts on the table stakes for a great business.

  • Getting in on the ground floor

    A few weeks ago I said I was bullish on 3D printing, and its impact on society. A friend asked how she could invest in a nascent field. I wrote this—basically Investing For Muggles—in response.