Please take note of the fact that the estimated value of the audience we’re building far exceeds the direct cost of building that audience
… with the exception of one small item, Walmart was the same price, and for most things, the same shipping schedule. Indeed, the lawnmower arrived a day early.
If we get too big for our britches, call us on it. You own the company. Don’t accept second rate service.
In 2019 we’re building upon two themes. Scale up and scale out.
Today I received a great email from one of our member/shareholders. Matt wrote (I’ve edited a bit): I first would like to thank you for being so candid and public facing. It is rare for a CEO to be so willing to answer questions and provide continuous feedback. Make me blush! Certainly one of the … Continue reading Letter from a shareholder – 12/20/18
For about 11 months of the year, iConsumer is all about you. How you can save money when you shop, how you can earn rebates, and how you can learn to be a better investor, especially in a public startup. We ask you to share the story of iConsumer, so that more people can have … Continue reading Giving Tuesday 2018
The thinking behind bringing back Cash Back rebates, on top of Bitcoin, was pretty simple. We believe one of the benefits of being an iConsumer Shareholder is experiencing the journey, as well as the destination. Thus the bad pun in the headline, and our reason for sharing the thinking. We want to be a massive … Continue reading Cash Back Rebates – The Back Story
The Holidays! The Holidays!! Stop reading this, go shop at iConsumer. Tell your friends to shop at iConsumer. Building the business is my job number one. I’m sharing my job with you <grin>. Then, and only then, should you read this update. Overview The first thing I do each morning is to check out the … Continue reading CEO Letter- Holiday Shopping & Member Survey- 10/26/18
Invested. Involved. Informed. I was asked recently what the “i” in iConsumer stood for and at first I didn’t have a clue. Coming from a previous site with an “i” in the name (iGive.com) and the prevalence of Apple branded “i” gadgets and services, it seemed natural to me that our site would be “iConsumer”. But … Continue reading You are the “i” in iConsumer
The summer months are being particularly busy for us. This month’s letter is basically a pointer to several things everybody should be aware of about iConsumer. Shareholder webinar On August 15, we’re hosting a webinar and you’re invited. Main focus is on the ins and outs of being a publicly traded company, what that means … Continue reading Letter from the CEO – August 9, 2018