What should it look like? How much should it cost? The focus group work gets underway . . .

Actually, we are not calling them focus groups – they are customer consultation sessions! Talking to people looking after under 5 children (care-givers) is a key part of the set-up phase of ColaLife. We need to know what our target customers would find attractive in an anti-diarrhoea kit (no, this isn’t an oxymoron); how much […]

Zambia Diary | Day 5, Visit 2 | The Workshop

Group work: indicative skills and participation – for the form used, see below Jane and I were very pleased with the way the workshop went. It seemed to go very well. I can take no credit for the design, that was down to Jane. I just did the techie bits! Jane put all she’s ever […]

Zambia Diary | Day 2, Visit 2 | MSL and SABMiller

Jane outside Zambian Breweries We knew that today was one of the most important of our trip as it included a meeting with three members of the senior management team at Zambian Breweries, a wholly owned subsidiary of SABMiller, and the bottlers of Coca-Cola in Zambia. But the start of the day was going to […]

Fieldwork becomes a reality

View Larger Map Apologies for the lack of blog posts recently but there has been a lot going on and some exciting developments in the pipeline that I can’t QUITE report just yet. But I can report that, thanks to the ColaLife supporters who sponsored me and the other cyclists, we have raised enough money […]