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Archive for June 2015

70% of GP appointments

OK, OK, so there’s been a flurry of activity at Mental Snapp lately, and on Friday there was a necessity to do something about the rapidly diminishing amount of sleep that has been taking place in our household. So with that in mind, I trotted off to the GP, fully expecting to be turned down…

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We should be clear about this from the start…

We’re having an advisory/stakeholders initial meeting with our service user team next week in the Barbican in London. This is to discuss strategy, communications, values, and most importantly, share ‘Why’ we are doing this. We’re hoping to build a team and to employ freelance service users to deliver most of the core offering for the…

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We must stop meeting like this…

Massive progress with Mental Snapp this week and we just had our very first bit of seed funding and can commission the website, courtesy of the brilliant Poached Creative and their team of service user bloggers, copywriters and designers. We’re also having a meeting of interested service users on June 30th, people who want to…

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Sneak peek

OK, OK, we’ve been tweeting and blogging critically for a little while now, but it’s time to front up and give you all a sneak peek of what we’re planning. In broad brush strokes, our project proposal went live this morning at www.mentalsnapp.com on the home page. Have a look. It’s all to do with…

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What are you doing Mummy?

At about 7am this morning, my son (5) came down the stairs to find me ensconced on my laptop. On the screen was the Companies House registration form. “What are you doing Mummy?” he said. And cuddled up to me on the sofa staring at the screen. “I’m just about to incorporate a company,” I…

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Cos I'm Appy Now…

Good day for Mental Snapp! Thanks to Appy Pie @AppyPieInc we’ve got a working prototype done which we can start using for road testing and workshops with service users and staff to confirm that we’re on the right lines. We still need customisation and a really proper backend, but there is definite progress there. Off…

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How do you eat an elephant? Thoughts from King's Cross

I’m sitting here in a courtyard off the main road, drinking iced coffee after a really productive day at the British Library. I was looking into applying for a SMART award, which is proof of market funding from the government. One of the questions is ‘Why do you need this funding? What difference will public…

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