Blog posts tagged: Dragon's Den

Subscribe to our blog post RSS feed RSS

Pitch Perfect with Dragons' Den Winners Magic Whiteboard

Life's a Pitch Ask anyone in business, and they will say that the key to success is the ability to pitch your ideas effectively. They will probably also be able to tell you plenty of horror stories too! One team who know all about pitching an idea are Neil and ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, press release

Church Schools in Hull web chat with Dragons' Den entrepreneur Magic Whiteboard

Business studies teacher Mary Hugill from Church Schools, Hull said Many thanks for your time this afternoon. My year 12 pupils were really excited to meet you and it was a great opportunity for them to see the concepts we have to cover on the specification. Neil Westwood Managing Director ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, The Apprentice

Greensward Academy business session with Dragons Den Winner Magic Whiteboard

The Skype School Tour continued to Greensward Academy in Essex today, 8th December. Karen Conran teacher and learning leader for Business Studies invited Neil Westwood from Dragons' Den success Magic Whiteboard to talk to the students about business and enterprise. Karen said Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Whiteboard

Dragons' Den Magic Whiteboard goes Virtual at Highbury College Portsmouth

The Business Skype Tours continued with a visit to Highbury College, in Portsmouth. Teacher Graham Carter arranged the session by contacting Neil Westwood on Twitter. Graham is the Programme Leader HE Business and Advanced Practitioner. Graham said Neils insights into the challenges and rewards involved in building a successful business ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den

Dragons' Den Magic Whiteboard visits Finham Park School Coventry

Managing Director Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard continued the Skype tour of Schools at Finham Park School in Coventry this week. Students are setting up a business as part of their studies and asked Neil questions about how to set up a businesses and things they neeed to avoid spending ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den

Magic Whiteboard visits Monks Dyke Tchnology College in Louth

Neil Westwood Managing Director did a Skype session with Monks Dyke Technolgy College in Louth, Lincolnshire. Neil was invited by business studies teacher Jill Car. Click here to read story in Louth Leader

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den

NetMums Real Parenting Revolution - Laura's is the Guest Blog

Laura, mum of 2 and founder of Magic Whiteboard, Magic Blackout Blind and now Diary of a Sleep Deprived Mum has written an interesting blog on juggling family life with running a successful business. To read the blog on NetMum click here

Read more Tagged in: baby not sleeping, Dragon's Den

Audenshaw School Manchester gets inspired by Dragons' Den Magic Whiteboard

The lower sixth (100 students) at Audenshaw School in Manchester participated in an enterprise and business session with Dragons' Den Success Magic Whiteboard on 17th Nov. The 1 hour session aimed to inspire young people to consider starting up a new business. Amanda Marsh Head of Work Related Learning said ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR, press release

Magic Whiteboard helps business studies students at John Spence School North Shields

On 11th November Neil Westwood Managing Director at Magic Whiteboard did a Skype talk to students at John Spence School in North Shields. Neil did a 1 hour Skype business session and the students asked lots of questions about business, Magic Whiteboard and Dragons' Den.   If you would like ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR, press release

Magic Whiteboard inspires students at Twynham School in Christchurch, Dorset

Neil Westwood Managing Director of Magic Whiteboard continued the Business Skype Tour of Schools with another Skype business session on Friday 11th November at Twynham School in Christchurch, Dorset. Invited by business studies teacher Chauvan Harding Neil gave a 1 hour session to the students on Dragons' Den and advised ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, press release

Magic Whiteboard Skype entrepreneur talk at Franklin College Grimsby

On 26th October Neil Westwood Managing Director did another Skype session on what it is like running a business and being an entrepreneur to a group of 16 year old business studies teachers at Franklin College in Grimsby. Neil was invited by business studies teacher Jo North. http://www.franklin.ac.uk/ Students asked ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

Magic Whiteboard Skype's Business Students at St John Fisher School

Neil Westwood Managing Director from Magic Whiteboard recently did a Skype business session with St John Fisher Catholic School in Dewsbury near Leeds. Business Studies teacher Rachel Brook invite Dragons' Den success Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard to talk to the student about setting up a business.

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Events

Magic Whiteboard inspires Worcester Technology College Students

On Thursday 13th October Neil Westwood was invited by business studies teacher Richard Morris to do a 1 hour lecture to his business studies students at Worcester Technology College. We were also joined by about 30 pupils from Bishop Perowne High School who had just stared their 3 year AS ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

Magic Whiteboard talks to sixth form students at Sir Bernard Lovell School

On Friday 7th Oct Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard was invited by business studies teacher Mike Green from Sir Bernard Lovell School in Bristol to talk to the business studies students (about 80 students) about setting up a business and Dragons' Den. I did an interactive session for about 90 ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

Magic Whiteboard visits Brentry Primary in Bristol

On Friday, 7th October Magic Whiteboard was invited by the Deputy Head teacher Geraint to talk to the year 6 pupils about business and Dragons' Den. Neil Westwood Managing Director of Magic Whiteboard gave a 1 hour talk about what it is like running a business and the Dragons' Den ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

Back to School - A4 Magic Whiteboard in Teach Primary Magazine

Most of the schools are back this week, if you are a teacher you will find lots of useful resources in the Teach Primary Back to School September 2011 supplement .http://www.teachprimary.com/ A4 Magic Whiteboard is featured on page 22. Wrire on them, Wipe Clean and Reuse. Save paper and money. ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

FREE Magic Sticky Notes at The Office Show 15th & 16th September 2011

Magic Whiteboard Limited will be launching Magic Sticky Notes at The Office Show at Earls Court on 15th and 16th Sept in London. Please come to stand 3009 and get a free sample (while stocks last). Over 4500 PA, office managers and EA's will be attending. Magic Sticky Notes are ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR, press release

Magic Whiteboard sponsors Spice Girls Edinburgh Fringe Festival Show

Last week the Magic Whiteboard family vistited Edinburgh to enjoyed the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. We love the Fringe and this year sponsored a show called Colour Me Happy performed by Group 13. It was a fantastic show and it's amazing what you can do with a couple of rolls of ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den

Magic Whiteboard inspires Year 5 & 6 at S.S John and Monica Catholic Primary School

This week, Friday 15th July Neil Westwood Managing Director of Magic Whiteboard was invited by Headteacher Mrs Eileen Walker of S.S John and Monica Catholic Primary School to talk to years 5 and 6 to inspire the children to think about business and the skills required to run a successful ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Whiteboard

Charity Fund Raising at Worcester Royal Grammar School, The Grange - Magic Whiteboard speaks to local businesses

Last week, I was invited by Jo Jingles organiser Stella to do a talk about business and Dragons' Den to local businesses. This event was kindly hosted by Mr Hughes headteacher at The Grange, Royal Grammar School, Worcester. The aim was to raise money for charity. The charities were Normal ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Events, PR

Magic Whiteboard inspires class at primary school during Week of Work week

Neil Westwood Managing Director from Magic Whiteboard was invited by the Head, Adam Hardy of Chris the King Catholic Primary School in Kingstanding, Birmingham to do an inspiration talk and lesson on setting up a business and our Dragons' Den experience. It was a fantastic morning, we watched the Dragons' ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR

New A4 Magic Whiteboard sheets will be available 12th June 2011

The new A4 version of Magic Whiteboard will be available in less than 4 weeks, we are expecting them to go on sale 12th June. The A4 version of Magic Whiteboard is available in an A4 pack. Each pack contains 20 A4 sheets of Magic Whiteboard. Useful for using at ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Whiteboard

Meet Dragons' Den Producers and Theo Paphitis and Deborah's Meaden Most Successful Dragons' Den Investment, Magic Whiteboard

On 5th April the Intellectual Property Office are holding a free training day Creating Brand Value for your Business at Walsall Football Club. This is an opportunity to learn about protecting you products and brand. Hear from experts in patents and trademarks. The producers from BBC Dragons' Den will also ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Events, Magic Whiteboard, PR

Dragons' Den Winners Magic Whiteboard Backs 40,000 Tenner Tycoon - £250,000 left - be quick

Magic Whiteboard is fully backing the Tenner Tycoon initiative - listen to BBC Hereford and Worcester to hear what we think of the inititive. The Tenner Tycoon scheme, which launches on Tuesday 1st March, will see 40,000 young people up to the age of 19 from schools, colleges and youth ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, PR, The Apprentice

New Year SALE NOW ON - The Magic Whiteboard SALE is NOW ON

The Magic Whiteboard Shop SALE is now on. We have reduced all products by 20%. This is EVERY product, not just a few selected items. To get this saving just enter the discount code SAVE20 at the checkout. Thanks you for your custom this year and we wish you a ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app, iPhone, iPhone app, Magic Whiteboard

Magic Drawing Pad for iPhone - Tops New & Noteworthy iTunes Chart in App Store

Magic Drawing Pad for the iPhone has topped the new & noteworthy chart in the iTunes App Store - To see why people are talking about and downloading this new app take a look - Download app for your iPhone Look out for the green Dragon. Christmas drawings of Santa, ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app, iPhone, iPhone app

*** Important App Update Information *** - Magic Drawing Pad

Some customers have had an issue with the Magic Drawing Pad iPhone app not opening after they have downloaded it. We have fixed this now. Please go to the App store and download the free Magic Drawing Pad update. The Magic Drawing Pad for iPhone requires the latest version of ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app, iPhone, iPhone app

What's Hot in iTunes App Store? Magic Drawing Pad

Today, 22nd December Magic Drawing Pad is featured in the What's Top category in the iTunes App Store. We have also added some festive Christmas pictures to colour in. Colour in Santa, a Christmas tree and a snowman. To download iPad App Only £0.59 To download iPhone App Only £0.59 ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app

Magic Drawing Pad es la mejor aplicación original para dibujar, colorear y hacer bocetos diseñada exclusivamente para el iPad

Magic Drawing Pad es la mejor aplicación original para dibujar, colorear y hacer bocetos diseñada exclusivamente para el iPad. ¡Pruébela y verá por qué nos dan cinco estrellas! Presentado por Magic Whiteboard, de Neil y Laura Westwood, ganadores del concurso televisivo para emprendedores «Dragon's Den». Download Here Aproveche el precio ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app

Manic Monday - Internet sales soar for Magic Whiteboard

Next Monday, 29th November it's "Manic Monday", this is the busiest day of the year for internet shopping. Over £500 million will be spent by interest shoppers on Manic Monday. Magic Whiteboard has some great offers buy 3 rolls get the 4th free, fast next day delivery. The Magic Blackboard ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app, Magic Whiteboard

What's Hot - Number 1 in Apple App Store - Magic Drawing Pad

Magic Drawing Pad from Dragons' Den winners Neil & Laura Westwood from Magic Whiteboard is Number 1 in the What's Hot chart in the iTunes App Store. Take a look here are download app Thank you everyone downloading. In December we will be launching the iPhone & iPod Touch version. ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app

Evesham College showcases World Class Entrepreneurs Event

On 10th November Evesham College held an event to inpsire, motivate and share experiences of local entrepreneurs to encourage more people to set up their own businesses. Over 100 people participated in this event with the support of the Chamber of Commerce and Evesham College. Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Whiteboard, Muddy Boots Foods

Theo Paphitis says the Magic Whiteboard Drawing Pad for iPad is "Fabulous"

Theo Paphitis has given the Magic Whiteboard Drawing Pad for the iPad 5 stars and said, Neil has been telling me about this for months. To be honest I didn't expect it to be so fabulous and so easy to use. 5 Stars - download it now More Customer Reviews ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app

**New App for iPad ** You can now download Magic Whiteboard Drawing Pad for your iPad

We are delighted to announce Apple have now approved our brand new app for the iPad. The Magic Whiteboard Drawing Pad for the iPad is a stylish and elegant drawing pad, colouring book and doodle pad. Includes a special rainbow pen, 30 colouring pens, draw hearts, splats, bubbles and hearts ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, ipad, ipad app, Magic Whiteboard

Top Industry Baby & Nursery Buyers love Rattles to Riches

Top baby and nursery buyers at The Baby Show for Trade took part in a Dragons' Den sytle event 10-12 Oct. Contestants were given 3 minutes to present their innovative baby product to a panel of baby & nursery experts and buyers. My personal favourites were the Hamster bags to ...

Read more Tagged in: baby not sleeping, Dragon's Den, Magic Blackout Blind

Dragons' Den sleep deprieved mum offers sleep tips

As some of your know the inspiration for our fantastic Magic Blackout Blind was our daughter Ella, who was a terrible sleeper from the word go. When I went back to work after having Ella I still regularly had 4 hours sleep at night, so I feel like I have ...

Read more Tagged in: baby not sleeping, Dragon's Den, Magic Blackout Blind, sleep deprivation, sleep problems

Dragons' Den and The Apprentice help schools get motivated into business

Neil Westwood from Magic Whiteboard, who was successful on BBC Dragons' Den (Magic Whiteboard is Theo Paphitis's most successful investment) and Claire Young finalist of The Apprentice are going to work together to motivate and inspire students and teachers in schools across the UK. To find out more please visit ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, The Apprentice

The World's Smallest Car Drives Buyers Crazy at The Baby Show for Trade at Olympia, London

The World's Smallest Car (As seen on Top Gear and BBC Dragons' Den) - owned by Magic Whiteboard (the portable whiteboard on a roll that sticks anywhere) will be driving around the The Baby Show for Trade at Olympia, London 10th-12th October. Please come and see Neil and Laura Westwood ...

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Blackout Blind, Magic Whiteboard

Magic Blackout Blind is now available at The Best Garden Centre in UK - Webbs of Wychbold

We are pleased to announce that Magic Blackout Blind, the temporary blackout window covering is now available at the UK's Best Garden Centre, Webbs of Wychbold near Droitwich. Look out for the Magic Blackout Blind stand in store. http://www.webbsdirect.co.uk/

Read more Tagged in: Dragon's Den, Magic Blackout Blind

Subscribe to our blog post RSS feed RSS

Magic Blackout Blind and Blackout Blind logo are trademarks of Magic Whiteboard Limited - © 2011 Magic Whiteboard Limited.