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100Days-2014.08.28

Day #044: Taxes, tips, and the benefit of using cash

How 3%-4% adds up to $300-$400 of customers’ money, plus a whole lot of inconvenience.

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Day #043: A low-tech and a high-tech way to improve renting

Could we apply the Uber model to renting apartments and houses?

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Day #042: The Idaho Stop

In certain situations, cyclists should be allowed to treat stop signs as yield signs and red lights as stop signs.

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Day #041: A hotel, anchors, and a Richmond Walk of Fame in Carytown

What makes Carytown one of Richmond’s greatest places? What could make it better?

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Day #040: Serious student discounts at museums

Experience is the backbone of education. More dramatic two-part pricing could attract a different audience while furthering the mission of Richmond’s museums. 

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Day #039: Pre-sorting trash, and landfill mining and reclamation

Turning today’s trash into the future’s treasure.

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LC Bird SG Kenny Williams III commits to VCU

Kenny Williams is the sixth ESPN top-100 recruit to sign with Coach Smart and the first big local product since Jordan Burgess.

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Day #039: Introduce “cop cams”

“Cop cams” decrease public complaints and use of police force while increasing transparency.  

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Day #037: Turn Cary Street and Main Street into two-way streets

Two-way reversion is a cheap tool for promoting commerce. 

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Day #036: Invest in conservation in addition to alternatives

We make significant (but still inadequate) investments in clean renewable alternatives, but we rarely talk about effective conservation.

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