Re: Donation plan? my sales pitch input

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Fri Oct 29 2004 - 16:17:56 CDT

At 1:20 PM -0700 10/29/04, Alan Dechert wrote:
> > A million dollars will fund a reasonable size effort. $10,000 a
>> month will fund Alan and little else.
>I think this is negative thinking in the extreme. If we get 1,000
>subscribers, our support base will grow by 10X in the process. It will put
>us in a position to grow 10X again.
>Alan D.

Actually, we recently had only about 10 monthly subscribers, having
1,000 subscribers increases out base by 100X. If we can increase
that by another 100X, that's a million a month.

As Senator Everett Dirksen said, a billion here, a billion there,
soon you're talking about real money.

Best regards,

Arthur M. Keller, Ph.D., 3881 Corina Way, Palo Alto, CA  94303-4507
tel +1(650)424-0202, fax +1(650)424-0424
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