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Ideas, passion and heroes — they’re all so overrated

Ideas, passion and heroes — they’re all so overrated

17th July 2016

First published in the Sunday Times on 17th July 2016.  There are many myths about success in business. This week I thought I’d tackle a few of them. • Overrated Ideas — anyone can think up a new product or

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Without a list, Edison might have missed lightbulb moment

Without a list, Edison might have missed lightbulb moment

10th July 2016

First published in the Sunday Times on 10th July 2016. I have a guilty secret: I like writing lists. For many years I have carried a little notebook in which I jot down “to-do” items, and these scribbled reminders help

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Let’s get cracking: invest, innovate and rein in the idle

Let’s get cracking: invest, innovate and rein in the idle

3rd July 2016

First published in the Sunday Times on 3rd July 2016. Change always brings opportunity. From radical surprises can come inspiration. I can’t pretend I wasn’t shocked when “leave” won the referendum last week, even though I supported the cause. But

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