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Founders can profit from those moments of boredom

Founders can profit from those moments of boredom

12th February 2017

First published in The Sunday Times on 12th February 2017. There are various catalysts that spur entrepreneurs into action — revenge, frustration, greed, poverty and desire among them. But boredom can be a powerful stimulus, too. Lots of entrepreneurs I’ve

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From asylum seeker to job creator: despite what populists think, refugees could “make our societies great again”

From asylum seeker to job creator: despite what populists think, refugees could “make our societies great again”

10th February 2017

As the legal battle rages on around Donald Trump’s chaotic travel ban and moratorium on refugees – not to mention last year’s “Breaking Point” poster depicting an EU overwhelmed by a flood of asylum seekers – you could be forgiven

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The entrepreneur’s playlist: songs to say I did it my way

The entrepreneur’s playlist: songs to say I did it my way

5th February 2017

First published in The Sunday Times on 5th February 2017. Entrepreneurs need plenty of creative inspiration. I’ve written before about the novels and movies that helped fuel my ambition. This week I turn to music — which can move the

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