Monthly Archives: March 2012

Passion or Money?

In contrast to the shambles of Business 2012, the British Library event ‘Mothers of Invention’ is organised, civilised, informed, welcoming and starts on time.  In celebration of International Women’s Month, the event aims to provide ‘a rare opportunity to hear … Continue reading

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This Paid My Mortgage

Shed (Sheridan) Simove, heard the laughter track on Friends and wondered if you could live your own sit com.  It started the process which brought about the novelty sound machine.  Retailing at £8.99, it paid his mortgage. Shed has very … Continue reading

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Ordinary or Extraordinary Life Madam?

It’s been a joy this week to find two people at different stages in their careers and both equally passionate – one is 19 and the other 40. It’s some time since anyone got excited by my hair, myself included.    … Continue reading

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How To Think Like an Entrepreneur.

In my interviews with entrepreneurs a common trait that has emerged is the determination to get something done.  Especially if someone says ‘no.’  “If someone tells me I can’t get a bus to Edinburgh – I’ll find another way’ says … Continue reading

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