My New Venture Needs You

My New Venture Needs You

For the last few weeks, I’ve been letting you all know something exciting is coming. Well the wait is over… Yesterday I launched my startup investment initiative, VenturesPlus. So, what is VenturesPlus and why am I launching it now? I speak to countless corporate...
How To Avoid Disruption

How To Avoid Disruption

Disruption is now a reality that all businesses face on a regular basis. Rapid advancement of tech, innovative ideas and competitive rates have all meant that business is no longer a safe option and you need to work harder than ever to survive. But what is the key to...
4 Lessons From an Entrepreneur

4 Lessons From an Entrepreneur

More and more people are developing an appetite for entrepreneurship. They like the idea of being their own boss and taking control of their career. Times have certainly changed since I first began my entrepreneurial journey and I am so happy to see so many people...
I Need Your Help. Let’s Collaborate.

I Need Your Help. Let’s Collaborate.

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the differences between corporate, and startup businesses. After 30 years of building businesses now worth millions, I’ve learnt a thing or two about what makes a good business. Here’s the thing; it’s more than just a great idea....
My Startup Checklist

My Startup Checklist

The figures speak for themselves: more than one in three would-be entrepreneurs thinks about starting a business every day, but 78% say they are afraid they’ll fail. Starting up takes every bit of drive and determination to make it happen. I always say that success is...