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Future shock: Idealog chats with a futurist

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Idealog was lucky enough to get a few moments of his time, so we kept is short and hit him with the biggest questions we could think of. What are the[...]

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The hardest thing to do in a startup = stop doing everyth...

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The hardest thing to do in a startup = stop doing everything. When Sara Blakely was 29, she quit her door-to-door fax salesperson job and invested her $5,000 life savings[...]

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Are you between a rock and a hard place?

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Are you between a rock and a hard place? Then Dwayne The Rock Johnson has a story for you: In Dwayne’s early years, his dad, Rocky Johnson attempted to make[...]

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Richard Branson’s Top 12 Tips for Entrepreneurs

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Richard Branson’s Top 12 Tips for Entrepreneurs: This week, Richard is selling Virgin America to Alaska Airlines in a $2 billion deal – less than 10 years after he launched[...]

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The 10 Commandments of Entrepreneurship

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The 10 Commandments of Entrepreneurship: #1 – Don’t start a company for the money. Start a company for the mission and the money will follow. #2 – Don’t think small[...]

Entrepreneurs in Brisbane

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Have you ever wondered if you’re growing too slow? Or too fast? Buckminster Fuller says “Controlled time is our true wealth.” That means that getting the pace just right is[...]

Kinstukori

“There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light get...

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If you’re chasing perfection, give yourself a break. Literally. In my 20’s, I tried to do things perfectly. The more I tried, the more I failed. No matter how good[...]

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“Sometimes the best gain is to lose.” ~ George Herbert

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Have you ever been rejected for a job? Brian Acton has. After 11 years at Yahoo! and out of a job at 38 years old, Brian went job hunting… first[...]

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NZ well-placed to face this year’s biggest business trend...

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Technology is hitting businesses around the world in a big way and New Zealand has a distinct advantage, according to an international business expert. Social entrepreneur and New York Times[...]

Vision

“The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The secon...

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“Future presence” is a vital state that visionary entrepreneurs use to see their future lives and be their future selves. Richard Branson, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and other great entrepreneurs[...]