8th December by Lawrence Jones
There are few people who earn a place in history in the manner in which Nelson Mandela captured the hearts and minds of the millions of people across the globe, in a magnificent example of what is possible when you have faith.
It’s impossible to imagine what 27 years imprisonment will do to a man. Yet no one could have imagined that on his release in February 1990, he’d embrace the guards that...
1st December by Lawrence Jones
When you are faced with the challenge, "How do you run a business that changes shape and size so quickly that you barely get a second to breathe?" The answer is, you don't. It runs you. And that's where we began.
There is a problem with this method, it's all consuming. There is a danger that you live, sleep and eat your work just to stay ahead.
Actually, I have learned the best way to...
25th November by Lawrence Jones
I hear so many business leaders talking about disruption and whilst some of them I admire, I can't help thinking that they have got this all wrong.
Yes, I understand that the ethos is for entrepreneurs who go into existing markets with a fresh approach, with innovation as the wind in their sails, yet this is just standard in my opinion and has been since the beginning of time. New products will always outstrip old...
24th November by Lawrence Jones
What's the best way to become successful? Is there a secret to it? Just how successful can you become?
Wherever you are on life's long ladder, imagine that there is a key to unlocking all of the next stages.
So what is the key? Where is it, you might ask yourself?
Well, whilst almost every person across the globe chases dreams and rainbows. Many people die trying but very few seldom arrive at their desired...
17th November by Lawrence Jones
I am keen to build an incredible workspace for my team and I have joked, I want to "out-Google, Google" on the design and build front. Everyone quotes Google when singling out businesses who invest in their staff and design creative workspaces, and rightly so as they have done an incredible job.
Imagine though, if we created an even better space and it’s a goal of mine to do exactly that, and whilst we are...
10th November by Lawrence Jones
Its easy to get caught up in a conflict, or be misunderstood in all walks of life, especially business. A business is a complex web of personalities, egos, desires and needs, and its impossible to please everyone all the time.
Have you ever been wrong about something only to find out later, you misunderstood the situation? But at the time, it felt so real and you felt so passionately about it. Of course you have,...