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Founder Diaries

by James Olden

or the past three years I have been involved with new brands – the start-ups and innovators looking to make their mark. I ensure these businesses reach and engage with the audiences they want to interact with. With lower barriers and a switched on audience there’s never been a better time for them to succeed.

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The thing is with ... other people

June, 04 2014 10:30 AM

The thing is with ... other people

“We’re off to the Cinema…” my then teenage girlfriend at the time shouted to her Father. “…which way are you going?” boomed the dreaded reply from the living room. As a professional driver, his only...

The thing is with ... legislation

May, 22 2014 03:50 PM

The thing is with ... legislation

‘Those travelling along country roads at night should send up a rocket every mile and then wait 10 minutes for the road to clear.’ That was the decree when cars were first introduced to Pennsylvania. The Farmer’s Anti Automobile...

The thing is with ... an automated life

May, 08 2014 02:37 PM

The thing is with ... an automated life

06:30am: iwake, and at the right point in my sleep cycle. I put on my glasses. 06:31am: My prioritised notifications flick up and are read out in my ear, good, I can hardly open my eyes. It tells me my agenda, bank balances and a notification...

The thing is with .... flying

April, 28 2014 04:54 PM

The thing is with .... flying

I don’t care what class you travel in. It’s all the same; slow. LHR-JFK takes 7 hours and 40 mins. 38 years ago; it took just 3 hours and 20 mins. While I appreciate nowadays we have a phone without a cord and vacuum cleaner without a...

Hiring the Team

April, 14 2014 04:53 PM

Hiring the Team

It’s beyond me why, like Estate Agents, Recruitment Agencies still exist. In this ultra-interconnected world why do people still insist on using an intermediary? Big data /algorithm should simply match your perfect candidate by...

What is the saying? If you can't do...consult?

April, 07 2014 04:37 PM

What is the saying? If you can't do...consult?

Contentious? Perhaps. Business consultants, management consultants, change consultants, whichever flavour of consultant will be in next, all have value to add in the right situation and a role to play. It’s no picnic starting a business and...

Bet Big. Lose Big. Win Big.

March, 26 2014 03:47 AM

Bet Big. Lose Big. Win Big.

I bet big. Big bets mean they are more risky. They mean that you will lose more often than you win. But when you win; you win big. Alright, so we’re talking relatively, I’m no Zuckerberg. But I believe in my reasons for investing in...

Everyone's an Entrepreneur

March, 26 2014 01:42 AM

Everyone's an Entrepreneur

I always wanted to create an automatic cat food dispenser. One that would release the food at a predetermined time if you were late or away for the night. Perhaps it could even play a recording of your voice - “Here, Kitty Kitty”,...

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