Jul 26, 2021
Serial entrepreneur Jeff Lester talks candidly about his entrepreneurial life, including the 2008 financial crisis, health issues and starting again after losing everything.
(3:20) Beginning the journey
(6:44) Setting up a themed restaurant, and subsequent problems
(8:24) Birth of first child and starting...
Jul 19, 2021
James Pickles was flying high as a top sales manager, enjoying all the trappings that come with such success. Then, in March 2019, he had a breakdown that left him unable to speak, let alone work. In this podcast, James talks openly about the breakdown and how he used what he learned from it and his subsequent recovery...
Jul 12, 2021
Katie Street, founder and managing director of marketing and advertising agency Street Agency, talks about starting a second business, four day weeks and the effects her entrepreneurship is having on her daughter.
3:24 - Setting out on her own
6:33 - Dream vs. reality of running your own business
10:37 - The...
Jul 5, 2021
Clare Gallie, CEO of Lewis-Manning Hospice Care, talks about the joys and challenges of working in the fundraising sector and reveals the wisdom she's learned from the dying.
4:47 - From chemistry to fundraising
7:30 - Support for careers in charities and fundraising
9:42 - Differences between leading a...