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I’m famous, honest!

Well, not quite. The brilliant Simon Edwards of Popup Media has put together a documentary about the Do Lectures. I’m featured a few times waxing lyrical about why it was one of the greatest experiences of the last few years. You can find out more about why I thought it was such an incredible experience […]

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Why I’m doing a triathlon

I got asked the other day why I would do something so “bloody stupid” as attempt a triathlon, something I’ve committed to doing next year. The truth is I didn’t really have an answer. But when I thought about it, I realised I’ve done a few “bloody stupid” things over the last few years. I […]

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24 hour startup

My friend Rob from Nonsense has got together with his colleagues and decided to build a new web-based startup. In 24 hours. From scratch. And then after that they’ll be selling it on ebay. When they started at midday they didn’t have an idea yet. Now they’re 4 hours in and despite not announcing the […]

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Starbucks rip off the Girl Effect

At The Do Lectures this year I was introduced to a video entitled the Girl Effect. It’s now a very short video that I can’t watch without a tear in my eye.  It’s incredibly powerful and makes me want to do something to help. I owe Duke Stump a huge amount for introducing me to […]

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Committing to stuff in public

One of the ways I get myself to do big things is to commit to doing them in public. That way I face the shame of failure amongst those that know me if I don’t do them. So, seeing as I’ve just got back from my first run since Berlin Marathon 7 weeks ago (something […]