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The world is awash with simplistic advice from AI guys who've never done the thing they're advising on. Rick Rubin knows what to do.

March 25, 2024

What are the enduring lessons from having our businesses shut down four years ago?

March 18, 2024

Customers know the brands and people who talk it up the most are the ones most likely to let them down.

March 12, 2024
Get paid: Aretha Franklin with purse on piano

The world is full of people who are happy to have you work for them, yet seem surprised at your uppity requests to get paid on reasonable terms.

March 4, 2024

A smart life partner who gets it, and you, is the best thing you can have.

February 26, 2024

If you take the time to get to know the places you do business in, that’s it’s own reward. And over time, it will bring you respect in that market.

February 12, 2024

This week: new research from Oxford University on why corporate wellness and resilience programs don't work.

February 5, 2024

Rizz is the Oxford Word Of The Year. It's a lesson in the embarrassing dangers of trying to talk like your Gen Z people. Please don't.

January 29, 2024

The constant search for new clients is a real pickup-artist mentality. Churn is expensive. There's an easier way to get that growth.

January 22, 2024

The business case for why partying is an essential leadership skill.

December 18, 2023

We had an exciting milestone recently. We got there by having entirely the wrong plan from day one.

November 27, 2023

The most successful business people I know have one trait that's kinda the last thing you expect.

November 20, 2023

Ian Whitworth is a reformed advertising creative director turned entrepreneur with a successful national group of businesses that he doesn’t work in day to day. Read more

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