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Richard Branson

Thursday, June 22, 2017
I was in the US recently and stopped at a pharmacy to buy a tube of toothpaste. When I paid at the till, my US$4 purchase resulted in a 15-inch receipt.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Why do I start businesses? The answer is the same today as it was when I launched my first company five decades ago: to make a positive difference in people’s lives.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
By now it’s a familiar cycle: Every year, International Women’s Day elicits grand statements from politicians and business leaders about empowering women and calls for greater efforts to improve gende
Thursday, April 13, 2017
For entrepreneurs, productivity is a cornerstone for success. If you can’t get things done in a quick and effective manner, your ambition won’t mean much.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Q: I’m a 26-year-old woman, and I think potential customers won’t even let me offer my services to them because of my age or, perhaps, my accent. It’s daunting and demoralising.
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Like many people, I sometimes think to myself: what if this is all a dream? I feel like one day I might wake up and be 20 years old again, with my whole life ahead of me.
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Q: I started my accounting business from nothing, and now it’s very successful. I have nine employees and a healthy cash flow.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Mass incarceration has grabbed the headlines recently, after episodes of unrest in prisons in Brazil and the Philippines.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
We live in an age in which too much emphasis is placed on colleges and universities. This is unfortunate.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
​I think your determination to pick yourself up and bounce back is quite admirable. You should be proud of that attitude.