Winning Inspiration

Inspiring stories to ignite your entrepreneurial success

Stop and Smell the Roses

March 11, 2013

David Attenborough , the lyrics from What a Wonderful World and the BBC’s Natural History Unit. A winning combination to help even the busiest of people to stop and smell the roses. It works for me.

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An Inspiring Message For Any New Year.

January 1, 2013

Steve Jobs commencement address to the students of Stanford in 2005. A inspiring message for any New Year. Here’s to brilliant 2013.

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How Will You Measure Your Life?

December 14, 2012

In this TED video, innovation expert, Clayton Christensen shares the lessons he gave to the Harvard Business School’s 2010 graduating class. He offers a series of guidelines for finding meaning and happiness in life. He uses examples from his own experiences to explain how high achievers can all too often fall into traps that lead [...]

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No Argument in the World Can Ever Compare With One Dramatic Demonstration

December 5, 2012

4 minutes ago I ordered some Sugru. I heard about it for the first time last Friday and was intrigued enough to watch this video. What an amazing product and this video proves this quote from Claude Hopkins: “No argument in the world can ever compare with one dramatic demonstration.” This video prompted me to order [...]

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Goose Bump Video of Blur Bassist Alex James Flying a Spitfire

October 20, 2012

What is it about the Spitfire that makes it so iconic? I remember painstakingly building and painting an Airfix model Spifire as a child. All these memories came flooding back when I read an excellent article by Alex James in my mother’s Sunday Telegraph. He movingly described his love of this aircraft and the amazing [...]

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If Churchill, Gandhi, Roosevelt, Einstein, Morpheus, Ali & Jobs Were Your Mentors Here’s What They’d Say…

October 8, 2012

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with [...]

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Daring Greatly

September 20, 2012

An inspiring 2 minute video from Brene Brown where she mentions one of my favourite quotes and gives 2 more of her own. All 3 are perfect for entrepreneurs.

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Do You Have The Heart of a Paralympian?

September 8, 2012

Hannah Cockroft and Mel Nicholls On a balmy evening in September a small band of talented Paralympians inspired 80,000 people with their sporting excellence. The GB athletes Hannah Cockroft, David Weir and Jonnie Peacock sparked more noise and euphoria in a stadium than I’ve ever heard in my life. David Weir’s 800m race was the [...]

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