SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP; FIGHTING FOR LOVE OR FOR MONEY?

for Huckletree... Have you ever felt so strongly about a problem that you couldn’t rest? People delve into entrepreneurship for different reasons - freedom, risk, admiration, passion, frustration. Our favourite driver is purpose. An insatiable belief that a problem or injustice is so important that you’re willing to dedicate your life to changing it. Many … Continue reading SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP; FIGHTING FOR LOVE OR FOR MONEY?

What scaling a startup taught us about human relationships

Part of the excitement of joining a startup in the early days is that you’re never anonymous. You can’t get away with simply being present — you’re part of a team, you’ll be needed, you’ll be known. Done right, this is an environment where employees and founders alike feel valued and valuable, and then you’ve got the … Continue reading What scaling a startup taught us about human relationships

Committed: That time I meditated for ten days straight and shit got crazy…

On the second last day, the gong sent shockwaves bouncing around my entire body. Finally, I thought, I get it. Or had nine days deprived of food, sleep, human contact and pain relief just made me delirious? Thirty six hours later I was thrown back into the real world; from the peace of silent meditation … Continue reading Committed: That time I meditated for ten days straight and shit got crazy…