Entrepreneurial Spirit – Survival

Much has been written about the entrepreneurial spirit – perhaps too much i.e. definitions, protocols and strategies. Entrepreneurship however is not something you talk about – it’s something you instinctively live. In my book, the ability to survive is the defining...

Sir Richard Branson Leadership

Sir Richard Branson Leadership – a style of business leadership that is more focused on drawing a line in the sand than robust profiteering. Branson is an entrepreneur and a pioneer. His leadership is able to fabricate the skeleton onto which others will later...

Empowerment Entrepreneur

Veronika Scott grew up as a kid of addicts. She dug herself out of this hole by trading in the only currency she knew i.e. disadvantage. This Empowerment Entrepreneur started the Empowerment Plan giving homeless women in Detroit hope and dignity. Would-be...

Doing the unexpected

As a serial entrepreneur I love doing the unexpected. I ask myself what my opponents expect me to do – and then I do something else. By “opponents” I don’t always mean my competitors; sometimes my opponents are the prevailing conditions. Some...

The Golden Circle – Simon Sinek

The Golden Circle – Start with Why. Simon Sinek. VaultLife will launch worldwide before the end of 2014. We have re-developed the software three times – on each occasion taking the experience to the next level. At all times we have been governed by Simon...

Are you building an Apple or a Google?

Leadership in Business. Apple’s success was often pinned on the thought and leadership of the CEO, Steve Jobs. When Jobs got kicked out, the company went down and when he passed away the share price crashed. It took a long time for the company to build a brand...