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How I failed

For Christmas, I was gifted a book called ‘How to Fail’ by Elizabeth Day – an apt choice, as the gift giver and I have been through some tough times together.  It got me thinking about what I considered my failures, and one that instantly came to mind was the business a few years ago.

Time flies as a business owner, and in the 17 years of running it, I have been focused on bringing in revenue, growing the business, managing and training a team of demanding millennials, and constantly trying to improve processes, marketing, PR, events … the list is endless.  It’s relentless, all-encompassing, hugely demanding, and sometimes you can’t see the ‘wood for the trees’.

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About Thought Leaders Connected

Thought Leaders Connected is a select group of senior communications leaders who want to; network, debate, share knowledge and learn from each other.

Through our own extensive network and connections, The Works' executive search team will facilitate and support the ongoing growth and development of this rather special group.

Get ready to contribute in our breakfast debates, be interviewed, give your opinions and network with like-minded, smart, senior people.

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