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Ten Words

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May 13, 2019

Dave Brailsford

"There is no 'I' in team (but there is a 'Me')".

 

Before Sir David Brailsford took over as performance director for Team GB cycling, they had won 1 gold in 76 years. At the Beijing Olympics they won 8 gold medals with a further 17 at the paralympic games and 59 world championships over the next decade.

 

What exactly...


Apr 26, 2019

Chris Hadfield

"It's really important to remind ourselves that impossible things happen".

 

 

He's flown further and faster than almost any other human. Astronaut Chris Hadfield was the commander of the International Space Station, has travelled 62M miles, is the US Navy AND Air Force's all-time top test pilot and has orbited earth...


Mar 18, 2019

Greta Thunberg

"We can't save the world by playing by the rules".

 

In August last year, hardly anyone knew who Greta Thunberg was. A few months later, she's inspiring millions of people to campaign governments around climate change and has been nominated for a Nobel prize. What did Greta do to become so influential in such a short...


Mar 15, 2019

steve jobs ten words

"You can change the world just by sharing your story".

 

In 1997 Steve Jobs took back the reigns of Apple when the company he founded was just three months away from bankruptcy. Fourteen years later Apple become the world's largest brand and went on to become the first trillion dollar company. Beyond the hype, the...


Mar 10, 2019

Martin Garrix Ten Words

"I'm a dreamer, don't tell me not to dream..."

 

Martin Garrix went from his bedroom to playing in front of 100,000 people in less than two years. At just 22, he is already the world's #1 DJ for 3 years running, but his unprecedented rise to success has not pleased everyone. So what is the secret to his success and...