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Angus Fletcher - The Human Brain's Most Powerful Technology : Literature
This week Richard Kilgarriff shares OMI with a man who maps the genesis and evolution of literature from clay tablets to digital screens, showing how the science of stories has invented solutions for being human in the same way that the wheel helped us to move forward and the jet engine helped us to fly.
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Sukhinder Singh Cassidy - Take Risks and Thrive (Even When You Fail)
Richard Kilgarriff is sharing OMI with a leading silicon-valley executive and tech entrepreneur Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, whose journey to the billion dollar boardroom has traversed the shoulders of internet giants such as Google, Amazon and the live entertainment ticketing marketplace Stubhub, where she was president until its sale to Viagogo for $4bn in 2020.
Currently chairman of The Boardlist, a premium talent market-place , Sukhinder is also a board director at, among others, Urban Outfitters.
In Choose Possibility – How to Master Risk and Thrive –she invites you to reassess your relationship with risk – to replace the fear of failure with the fear of missing out and put the “all or nothing” myth of the single choice behind you for good…
If you’re currently feel like you’re out of your comfort zone but you want to progress in whatever you’re doing, listen up, this one is for you.
Nova Reid - Own Your Shame To Be A Better Ally
Nova Reid invites white British people to recognise the inherent racism of their national culture and to play a more active role in the anti-racism movement.
AGC Studios Founder/CEO Stuart Ford picks The Powerful and The Damned : Private Diaries in Turbulent Times
The Powerful and The Damned by Lionel Barber has been has been picked by Stuart Ford, the Chairman, CEO and founder of AGC Studios, the TV and film company behind blockbusters such as Midway and documentaries such as Lady Boss : The Jackie Collins Story.
Elon Musk, Tesla and The Bet of The Century
Tim Higgins reports on cars and technology for The Wall Street Journal, where his sights often lock onto Silicon valley titan Elon Musk and Tesla, the electric car business that Musk founded in his own disruptive, daring and divisive image.