SETsquared Blog

Play it BIG

27 Mar 2012
This is an image I took from a plane 6 years ago when I left home at 17 and flew to Hong Kong. I wanted to go somewhere different, to expand my horizons and to push myself out of my comfort zone....
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Saturday stroll in Seattle

25 Mar 2012

I've come to the end of my first 'real' week working at Startup Weekend in Seattle. It's been great getting to know the people in the office. They're young, energetic, superbly clever but above...

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The Yes Men

20 Mar 2012

Last weekend I was lucky enough to be invited to Powder Mountain ski resort in Utah to stay with the guys who run Summit Series. To give you a flavour of what they do, here's a link to a quick ...

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Startup Weekend!

14 Mar 2012
First day in the office! I think I caught the team a little by surprise, they've just got back from the HUGE South By South West (SXSW) event in Austin, Texas and are still in recovery mode! The...
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Goodbye San Francisco

11 Mar 2012

A few quotes and photos from my final days in Silicon Valley and San Francisco.

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The End of Part II

11 Mar 2012

Stage two has come to an end. Which means the intensive lecture course and 'mini-masters' is over. Along with site visits to the likes of Google, Shopkick, Hubspot, DEKA, IDEO etc. However it...

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Feet on the ground

06 Mar 2012

Today was a good day. I mean every day has been a good day but today was good in a different way.

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Kicks in Cali

03 Mar 2012

We were privileged to have Cyriac Roeding of 'Shopkick' talk to us scholars for 45 minutes today. As a founder and CEO of a new tech firm he almost certainly has his work completely cut out but he...

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Californication

03 Mar 2012

We've arrived on the west coast! The time in the states seems to be flying by! It's been an incredible journey so far and i've truly loved every minute! Today was the first day of activities in...

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7 secrets for better brainstorming

02 Mar 2012

Some top tips from David Ager @ Harvard Business School and another set of shots from life in Boston.

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