“The world doesn’t need another Elon Musk. What it needs is for you to become the best version of yourself and to continue to make decisions that will take you into the resistance.”

Our initial encounter with Jeff Heilman came from Elon Musk’s biography, by Ashlee Vance. He may be a multi-talented, self-educated software consultant who is now one of Silicon Valley’s living legends but when he started out 25 years ago Jeff Heilman didn’t even know what the internet was. Jeff began working with the Musk brothers…

“If you have a positive or creative idea, and you feel it might get somewhere – never let anyone stop you from trying to create.”

Flooding the net with his funny viral videos, featuring on BBC TV for his conscious short-films, and entering the UK’s thriving music scene with full support, Theo Johnson is an all rounded creative. Otherwise known as T1Officiall, the Birmingham-born actor, writer, musician and comedy social media personality, is a rising talent. He’s paved his way…

Cobra Beer

Known today as a worldwide name and highly awarded brand , Cobra Beer, was a idea that stemmed from a mutual opinion between two friends, Lord Bilimoria and Arjun Reddy. Growing up in a background where leadership was a prominent status, Lord Bilimoria witnessed successful military progress through his father’s position as a General Commander…

Know The Origin

Style with nothing to hide. Introducing Know The Origin, a contemporary ethical fashion brand with transparency at their core. Know The Origin are a breath of fresh air in a world of fast fashion that is having detrimental effects on the environment and people’s livelihoods. Their sleek website offers you unmatched insight into every stage…

Unsplash

Bringing you the world’s most generous community of photographers, Unsplash have created a brand that acknowledges the collective power of photography. Over 3 photos are downloaded a second from Unsplash as it’s become a source of inspiration to award-winning writers such Deepak Chopra and industry-titans such as Apple. Starting as a Tumblr blog with ten leftover...

Ultimately, I wanted to get better. Having the aim of wanting to live my life to the fullest and do all the things I want to, was always in the back of my mind and it helped me remain positive although it was not always easy.

I was first diagnosed with discoid lupus (a form of lupus only affecting the skin). It took quite a while to get this diagnosis as I got referred to the dermatology department at the hospital after having a bunch of tests done at my GP, followed by a biopsy and lots of other procedures. Prior...

Blurt

When Jayne Hardy, the founder and CEO of The Blurt Foundation, had the idea to turn the lessons from her bleak battle with depression into an enterprise to help others in the same situation, she could have never predicted the organisation's success. With an ever-growing online community and impactful national campaigns, The Blurt Foundation has...

BkChat London

BkChat London was born when an ordinary group of friends decided to share their unfiltered opinions on a range of everyday topics. The team couldn’t have imagined the overnight sensation they would become, with thousands of viewers not only tuning into but also getting involved in the feisty banter. We spoke to Andy Amadi, the…

The Dragon Trip

Starting off as an idea at university, The Dragon Trip has now provided unforgettable, culturally immersive and affordable tours to over 4,000 people across China and Japan. With authenticity at their core, travelers can enjoy vastly diverse experiences from Shanghai’s dazzling nightlife to camping on The Great Wall to lodging with local residents in rural...

“If you have an idea or aspiration, don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t, but more importantly don’t tell yourself you can’t!”

My Story… During my time at university I founded my business, Instant memories. Instant Memories is a polaroid photo service, established in response to the growing popularity of polaroid pictures. The ethos of Instant memories is to capture special moments in people’s lives, while simultaneously using the power of photography to raise awareness of social…