Seeking some inspiration and courage to break the rules? Look no further than these modern pirates.
There isn’t a single railway that has been built in the UK in 150 years that wasn’t proposed by the government. George Bathurst has spent the last 9, trying to disrupt that pattern.
Clarence Birdseye, the original frozen food pioneer, stole our hearts with fish fingers. Now the team at Nomad are looking to his entrepreneurial roots, as they tackle productivity and plastics, pirate style.
In 30-50 years the Maldives will likely be underwater and the first nation state is will extinct. Jim Edmondson is rewriting the rules of finance to wage war on climate alongside a global network of surfers.
1 in 4 of us will suffer from mental ill health at some point in our lives, and yet in workplaces up and down the UK it’s a taboo topic. Taboo topics need taboo tactics…
Christine Eade might just be the gold standard for professional rule breaking. If you want to know what public sector piracy looks like, read on.
The Children’s Rights’ International network are taking a stand against how the whole charity sector operates, rewriting every rule in the book.
Robbie Greatrex is disrupting the advertising industry with his new agency Mere Mortals. No paperwork, no hierarchy, no annual appraisals - Robbie is leading by pirate principles alone.
He’s sailed the seas for sixty plus years, taking on dynamite fishing and telling tall tales. The story of Captain Tonz, is a rare glimpse into the life of a genuine real life pirate with a plan.
Traidcraft co-founded the Fairtrade Foundation, and helped establish the standards that underpin today’s well-recognised Fairtrade Mark. In the last 12 months they found themselves in crisis; and asking what would they really be wiling to fight for - got to prison for?
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