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How to start a business in 60 minutes

It's easy to imagine that starting a new income stream or business is a slow and laborious thing to do. However that does not have to be the case. You can now set yourself up to promote something to the whole world in just an hour or so – whether it’s your skills, writing, photography, products, event,

How two Screw Work readers invented the world's first healthy ice cream and made it a hit

Brothers Harry and Charlie Thuillier read Screw Work Let's Play back in 2011 and it inspired them on a series of adventures that culminated in creating the world's first healthy ice cream, Oppo. Oppo has now won several awards, is sold in leading supermarkets, and is in the short list to win business help from Richard

"The shortest answer is doing the thing"

What should you dedicate your life to? What's your passion? Which of your ideas will really pay off? Which one can actually make money? Do you actually have the skills or even the confidence to pull it off? These are the kind of questions that can seize us when we're trying to choose something new to start. Sometimes they

Here's the formula for getting paid to do what you love

What if there was a formula for getting paid to do what you love? Well I reckon I've cracked it. Drawing on all my work with people over the last decade I came up with the Playcheque Formula. The formula has just 4 elements and once you've unlocked it you too can get paid to do something you love.

The single most important skill you need today

We live in remarkable times. Last week the Financial Times reported that China is set to overtake America this year as the world's largest economy. What will the world be like when the West no longer sets the economic agenda? In addition to this economic shift we're also seeing a workplace shift away from full-time

A Screw Work Let's Play Newsflash

We have two big and exciting announcements to share with you at Screw Work Let's Play HQ today. Listen to the audio below to find out what's happening: Watch out for further news on this in just a few days' time...  

Is this your block to starting making money without a job?

I've been teaching people how to make money doing something they love without needing a job for almost a decade now. And I know that anyone who's determined to do it can make it happen. And yet often I see people get stuck along the way. Perhaps you are too? What I've discovered is that

How Claire Hughes started her business in 30 days

2 years ago Claire Hughes wanted to start something of her own but she didn't even have a business idea. So she joined the Screw Work Let's Play 30 Day Challenge. Now she has a thriving business of her own – Handmade Horizons – and today she moved into her very own office. I took the chance to

It's not about your idea...

Are you still hunting for your killer idea for a book, business, or other project to make you some money outside of your job? Then watch my 2 minute video:   What will you start? Leave a comment and let us know...  

How to start a business - the ridiculously simple step by step guide

Last week I was teaching 50 people how to find an idea they could make money out of and turn it into their own business. And I realised that far too many people would love to do the same thing but don't know how to take the very first steps. So... I created a 2