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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 […]

Are you ready for the death of the job?

Last week, Google chairman, Eric Schmidt, issued a stern warning at the World Economic Forum. He said that the jobs problem will be “the defining one” for the next two to three decades because the constant development of new technology will mean more and more middle class workers losing their jobs. And as several other experts have stated, […]

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 […]

How to quit your job

So you want to quit your job. Firstly, I salute you! I had some great jobs before I gave up on them all together but no matter how interesting, varied, or well-paid they were, nothing compares to the total freedom I experience now. I can do what I want, where I want, when I want […]

Last chance to join my free “Screw Work, Let’s Get Rich” event live online

UPDATE: 275 300 400 people now registered!  In July I ran an event in London called “Screw Work, Let’s Get Rich” – and it sold out in just 5 days. In it, I revealed my strategy that anyone can follow to make a 6 figure business out of the work you love. And I announced a completely new, […]

Could you be suffering from Chrometophobia?

There is a phobia that is surprisingly common and yet very poorly understood. In fact you might even be suffering from it yourself without realising it. It’s called Chrometophobia and it is the fear of money. Now you might imagine that if some kindly person walked up to you and handed you a large pile […]

Announcing a Screw Work event live in London: Screw Work, Let’s Get Rich!

For the last 3 years since my first book was published my events and programmes have helped well over a 1000 people to discover what they love and get started on it straight away. But now I’m turning my attention to another really important topic – how to turn the things you love into a great living. […]

How to play the money game

I’ve recently got back to writing my 2nd book (about how to find ideas you love, make ’em happen, and make money out of them). And as a result I’ve been thinking about the monetisation part – turning the things you love into an income. I’ve realised that the very first step to playing the […]

Let’s talk money – with Judith Morgan

Judith Morgan is one of the UK’s most respected mentors to entrepreneurs and the self-employed and I got the chance this morning to have a chat with her about that hot topic, money. Have a listen to our discussion covering topics such as: What is really holding you back from making more money in your […]

Wrapping Up The Year

For those of us who are our own boss and work from home, it’s easy to blur the line between work-time and down-time. This is particularly the case when our work feels more like play! About this time of year a few years back I had a realisation. I hadn’t set a clear date to finish […]