30 Jul 2018
This blog is the first in a series from 2017 Walter Dickie Leadership Bursary winner Steve Brooks, National Director of Sustrans Cymru.
Say the word 'entrepreneur' and my mind conjured up one of two
images. The first was a tech-savvy millennial, with a portfolio
career hot-desking from a coworking space in
Indycube and making money from doing things on social
media that frankly I don't fully understand.
The second was older, free-spirits like Arianna Huffington,
Richard Branson or James Dyson who'd developed a money-spinning
idea back in the day, had massively scaled it up, and were now
living off the income and pursuing philanthropic work. Despite
having an Instagram account and a regular donation to Oxfam, I
fitted neither definition. But my view started to change after I
read about Walter Dickie.
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