Escape Diary #8: D-Day, Handing in the resignation

Escape Diary #8: D-Day, Handing in the resignation

It’s amazing how you can be so confident about something up until the point at which you actually have to do it. This has never been so true as when I handed my resignation in last week. It felt like I was standing on the edge yet the final jump was the toughest. It’s...

52 great (borrowed) bits of advice for any start-up

These bits of advice come from a big sheet on the wall in Esc HQ. They have been collected throughout 2009 and reflect a lot of reading about what it takes to start your own thing. Most of them have come from someone else’s book, blog post, magazine article,...