What happens if your startup fails?

Simon from Launch48 guest blogs about this question: What happens if your startup fails? It’s enough to keep you up at night and is the reason many people will never become entrepreneurs. Through Launch48 and personal experience I have seen what happens when...
Location independence event: review

Location independence event: review

We really enjoyed Tuesday’s location independence event. Thanks as always to Richard for taking pics! Key points from the event below, as live-tweeted by Rob (our resident live-tweeting machine). Thanks also to Becky & Matt for helping out on the door, and...

4 Lessons That I Appreciate From My Escape to Bali

Shuen Li (Shelley) writes a very personal account of her escape experience. Her main advice: the discomfort you feel from the judgement from others is only a small price to pay for the magnitude of appreciation you will feel from listening to your heart, no matter...

Top 10 tips for setting up a market stall

Thanks to Sharon and Eliza (from auntyjunes.co.uk) for this post. They presented at our recent food event (video here). As as result, they received interest for more information and key tips for setting up a market stall. As such, they thought they would compile their...

The Umbrella People win London Startup Weekend

Stuart attended the below startup event and has a great story to share with the Escape community, that applies to anyone interested in the tech startup world, who’s looking to get more involved in the London scene. You can read the original post here. I arrived at...
9 things I learned at the Alt Careers Fair last Saturday

9 things I learned at the Alt Careers Fair last Saturday

London Escape member Lola is a marketing manager currently working in Financial Services and exploring options to make a move into non consumption based environment where she could make positive social impact through creativity. She is getting her information and...
You can be a non-techie digital nomad

You can be a non-techie digital nomad

Mish and Rob are freelance writers and web development project managers. Since March, they’ve been completely location independent – giving them the freedom to travel wherever they want to go, whenever they want. They’re happy to admit to being “unadventurous...

Are you sitting on the next big startup?

Simon from Launch48 guest blogs about this question: Got an idea in your head that you know will work, but you have no idea what to do first? This is a common situation facing entrepreneurs so Launch48 have created some guidance focusing on the 5 most important steps...