Roland Harwood is co-founder of 100%Open, a specialist open innovation agency that helps large organisations create value by innovating with others.
The natural tendency for a first-time entrepreneur is to fall in love with an idea and then look for friends and colleagues to support it. Instead, seek out the most critical opinions of your plan that you can find.
Taavet Hinrikus took the ethos involved in making Skype a household name and used creative thinking to disrupt banking. That’s how TransferWise was born: the currency exchange benefiting people, not banks.