By way of background…

As I’ve been in my current place of work – lets call it BrainDrain Ltd – for all of four weeks, with a bit of frenetic writing I can capture my first experiences while they are still fresh in my mind. But for context it might help to explain a little more about where I come from (writing about myself comes more easily now I’ve spent a year crafting resumes and LinkedIn profiles).

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2014: New Year, New Job

In mid-February 2014, I started a new job. From the world of very large media, publishing and information companies, I found myself at the other end of the spectrum: in a small, sparsely furnished office with two other people trying to work out how to start a new business. Exciting? Certainly. Terrifying? Oh, yes, so very terrifying.

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