Friday August 14, 2020

Richard Branson: Reach for the skies

Branson has dropped a heavy hint that he will set up another airline

28th May, 2017
Richard Branson: the entrepreneur is always ready to roll on to the next opportunity Picture: Jonas Fredwall Karlsson

Richard Branson famously calls it the F word and, fittingly, has a string of business quotes attributed to him on the subject of failure: ‘Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again’ or ‘You learn by doing and by falling over’ and so on.

And while it is relatively easy for successful billionaires to wax lyrical about the importance of failure, and of how we learn...

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