The Positive ROI of an Occasional Flop: 'Dragon's Den' Failure Tom Hunt on Marketing Smarts [Podcast]

What drives entrepreneurs to pursue their vision (even when others don't share it)? Even when initial reaction to their idea is negative? How do they find the mettle to pursue their next big idea if their first venture fails? By accepting—and even embracing—failure, Tom Hunt achieved startup success.Read the full article

Male leggings? - Dragons' Den: Series 12 Episode 7 Preview - BBC Two The Dragons encounter the latest male fashion piece - the meggings.

Stop thinking, start failing: Tom Hunt at TEDxRussellSquare

Tom discusses the concept of the "idea" and how it may not be the most important contributing factor to a successful business, he then goes on to share two concepts that have enabled him and his co-founders to start a slightly different East London fashion brand. Filmed by Red Shell Productions In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)