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19 valuable lessons learned in 19 years since I left school

6th June 2018 - Gurmej Pawar

19 Lessons for life and business learned since in 19 years since leaving schools. Blog inspired by owner of The Meji Media Events Group, Gurmej Singh Pawar being asked to deliver a motivational talk to 16-17 year olds at school.

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19 valuable lessons learned in 19 years since I left school

Why it pays to be negative (and what is an even more effective alternative)

4th September 2018 - Gurmej Pawar

Our politicians and media are helping fuel negativity among us, and it works. We need to push back - stop thinking in terms of issues and start to think in terms of solutions.

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Why it pays to be negative (and what is an even more effective alternative)

Why doing business with big businesses is not always good business for you

13th November 2018 - Gurmej Pawar

A few years back, I choose not to chase large multinational organisations for the opportunities of doing business with them. Here are my reasons why and the story behind my decision.

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Why doing business with big businesses is not always good business for you

How to avoid event f**k ups! Lessons from Fyre Festival

9th February 2019 - Gurmej Pawar

Managing promoted events is a bit like being a football manager. If you get it right, everyone wants to shake your hand, but if you get it wrong, the hounds are ready to pounce, and suddenly everyone will have an opinion on where you went wrong!

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How to avoid event f**k ups! Lessons from Fyre Festival

Why being boring is the new cool

6th March 2019 - Gurmej Pawar

99.99% of the successful people you hear about didn't have that one moment of luck that set them on a path to stardom or eternal wealth. Most actual success stories are quite dull. They involve hours, days, months of toil and doing the same thing.

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Why being boring is the new cool