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When Worlds Collide #82: Anita Roddick: Mixing activism, business and compassion

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday broadsheet newspaper on 8 September 2013 “Remember me!” With those words — and with a mischievous smile — entrepreneur and activist Anita Roddick (1942 – 2007) once autographed a book … Continue reading

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When Worlds Collide #35: Nurturing Innovation in Sri Lanka – Where Have All Our Mavericks Gone?

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday newspaper on 30 September 2012 “Those who are crazy enough to believe they can change the world are the ones that do!” – Steve Jobs (1955-2011) It will … Continue reading

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