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Food for Thought

You think about about what you feed your body, but who feeds your mind? Here are 10 questions to ask yourself about who you know.

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Playing With Power

Food for Thought

Here are our 5 hard-won pointers for designing and managing the first 5 minutes of bringing people together.

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"Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers" - Voltaire

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How do you ask insightful, illuminating, interesting questions that get minds working and make the most of available time? It's the ultimate skill, as relevant to the boardroom as the breakfast table. Here are three approaches from three different disciplines for three different scenarios.

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9 Of The Tastiest Insights From A Year Of Breakfasts

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Some personal pickings from a year of eating, creating and obsessing over the business of breakfast.

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Big Years

Big Years

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Ever on a mission to feed your ideas, share wisdom and build momentum among great Londoners, for each day of Advent 2017 The Hot Breakfast asked a different inspiring person from our community to tell us about their year, to share one piece of advice that they picked up along the way, and – critically - to give us their top breakfast advice.

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Mild, Wild

Mild, Wild & Everything In Between

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Alix Fox pushes the boundaries of sex in ways that you'd never imagine. An award-winning podcast host, journalist, brand ambassador and educator, Alix manages to get the awkward British public to reveal extraordinarily intimate stories. Here she explains how she does it and what she's learnt.

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Kiko Matthews

The Activist and Adventurer

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Ever wondered what you might be capable of, and how far you can push yourself? Kiko Matthews is the survivor of Cushing's Disease and has learnt a huge amount about the meaning of resilience and happiness. In January she's embarking on an adventure that proves it.

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The Three Commandments of Conversation

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Our lives are largely the sum of the conversations that we’ve had, but - bizarrely - we almost never consider how to make the most of them. We've distilled 3 simple practices to make the outcome of your exchanges less random and more rewarding.

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Poached Eggs With A Side Serving of Epiphany

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Our new HB Talks events have been described as the "new TED". This, in 7 points, is our plan and why we're excited and why we hope that you will be too!

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The Meaningful Adventurist

Style, Substance & Afghan Stars

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Many people dream of finding adventure in their daily lives; few people push themselves to find it; fewer still manage to combine it with work that is meaningful and rewarding. Here's one of them.

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