Paul Lindley – Little Wins – London Real

Paul Lindley – Little Wins

Paul Lindley is an award-winning British entrepreneur and children’s welfare campaigner. He founded organic baby and children’s food brand Ella’s Kitchen in 2006, and later launched organic toddler toiletries brand Paddy’s Bathroom. He also co-founded a social enterprise called The Key is E with former child soldier and international hip-hop artist Emmanuel Jal, and was previously deputy managing director of Nickelodeon UK.

Chapters:
00:00 Trailer.
01:29 Brian’s thoughts on the episode.
04:12 Brian’s introduction.
04:51 Unlock your potential by rediscovering the skills you had with the mind-set of a toddler.
08:56 Why Paul became an entrepreneur creating Ella’s Kitchen.
12:12 Starting a company with a mission statement which inspires people to work with you.
17:40 Creating a good relationship with food.
21:02 Making the decision to listen to his own intuition to go with a new concept in toddler food.
23:54 Society needs innovators, risk takers, thinking outside the box, thinking like a toddler.
26:23 The decision to write his book Little Wins, with its messages for people at various stages in life.
28:26 How people can take the concepts of being like a toddler
38:00 Company culture reflected in customer experience.
39:01 What Paul took into consideration when deciding to sell his company.
42:19 Does every great company need to be linked to a charity?
55:48 Executive producer and rap song writer.
57:04 Why Paul named his companies after his children.
58:48 How do you get Richard Branson to write the forward to your book?
1:03:12 What can be done about child obesity?
1:07:12 The strategies we need to adopt to cope with the increasing demands of our busy lives.
1:10:17 Play is essential for adults.
1:13:12 Success secrets.
1:14:12 What Paul has changed his mind about over the last six months.
1:17:26 What keeps Paul awake at night?
1:19:57 Phone call to the 20 year old Paul Lindley.
1:21:24 Best advice Paul ever received.
1:23:43 Phone call to the 20 year old around the world who would like to be like Paul.
1:25:20 Brian’s summing up.

Notes:
Paul Lindley on Twitter
https://twitter.com/Paul_Lindley?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
Ella’s Kitchen
https://www.ellaskitchen.co.uk/about-us/
The Key is E
http://www.thekeyise.org/
Paddy’s Bathroom
https://www.paddysbathroom.com/
Paul Lindley on Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Lindley

Books:
Little Wins: The Huge Power of Thinking Like a Toddler
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Little-Wins-Power-Thinking-Toddler/dp/0241977940

Topics discussed:
Sir Ken Robinson TED Talk
https://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity
The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Power-Now-Guide-Spiritual-Enlightenment/dp/0340733500
We shape our buildings…….
http://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/building/palace/architecture/palacestructure/churchill/
founders4schools
https://www.founders4schools.org.uk/about/#/
Westminster Kingsway College
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westminster_Kingsway_College
Ashoka
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashoka_(non-profit_organization)
Bite The Ballot
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bite_The_Ballot
Toast Ale
http://www.toastale.com/
Sesame Street
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sesame_Street
Every Child’s Plate (rap song featuring Paul Lindley & Emmanuel Jal)
https://www.reverbnation.com/emmanueljal/song/22119670-every-childs-plate-feat-paul-lindley
Virgin StartUp
https://www.virginstartup.org/
Mayor of Oklahoma TED talk
https://www.ted.com/talks/mick_cornett_how_an_obese_town_lost_a_million_pounds?language=en
Stuart Brown TED talk
https://www.ted.com/talks/stuart_brown_says_play_is_more_than_fun_it_s_vital
Marshmallow Test TED talk by Peter Skillman
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1p5sBzMtB3Q

People mentioned in this episode:
Simon Sinek
https://londonreal.tv/simon-sinek-start-with-why/
Daniel Pink
https://londonreal.tv/daniel-h-pink-to-sell-is-human/
Tony Hsieh
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tony_Hsieh
Emmanuel Jal
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emmanuel_Jal
Sir Richard Branson
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Branson
Walt Disney
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walt_Disney
Edwin H Land
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_H._Land
Roger Hargreaves
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roger_Hargreaves
Ido Portal
https://londonreal.tv/ido-portal-a-moving-conversation/
https://londonreal.tv/ido-portal-move-or-die/
https://londonreal.tv/ido-portal-just-move/
Kevin Kelly
https://londonreal.tv/kevin-kelly-the-inevitable/
Sir Kenneth Morrison
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ken_Morrison

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