Runner Up: Listener's Choice Award, Podcasting for Business Awards 2022
Sept. 5, 2021

Episode 02: Looking back on “What if you just decided?” with Alison Jones (Insights)

Episode 02:  Looking back on “What if you just decided?” with Alison Jones (Insights)

Insights: Choosing to be a leader.


What if you were to put out your own bunting, start your own countdown clock and flick the switch that turns the amber light to green? It’s time to stop waiting for permission.

This solo minisode reflects on some of the lessons from Alison Jones (Episode 01) and, in particular, the importance of consistency and creating great habits to keep us moving forward in our mission.

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Alison Jones

Founder - Practical Inspiration Publishing

Alison Jones is founder of Practical Inspiration Publishing, a pioneering publishing partner for businesses, and host of The Extraordinary Business Book Club, a podcast and community for writers and readers of extraordinary business books.

A veteran of the publishing industry, she worked for 25 years with leading companies such as Chambers, Oxford University Press and Macmillan (as Publisher and then Director of Innovation Strategy at Palgrave Macmillan).

She regularly speaks and blogs on the publishing industry, is on the board of the Independent Publishers Guild and Head Judge of the Business Book Awards. She has written and edited several books, most recently This Book Means Business (2018).