Episode 3 – David Philp – Seizing opportunity

In this episode of Doing the Opposite: Business Disruptors, Jeff Dewing speaks to musician David Philp.

David rose to fame in the UK after forming his punk band The Automatics in 1976, even reaching No 1 with their track ‘When the Tanks Roll Over Poland Again’. As punk popularity faded David moved to LA before getting a call from Japan in 2000 when everything changed again…

David reflects on the times when he did the opposite including leaving the UK for 10 days but then never returning! He also reveals how trusting his intuition and grasping an opportunity at exactly the right time, transformed his business.

David also shares what he’s most grateful for and a key learning of his life and career.

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