Business, Lifestyle, sports, The Journal

Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In Documentary

The clip above is from a new Amazon Prime documentary, ‘Sir Alex Ferguson: Never Give In’, the legendary former Manchester United manager where he talks about his belief in the importance of a person’s upbringing, citing his own youth in Glasgow and revealing how he used family pride to motivate his players. Sir Alex Ferguson‘s […]

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Business, sports

Sacked Jose Mourinho Will Earn £15M For Doing Nothing

Many of us, more so than ever recently, know the heart breaking moment you find out you’ve lost your job, whether through your own doing or simply due to a company ‘changing direction’. The process is fast and completed in a blink of an eye. First you’ll be asked into a meeting with your boss […]

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Business, Investment, Lifestyle, Startup

Inside JAY-Z’s Weed Factory

Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but slinging weed isn’t one. Say hello to his massive weed factory, an impressive 100,000-square-foot facility the building sits on a busy intersection in San Jose, California. A steady procession of customers shuffles patiently in line at the front-room dispensary, oblivious to the whirring machinations behind closed doors. Only with an […]

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Business, Cars, Design, sports

Alpine F1 Team

Renault are here to stay in Formula 1, but they will race on under a new name – and in new colours – from 2021 after the French manufacturer announced they will re-brand to become the Alpine F1 Team. After announcing the return of two-time world champion Fernando Alonso for 2021 in July, Renault committed to […]

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Business, sports

David Beckham Makes Phil Neville His Inter Miami Manager

Phil Neville has agreed to become the new manager of David Beckham’s MLS franchise Inter Miami, report Oliver Kay and Katie Whyatt. The Football Association announced Neville’s departure from his role with England Women on Monday with an Inter Miami announcement expected in the next 24 hours. The position will be Neville’s first managerial role […]

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Business, sports

Meet The Smartest Man In Football: Monchi

Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo has been in football for more than 30 years, but there is every chance you have never heard that name. You might, however, know him better by a different one: Monchi. He was never considered a star on the pitch but, now aged 52 and having swapped his kit for a suit […]

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Business, Design, Gear, Tech

Apple’s Bold New Direction

Today Apple released a host of new computers powered by their new M1 chip. This is the first blow in a big (well micro) match to compete against Intel, their long-term chip supplier. The important things are though, that Apple can now boast an unreal 20 hour battery life on their 13” Apple MacBook Pro’s […]

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Art, Business, How To, Lifestyle, Reading

Should You Self Publish A Book?

As we face UK lockdown 2.0 for 4 weeks (possibly more) now is the time you can sit back and think of all the things you started and maybe didn’t finish in Lockdown 1.0. One thing that apparently was quite a popular past time was writing a book. We too once had dreams of becoming […]

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Active Lifestyle, Business, Gear, Lifestyle, Reading, Wellness

What We Want This Week

Punchy Drinks 24-Pack Launched in 2019, Punchy drinks has established a name for itself as the go to premium canned beverage for those of your looking for non-alcoholic adult flavours and natural fruit punches. The natural fruit punch company is known for its products that are packed full of bold flavours such as juicy peach, […]

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Business, Food, Lifestyle

Why Does Espresso Still Cost €1 In Italy?

According to some reports, espresso – after water – is the second most consumed beverage in Italy. Millions of cups of espresso are drunk daily across the country. In early 2020, The Consortium for the Safeguarding of Traditional Italian Espresso Coffee even filed a UNESCO application to preserve espresso’s Italian roots and identity. However, despite […]

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Business, Design, Fashion, Gear, Outdoor

Snow Peak Portland HQ, USA

Snow Peak began bringing their Japanese-designed outdoor gear to the U.S. in 1999. Now, they’re officially expanding their company to The States with a new headquarters and flagships store in Portland. Designed by Skylab Architecture, the 15,000-square-foot building features a two-story retail space along with upper level brand offices and a restaurant. The interior is […]

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Business, Lifestyle, Wellness

A 300,000-Year Case For A 15-Hour Work Week

This is an exert from James Suzman’s ‘Work: A History of How We Spend Our Time’ is published by Bloomsbury and available to buy now. For three decades, I have been documenting the lives of the Ju/’hoansi people of the north-western Kalahari, and their often traumatic encounter with modernity. The Ju/’hoansi are perhaps the […]

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Business, How To, Lifestyle

5 Lessons On Business From The Luckiest Man In Formula 1

“I’m the luckiest man in the world,” Eddie Jordan recently told the Gentleman’s Journal Podcast. He was talking about his remarkable rollercoaster of a career, of course. From banker, to budding racing driver, to Formula One team owner, to media pundit and legend of the sport. But there’s a great deal more at play here than simply luck. […]

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Business, Design, Lifestyle

Livit Studypod Studio

The work from home movement is in full swing and has left many people wishing they had a dedicated workspace. Livit’s Studypod is designed specifically to meet this need. Measuring roughly seven feet in each direction, it’s made from a composite material, with a large glass window affording views of nature from behind the detachable […]

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Business, Design, Travel

Is This The Best Looking Superyacht Ever?

A yacht is not only built for luxury and seaworthiness — it’s designed to catch eyes like few vehicles, land or sea, can. Designer Anna Borla had a completely different idea when penning the Hide superyacht concept, however. As the name implies, the Hide does just that, thanks to a dark exterior with reflective glass […]

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