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Simon Jordan

Founder of One Planet One Place

*Images are original photos from Simon Jordan's collection

When I used to work in advertising in London I was the one who would be outside walking around the park with notebook in hand and scribbling down notes because I felt that sitting at my desk wasn't the most creative space.

I would go off and explore the area and whilst being outside I would let my mind wander and the ideas would come flooding through.

My whole One Planet One Place business was thought up whilst I was out climbing in the mountains.

Mother Nature is a great place for brainstorming

If your work allows, take some time outside and with a notebook go out and explore and see what ideas spring to mind whilst you're away from all the distractions.

Breathe in the air and ground yourself.

A change of scenery can get the juices flowing and who knows what you can come up with.

I'd love to know what you find.

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Simon Jordan

Founder of One Planet One Place

Simon Jordan is the founder of One Planet One Place, inspiring people to escape the busy world, become more present and fall back in love with life again through his photography, podcasts, poetry and films.

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