Three: the Most Important Number in your Writing

Flashback to October 1996. Soon-to-be-Prime-Minister Tony Blair is delivering his speech at the Labour Conference. And says: Ask me my three main priorities for Government and I tell you, education, education, education. It’s an echo of one of the most famous quotes to come out of the business world: Conrad Hilton’s ‘location, location, location.’ There’s a rapturous round of applause: several members of the audience go misty-eyed and – … [Read more...]