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The Seduction of the Simple: Insights on Singapore's future directions by Devadas Krishnadas

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4.2 ATTITUDE AND APTITUDE

•   Lessons For Entrepreneurs From The Martian And Revenant

•   Lessons From The Tireless Tyre Man

•   The Imperatives Of And For Entrepreneurship

•   The Need For A “Do” Culture

•   Handling Change Has Always Been Part Of The Singaporean DNA

LESSONS FOR ENTREPRENEURS FROM THE MARTIAN AND REVENANT

First published on Facebook, 24 March 2016

There were two Hollywood blockbusters in 2015 on survival, both based on bestselling books. Their context and time periods could not be further apart.

The Martian by Andy Weir tells the story, set in the future, of intrepid astronaut Mark Watney’s struggles to survive being trapped alone on Mars. Revenant by Michael Punke is a historical tale concerning Hugh Glass, a frontiersman, ...

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