The Jonathan Kemp talk on managing information overload also briefly describes his career trajectory, from a punk rock kid to a Metropolitan Police officer to a university student to an entrepreneur creating a world-class note-taking technique.
The founder of SmartWisdom was educated at the University of Westminster, receiving a degree in management studies, as well as Cass Business School, where he earned an MSc in shipping, trade and finance. He applied what he learned at school to create a technique that enlarges the human capacity to listen, concentrate and comprehend new information. In 2011 the British Dyslexia Association awarded him entrepreneur of the year.
As mentioned in the Jonathan Kemp talk, he is also interested in photography.