Past Imperfect

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The Times UK

Past Imperfect


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Can early events shape future success? Times’ columnists, Rachel Sylvester and Alice Thomson talk to outstanding people about how moments in their early lives informed their identities, their careers and their drive to succeed. See for privacy and opt-out information.

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Score: 4

James Marriot • The Times UK Jul 17, 2020

"I promise not to praise Times podcasts unless I really like them. I’ve been recommending Past Imperfect to friends so it would seem unfair of me not to recommend it to readers. As a keen armchair psychologist I am fully behind this premise. …"

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