Holly Tucker MBE is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and co-founder of the online marketplace notonthehighstreet.com. In 2015, Tucker was made UK Ambassador for Creative Small Businesses and in 2017 she founded Holly & Co, a small business advice and inspiration platform. She is also the co-author of the best-selling business books Build a Business From Your Kitchen Table and Shape Up Your Business. New episodes of her podcast, Conversations of Inspiration podcast with @HollyTucker, are available every Monday from holly.co.
This week’s wordwatch looks at the use of “commonplace” and how it has evolved from denoting something exceptional to mean something trivial.