15 Entrepreneurial Aha Moments

By James Mills, Associate Partner, Lighthouse International

The term 'Eureka!' was coined by Ancient Greek mathematician Archimedes more than 2,000 years ago and comes from Ancient Greek meaning 'I found it'. It's an example of a paradigm shift; a complete change in the way we see a situation that also changes the way we feel, how we behave and act. If we look closely at everyday products like the clothes we're wearing, the furniture we're sitting on and the technology we're using right now; each one of these products came from someone who made a pioneering discovery.

Here are 15 aha moments from people that have shaped the world we live in today...