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My new book shares the journey from dead-end career to fulfilling life
Disclaimer: This is really a book about work. Whether you have a job (employees) or own a job (entrepreneurs),...
Have You Ever Considered Yourself A Consultant?
Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former...
How Financial Freedom Will Change Your Life
What does financial freedom mean? In short, it describes a lifestyle that is organized in such a way that...
My unadulterated thoughts on micromanagers
It’s been while since I left the 9-5 corporate workforce and pursued a more creative career, however micromanagers popup whenever you least expect it – even when you’re working independently. I’ve built a large support team for some of my engagements, and the one thing most candidates mention as... Read more
Online identity protection: 7 safety tips for managing your passwords
Last week I wrote a post about credit-card and identify theft, and since then many people asked me how I protect my passwords online. After all, identify theft can go beyond stealing the contents of your bank accounts or running up debts on your credit card: an identify thief could take... Read more
Why did I leave my corporate career?
What I was looking for in my career was a sense of meaning and fulfilment. I really wanted to make a difference and share the things I believe in. And instead what it provided was income and a sense of security. You might even want to say a fake... Read more
My Coach Told Me To Forget About The Numbers
My coach told me today that the numbers don’t matter as much as feeling good. Forget about the bottom line and focus on feeling good, he said. Results will follow just because of your effort.  Now, just to be clear, this was my running coach talking. While I’m not... Read more
6 Millionaire Secrets To Start And Grow Your Business
If you are a creative entrepreneur then you likely know of the troubles and difficulties that go into starting and growing your (side) business. Being young and having creativity on your side is a big advantage. But what else can you do to give yourself that competitive advantage? The... Read more
11 Secret Money Management Tips From The Rich And Famous
Have you always dreamed of living a millionaire lifestyle? If you ask any millionaire, they’ll tell you money management is a matter of mindset. The goal of achieving financial freedom is to get unstuck from your day-to-day reality by adding additional options to your life. I don’t recommend anyone... Read more
5 Things To Do When Losing Your Work And Income
Now that the initial fear of health risks are somewhat addressed – by staying at home – the next fear surfaces: losing your work and income. This one, arguably, is worse. It impacts your livelihood: your ability to provide a living for yourself, and, more importantly, your loved ones.... Read more
Note To Self: Take A Moment To Yourself Today
Opening my inbox is not usually I do first thing in the morning, as it tends to be a bad start of the day with too many requests from every possible angle. Living by your inbox, is living other people’s agenda for your life. This morning I habitually opened... Read more
Read this post ASAP: The Difference Between Opportunities And Distractions
What do you fill your days with? It doesn’t matter whether you’re an entrepreneur or business owner, next Monday why not do this simple exercise: for every 15 minutes of the day, track exactly what you spend your time on. Do this for a few weeks (if you can... Read more
Need More Time In The Day? Travel Somewhere!
A lot of things can get in the way of getting away. Life happens. And then there’s the travel industry using their clever profit optimization tactics against the traveler. As a result, most people don’t know how to travel as often as they’d like. They stay at home, wishing... Read more