Me, myself and Ikigai

From the stoics to the sentimentalists, most have one question in common: What is the meaning of it all? Searching for purpose and meaning helps us come up with a reason for living. As Aristotle always said, our ability [...]

Me, myself and Ikigai 2021-05-03T08:30:45+00:00

Discovery and discomfort

It’s nearly impossible to make it through an entire week without glancing at a blog, social media post or newsletter that reminds us about the pervasive and perpetual change in our lives. Hopefully, this blog won’t be one of [...]

Discovery and discomfort 2021-04-26T08:30:02+00:00

Bias and your bank balance

When it’s a question of money - everyone is of the same religion, or so said Voltaire. Like religion, there are many different perspectives on how it helps (or hinders) us. It’s probably one reason why people always say [...]

Bias and your bank balance 2021-04-19T08:30:10+00:00

Win back your weekend

“Where did our weekend go?” Have you ever found yourself asking this question on a Sunday night or a few minutes after hitting snooze for the third time on a Monday morning? If you do - you’re not alone! [...]

Win back your weekend 2021-04-05T09:00:51+00:00

Plan to fail

It doesn’t make sense, but we need to have a plan for when things go wrong.  People love to say that Benjamin Franklin once said that if you fail to plan, then you plan to fail. It’s not a [...]

Plan to fail 2021-03-22T08:30:04+00:00

How to make a sustainable change

All of us have moments in our life when we realise that we have to make a change. Sometimes change is something we choose, and sometimes it happens to us, forcing us to find a new way to cope. [...]

How to make a sustainable change 2021-03-08T08:30:18+00:00

It’s Hue-Guh, not Hoo-Gah

Hygge (pronounced hue-guh, not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment as cosy, charming or special. This can happen whether alone or with friends, at home or out, ordinary or extraordinary. It’s about how [...]

It’s Hue-Guh, not Hoo-Gah 2021-03-01T08:30:14+00:00

Stop telling yourself these things

Everyone knows that building wealth can help to ensure financial security in the future. Yet, it is a small number of the world’s population who have had the opportunity and fortitude to save money consistently. In some cases, this [...]

Stop telling yourself these things 2021-02-15T08:30:11+00:00

Four Fresh Investment Ideas

We all want more from life. We want to live a good and meaningful life. This is how we generate hope, by believing that there is something new for us to discover, fresh for us to share and fulfilling [...]

Four Fresh Investment Ideas 2021-02-08T08:30:51+00:00

Is there more to life than happiness?

There seems to be an increasing drive to pursue happiness; we want to be satisfied and content with who we are and what we do with our lives. Whilst a few people seem to eventually “find” their happiness, many [...]

Is there more to life than happiness? 2021-02-01T08:30:53+00:00
Load More Posts