Do Successful People Get Up Early?

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Are you one of those persons who hit the snooze button 2 or 3 times before you manage to get out of bed?  Do you get into a deep sleep around 5 or 6 am and get up about midday?

That was me a few years back. I loved lying in bed for as long as I could. When I got married things changed, family and work responsibilities re-organised my routine, back then, I always welcome the weekends to enjoy that extra time in bed.

I understand you if you are a night owl, and if that makes you happy, it is fantastic! However, for me, changing from being a night owl to an early riser has been the best thing I have done. Continue reading “Do Successful People Get Up Early?”

The Remarkable Effect of Gratitude and Appreciation

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“The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What the world needs more of is people to appreciate and enjoy it.”  – Michael Josephson

Thanksgiving is a time of reflection, affection and delicious meals. Today, our youngest son, his lovely wife, her family and all the US are celebrating with family and friends. But regardless of where we are and where we live or which holidays we celebrate, we can all agree that gratitude and appreciation make the world a much better place.

We have experience how precious this special day represents for them. We lived in San Diego for four years, and our son has been living in America for over ten years. We feel a great connection to the USA. Continue reading “The Remarkable Effect of Gratitude and Appreciation”

Do You Feel Uneasy Artificial Intelligence Replace Jobs?

Astronauts present and future

Do you get concerned or enthusiastic about the advance in robotics and artificial intelligence?  Do you feel uneasy about the replacement of entire jobs currently done by humans? 

Even though people expect various positive outcomes from these developments, their attitudes more frequently reflect the consequences these technologies might have for society at large.

In the coming decades, advances in robotics and artificial intelligence will reshape the way we live and work as it has the potential to automate a wide range of human activities.  Today’s career paths, and for future generations, will be forever changed as a result of the introduction of artificial intelligence (AI) Continue reading “Do You Feel Uneasy Artificial Intelligence Replace Jobs?”

Do What You Love to Become an “Overnight Success”

We are living in a consumer-driven society, experiencing technology expansion and innovation growth. But, at the same time, obsessed with instant gratification to the point that when people don’t get ‘overnight success’, they get discouraged and give up.

Before considering taking such a radical step, take a look at this short video from Gary Vaynerchuk. He talks about receiving countless emails from people who have spent eight or nine months working on their business without results and asking Gary if they should quit. Continue reading “Do What You Love to Become an “Overnight Success””

Three Business Models to Suit Your Lifestyle in 2018

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Are you in the process of deciding the best business for you to start? Are you looking for a lifestyle that fulfils your dreams and your family’s aspirations?

We are living in the most exciting time in human history. Thanks to affordable digital technology and easy access to the internet anyone can create a laptop business, and things are getting better and better. You now have the facility to live the lifestyle you aspire while building a business.

So how would you go about building a lifestyle business? The following are the three most common business models for designing a life of your dreams in 2018. Have a look at these business models and choose the one that best fits your vision. Continue reading “Three Business Models to Suit Your Lifestyle in 2018”