While most people are complaining about the “Gig-Economy” – I see something else in it… something amazing…
We have never needed a god like Atlas any more than we do right now. Atlas is synonymous with strength. He’s one of the most powerful gods in the pantheon. Every sculpture people make of him has his muscles rippling like a gay icon. But that’s not the lesson of Atlas. Atlas is cursed. Zeus […]
The big money is already out in the market hunting for bargains. Is this downturn going to be shorter and shallower than we think? One of the interesting features of the American property crash in the GFC, was that it was institutional money that lead the way after the bottom had been reached. Massive Hedge […]
Here’s how to deal with the stresses of modern life. “The trouble with her is that I always feel like I’m talking to her anxiety.” I was debriefing a conversation I had had earlier in the day with my hubby, and in that wisdom of the moment – that wisdom that just spontaneously pops out […]
This is how to be a ‘good’ person. It starts with understanding what ‘evil’ really is. Where does loneliness come from? Where does violence come from? Where does suffering come from? There was a box, once, apparently. A box that contained all the ills of the world. And someone went and opened it. And what […]
This is how to push yourself beyond your own boundaries. What capacity do you actually have? We have an idea of where our limits are – I can do so much work a week, before I hit a wall. I can go so long with out sleep before I hit a concierge. I can only […]
Next time you hear someone banging on about how money can’t buy happiness, show them this… It might just change the way they think and make you both happier.
A lot of people will tell you to ‘go with the flow’. How many know what they’re talking about. Today, I wanted to riff a little bit on the idea of ‘flow’. The idea of ‘going with the flow’ has become very buzzy in recent years, but like a lot of things that make their […]
What risk are underwriters putting on the property market? You’d be surprised. QBE is one of the largest underwriters of LMI (Lenders Mortgage Insurance) in the country. I’m still surprised at how many people don’t get how LMI works. A lot of people think it’s the banks making you take out insurance so you’re covered […]
There are a lot of people who talk about how to turn your dreams into reality… most of them are just escapists… there is one thing you NEED to do to make the transition… Watch and I’ll tell you what it is.