Category Archives: Work

The world of work is changing fast. I cover the upcoming changes, so that you can prepare and take advantage of the opportunities.

How to solve a recruitment ‘crisis’

Several industries appear to be reporting an alleged ‘crisis’ in recruiting people – for example transport, health or even baristas. However, an article on a pilot ‘shortage’ makes good points that are equally relevant to any profession: The job market It is rightfully called a market – supply and demand applies to workers and jobs. When there are… Read More »

Your passions and your profession

These can be interlinked, and you should indeed make sure that what you are spending most of your time doing is what you want to. However, you do need to be sensible and make good financial choices – perhaps coming to a solution that indulges your passion while also providing financial security and growth. Two of my passions… Read More »

How to fund your side hustle

When you are starting a new business, the absolute best way to fund it is via cash savings – there are actually several hidden benefits of doing it this way: 1) No interest payments – if you borrow money then there will be an interest charge. Instead, the money you would have spent on interest is available to… Read More »

Start a side hustle

If you have always wanted to start your own business, the best way to do it is part-time initially – what is now known as a side hustle. Starting part-time has many benefits, indeed it is the method I recommend myself. People are often unprepared for what lies ahead when starting a business, so a side hustle gives… Read More »