Category Archives: Work

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 »

The robots are already here and taking jobs

When people hear about the rise of robots, they can mistakenly become confused with androids such as those in sci-fi shows like Westworld or Humans and think that those things are far in the future. In fact a ‘robot’ can indeed be anything that performs the work that a human used to do – it doesn’t even need… Read More »

Robots aren’t consumers or taxpayers

There is a point well raised in several books I’ve read: When a robot takes someone’s job, it actually costs the company a customer. If you look around, say at supermarkets for example, you will see people ending their shift and becoming customers themselves at the till – buying the products of the shop with money they have… Read More »

Opportunities are all around

If you want to get ahead, there are many opportunities. Indeed, for example, 40% of executives at a large burger chain started out ‘flipping burgers.’ However, in order to get ahead it does require an investment of your time – in the short-term perhaps by working overtime for more money or taking a second job(for a reasonable number… Read More »