When I grow up, I want to be a digital nomad: Why aiming to become a digital nomad is the wrong mindset for success

Let’s be honest. The idea of being a ‘Digital Nomad’ is very appealing. Clacking away on your MacBook in a bar by the beach. You breathe in the salty air, exhaled by the crisp blue horizon that stretches across the top of your laptop screen Read More …

Duality: The Danger of Choice

I’m in a bad relationship. An acrid, toxic affair of pain and puppetry. Every day, I’m made to endure things I hate, as I sit trapped and numb, shackled by pretense and perception. In this involuntary dance, I am the follower, forced to keep in Read More …

Final Verdict: Microsoft Surface for Photographers & Bloggers

Is the Microsoft Surface tablet the ultimate tool for on-the-go photographers and bloggers? Let’s try to answer this question…  This is a review of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3. I have not been paid to write this review and all of the points below are Read More …

Impressive on the Surface (and Much More)

I’ve been using my new Microsoft Surface for over 2 weeks now. At first, I was skeptical. I began to panic in the queue to pay for it as a flash of pre-purchase buyers remorse hit me in anxious waves. “Buying yet another gadget… Would Read More …

Blogging (and photo editing) with Microsoft Surface Pro 3

I really do hate laptops. For years I’ve pulled out my Mac-Book on aeroplane tray tables only to have my screen abruptly closed and battered as the person in-front aggressively reclines, thrusting their careless body back with haste, before bouncing back and forth, ensuring their seat Read More …

The Impermanent Outpost of Opportunity: What do I do?

My corporate career has ground to a self-inflicted halt. I yanked on the brakes whilst in full perpetual motion. I came to a silent stop. No more noise, no more games, no more. I knew it would come to an end. I knew I would reach Read More …

I’m Not a Monkey: Keep Your Banana

Why People Leave Companies & Why Reward and Recognition Programs Don’t Work I’m not a monkey. Offering me a banana or threatening me with a pointed stick will not change my behaviour. Us humans are not simple creatures. How and why we behave is complex, Read More …