LivingPersonal healthNutrition and exerciseLocal garden, soil forests MaterialFood storesToolsSpare partsEnergy sources KnowledgeBook learningExperiencePractical skills, gardening, computers, car EmotionalHow strong are you in difficult times?How do you respond to an emergency?Spirituality and mindset SocialHow well you know people in your community?How rich is your social network?How strong is your support network? CulturalIs your local society supportive… Continue reading How strong are your 8 forms of capital?
You don’t need a coach. But you may need a team of coaches. FinanceNutritionBusiness growthRelationshipsSalesFitnessPublic speaking What happened the last time you took advice from an amateur?
Is information free? How do you add value in your business? Is this the route to enlightenment? Thought > Observation > Experiment > Result > Data > Information > Knowledge > Experience > Wisdom I help the client with the last two.
Chris Martenson, PhD (Duke), MBA (Cornell) is an economic researcher and futurist specializing in energy and resource depletion, and co-founder of PeakProsperity.com (along with Adam Taggart). As one of the early econobloggers who forecasted the housing market collapse and stock market correction years in advance, Chris rose to prominence with the launch of his seminal… Continue reading Chris Martenson – Expert in Practical Resilience
I grew my own mushrooms once.I added oyster mushroom spores to some wet wood chips and left them in the shed.A few weeks later a handful of fungi popped up – enough for my breakfast.Did you know that fungi give a good news triple pack?They give us food, suck greenhouse gas out of the air… Continue reading Mushroom Good News Triple Pack
Who Inspires You? I don’t really have heroes any more. I used to but they all seem to have fatal flaws. A motivational speaker sells out to an MLM. A business leader ignores sustainability. An environmentalist spirals into despair. What about right here, right now? Leonie Dawson inspires me with her brash language, generosity and… Continue reading Who Inspires You?
Riddle me this – If the four ways to generate material wealth are 1 Mine something 2 Grow something 3 Make something 4 Invent something Then explain this graph.
Scientists are idiots. They choose the hardest subjects to learn at school. They knuckle down for many years at University to get a degree. They focus their logical minds pursuing their careers, solving technical problems and creating new inventions to make our lives better. But they forget one important thing. In the real world people… Continue reading Scientists Are Idiots
Making money is easy. Find what people want, get it, sell it to them. Do that for many people, scale up and you become rich. Reflect on your skills and how they might fit into your unique niche market, creating your personal brand. Can you improve on your competitors, or eliminate a weakness? Your idea… Continue reading Business Viability – Is There Money In It?
You are your brand. To be heard in the noisy marketplace your personal brand must be powerful and memorable. Sharing your story, your personal ideals and purpose, builds confidence and trust in you more effectively than a list of facts. Your reputation precedes you as your sphere of influence expands and confidence in you increases.… Continue reading Building Your Personal Brand – Who Are You?