Author: John

Work Trends

The Tricky World of the Self-Employed!

Working for yourself can be a tricky affair. For starters, you’re never really working for yourself. What you really mean to say is that you are working for everyone else so that they can take relaxing holidays and buy expensive looking gifts from the Chinese shop down the road.
Work Trends

Social Butterflies, Hornets and Slugs!

  Okay, so before you think I'm about to reveal whether I'm a butterfly, hornet or slug, let me explain why I'm even getting into this. It started last week after attending a great talk by Barrie Bramley on Social Networking, hosted by Acsis Financial Planning in Cape Town.
Leading Thoughts

Mind Reading!

mind-power1 How many of you have ever heard someone say, "I can read your mind?" There's always somebody who thinks they can tell exactly what's going on in your head. But with me, I think it's impossible. Sometimes I can't even make head or tail of what I'm thinking! But now, there appears to be some scientific folks who believe they can capture your thoughts in images.
Leading Thoughts

Inside the Box!

[caption id="attachment_262" align="alignright" width="287" caption="You have to think out the box, when you're in it!"]smallbox[/caption] The problem with planning a move, is that while you're supposed to think outside the box, you end up living in one. Today, I am packing it all in! Literally, packing most of what I have and storing it into a six by three metre space. That's it. My life has come to this. Eighteen square metres of space. It's freaky!