Being Wealthy isn’t having money ….. but according to Paul Graham:

Wealth is not the same thing as money. Wealth is as old as human history. Far older, in fact; ants have wealth. Money is a comparatively recent invention. Wealth is the fundamental thing. Wealth is stuff we want: food, clothes, houses, cars, gadgets, travel to interesting places, and so on. You can have wealth withoutContinue reading “Being Wealthy isn’t having money ….. but according to Paul Graham:”

Know When Negotiating Isn’t Worth It

Graeme Fowler is a well-known property investor in New Zealand. In  2000, his best-selling book, Real Estate Investors Secrets, was released. He published another book, 20 Rental Properties for One Year, which tells the story of how he set a particular goal and went about achieving it. Graeme and I had known each other sinceContinue reading “Know When Negotiating Isn’t Worth It”

Suddenly poor in the rich city

In Zurich tens of thousands of people are affected by poverty. They are hardly noticed. Oliver is one of them – a story of descent. If Oliver learns a woman, he immediately declares: “I always say three things. First: I am poor. Second, I am sick. Thirdly: “Oliver stops. His gaze is glassy, his concentration fades. The conversation exhausted him. Oliver suffers fromContinue reading “Suddenly poor in the rich city”

Final Chance to Learn How I Manage My Work

December 23, 2015 A Brief Reminder A few weeks ago, I announced that on January 3rd, I’ll be hosting a webinar in which I’ll walk through all the details of how I integrate deep work into my professional life, and then answer your questions on the topic. To gain access to the webinar, you need to pre-order myContinue reading “Final Chance to Learn How I Manage My Work”