Celebrating detachment

When I pause, I get to reflect back on how much has happened over the last two years. My life is almost unrecognisable now. When you’re living in the moment – going through periods of immense change, you’re often unanchored to the past. So much so that it’s hard to see progress without reminiscing about […]

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Go on, get criticised

During my first weekend back in Australia, I wrangled the time to catch up with a friend. Over lunch, she made a comment that kicked off a stream of thoughts I’ve been wanting to post about for a while. Her comment was actually in relation to this blog you’re reading now. She mentioned I had […]

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Craftsmanship – embrace your artist

“Entrepreneurship is neither a science nor an art. It is a practice.” ~Peter Drucker No, I’m not about to get into a combative piece about whichever or whatever it is. However, I did want to put some thoughts out there on the approach. With all the industry insights and knowledge shared today, it feels people […]

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The jigsaw puzzle

I’ve had a few conversations lately where I keep coming back to the notion of the ‘jigsaw puzzle’. You see, a lot of people think happiness is related to the big picture when it comes to work and their career. They concentrate on job titles, responsibility, pay-checks, external perceptions of success, resources, teams and cool perks […]

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Transience

There is nothing permanent except change. ~ Heraclitus I’ve been meaning to write a post about location independence for a while now… mainly discussing how I’ve been combining work with travel in the last two years and how a PO Box is now my official residence in Australia after recently selling a lot of my stuff. However, […]

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Photos from a Grand Tour

For those not on Instagram, I’ve been cross-sharing photos of my travels on Flickr here. I  will also try to post a wrap-up of my findings from each city visited soon. The idea is to produce a Startup City Index measuring different parameters from each city such as affordability, community, access to funding and more-subjective things […]

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Update on the journey

Dear compassionate and caring individuals who give a crap what I’m up to, You might have been confused about where I’ve been and what I’ve been doing. Well, after eight weeks in the US and two back in Melbourne – I thought it was time to post an update. The post to read for background info […]

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