Redesigning Your Life: How to Be Your Own Architect

Redesigning your life: How to be your own architect

Jeff Olson – author of The Slight Edge – says ‘life is a curved construction, time is the builder, choice is the master architect’. What an inspiring idea, right? But if you’re not currently leading your best life, how do you go about changing that? Here are the five top tips to becoming your own architect and designing the perfect …

The Ins and Outs of Influencer Marketing

The ins and outs of influencer marketing

As consumers, we’ve begun to pride ourselves on our self-sufficiency and cynicism. No longer victims of blatant advertising, it takes a lot more than a couple of catchy tunes and a billboard ten-storeys high to sell us a product. Effective advertising has always required a certain amount of nous, but marketers definitely face an uphill battle these days. Or at …

Starting a podcast? Here's what you need to know

Starting a podcast? Here’s what you need to know

Well, here you are. You’ve listened to every episode of Should I Start A Podcast, you’ve Googled relentlessly about the pros and cons, you’ve dreamed about it every night (probably) and you keep accidentally treating every conversation like it’s a potential podcast interview. You’ve decided you’re ready, and you’re going to start a podcast. But what’s next? Luckily, we’ve got …

Defining Disruption

Defining disruption: Do you have what it takes?

As far as buzzwords go, ‘disruption’ has been a favourite for a while now. Previously thought of as an avenue best left to the mavericks, globally recognised companies are now starting to shift towards a more disruptive business model. But the word itself has been so overused, the definition has become muddied. So, if you’re still wondering what the hell …

Lilli’s Lowdown – Don’t be down

This week on Bond Appetit Steve Maraboli joined Ronsley Vaz to speak about mental health. Especially how people can take back their power in unhappy situations.Personally I know how hard it can be to feel like you’re powerful in a seemingly hopeless situation. Wether in business or your personal life it can take a huge toll on your motivation and happiness.If the world is on …

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When to call it quits: 3 signs your business is going nowhere

Starting a business is always going to be hard. If it wasn’t, everyone would own a successful startup. And while it’s great to give things a red-hot go, there’s no shame in admitting when things just aren’t working out for you and your business. A successful entrepreneur requires a certain amount of stubbornness, but it can also be the thing …

2 Easy Ways (and 1 Hard Way) to Change Your Life with the Rule of Thirds

2 easy ways (and 1 hard way) to change your life with the rule of thirds

“Change your life”, everyone wants some version of this. Sean D’Souza thinks differently. Very differently. Maybe it’s because he’s an accountant, a creative, a cartoonist, a voracious reader, a teacher, and an early riser (4 a.m. to be exact). With a life brimming with so many ideas and thoughts from all different worlds, Sean infamously vowed to take three months …

Digital Nomads and the virtual workspace

Digital nomads & the virtual workspace

Are you considering going ‘Virtual’? You’ve been hearing about these Digital Nomads for a while now. Maybe you’re wishing that could be your life too.  What is a Digital Nomad? Sounds like an exotic type of gypsy. Well in a way perhaps. But Digital Nomads are basically workers who use technology to work remotely. If you’ve been thinking about working …