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 …

business

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 …

suffering

You can’t spell suffering without ‘U’

One of life’s awful truths is that suffering is inevitable for everyone. Each person you come across is experiencing some form of suffering in some way. Even Buddha, one of the universe’s most equanimous figures, espoused that ‘everything is suffering’. In fact, it’s one of the key teachings of Buddhism. But Buddha also believed that we can lessen our suffering, …

finding your creative voice

The 3 essential stages for finding your creative voice

This article was inspired by Ronsley Vaz’s latest interview with Michael Bromley on Should I Start A Podcast. As any creative soul will know, one of the hardest things about actually creating something is finding the right voice to project it in. And regardless of your artistic medium – whether it’s clay, paint, movement, vocal or the written word – …

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 …

Dave Eddy Talks About the Future of Search, Podcasting, and Advice for his 20-year-old self

Future of search, podcasting, and advice for Dave Eddy’s 20-year-old self

Dave Eddy is the CMO of Vicinity marketing agency and co-founder of Aussie caravan sharing community Camplify. He’s also a good mate of mine. Dave has succeeded in the rare feat of blending a laid back personality with legitimate business success. More recently he’s shifted his focus to include podcasting, which is why I had to sit down with him …