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 …

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, …

The 3 essential stages for 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 & 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 …