A lot of times we believe that to make big changes in our lives or big impacts on the world we have to take big steps. Very rarely is this actually the case. One problem with trying to take big steps is that it often leaves you feeling overwhelmed and uninspired to move forward.
Have you ever had an experience you had prepared for and thought it was going to be incredible, but when it was over you could barely remember what happened? This is more common than you think.
“…your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could that they didn’t stop to think if they should.” – Jeff Goldblum in Jurassic Park It’s almost daily that we hear another story about how a company was able to automate jobs or that Artificial Intelligence can already perform certain tasks much better than […]
The rise of the automobile fundamentally changed the way that we live in our cities. Urban cores were hollowed out as suburbs were built further afield. Today, more than any other time in the last 50 years, new innovations are challenging the way we currently interact with each other and our cities.
There’s been a lot of hype over the last few years around blockchain and both startups and established companies have been running through proof of concepts around it’s applications. In 2016 alone, there’s been over $1 billion in Venture Capital invested in the technology, which is a 600% increase over 2015. The good news is […]
Sometimes we all have a feeling of failure. Perhaps you’ve seen too many Facebook pictures of friends in exotic places and feel like you need some excitement in your life or you are simply feeling a little bit defeated right now.
One of the best ways to organize your week and stay focused is to create a to-do list. It allows you to concentrate on your most important tasks and gives you a chance to achieve those amazing goals you have. There’s a good blog from lifehacker listing their Top 5 tools. The problem is, there’s usually one […]
It’s 8 ‘o’clock on a Wednesday evening, you check facebook for the 30th time that day and you suddenly get a sinking feeling. You see pictures of your friends lounging on beaches or dancing the night away at a party in Miami. Believe it or not, there’s a word for that. It’s called “facebook envy.” […]
From time to time my wife and I take mini-breaks without the kids in order to get a little alone time and also think about what it would be like to live in other places than Finland. As the sun was beginning to get lower and lower in Finland, we decided to take a trip down […]