• Life

    The Importance of Taking a “Pause”

    My absence from this blog must be noticeable, at the least it is for me. My schedule has been fairly arduous of late and not afforded me the time to share my musing and insights with you. Good news is that our Company global transformation effort, which I am leading is well underway and starting to deliver concrete results. It is good to see when long term planning and vision of how things will work, start actually happening and things start falling into place. However, the time requirements have been demanding and that’s why I decided to take a pause with my team.   My monthly schedule sees me on…

  • Making Money

    9 ways to avoid Investment Mistakes

    Not all investments turn out positive. That might not be what you want to hear, but it’s true. Bull markets don’t go on forever, despite us wishing they would. Even if you’re investing in index funds, they can turn negative.…

  • Career

    How to get promoted, fast.

    A question I often get asked, being in a senior leadership position, is “How can I get promoted?” Reading between the lines, the time frame that is requested is often … – like the next day. There is no silver-bullet…

  • Life

    5 Reasons You May Need Life Insurance

      Do you have life insurance? Do you care? How does it play into your FI-RE? I didn’t have any life insurance until we had our second child. Seeing his little face for the first time, made me realize I…

  • Making Money

    Knowing your Net Wealth is sexy!

    There is nothing sexier than someone who has confidence in themselves. It is something magnetic, almost hypnotic, that draws you to them as soon as they walk into the room. That special something that makes you want to be the…