Goals and values

I still get tempted to buy stuff!

I've been making progress towards financial freedom since 2020, when I spent the year focusing on my personal finances and getting them into shape. Since then, I've clarified my 'why' of wanting to get there (more time to do the things I really get joy out of), put $43k into investments, paid off my student… Continue reading I still get tempted to buy stuff!

Organisation and productivity

Optimal areas in the home to keep organised

Whenever we are trying to achieve something, we should always be looking for things that deliver the most bang for buck (or for effort). I've been thinking about where this applies when you are trying to declutter and organise your home. I've almost come through the other side of some major house renovations, and whilst… Continue reading Optimal areas in the home to keep organised

Organisation and productivity

How to minimise your wardrobe by creating a uniform

Create a work uniform that's equally great for making presentations or fighting dragons.... Regular workplace communications such as reports, minutes and briefs all have templates. And if they don't have a template, you should make one! Why is this so important? The template gives you a guide to expressing yourself. It doesn't tell you what… Continue reading How to minimise your wardrobe by creating a uniform