I heard a figure the other day that floored me. There are now 40,000 digital nomads living in the city of Chiang Mai in Thailand. That’s 40,000 Americans, Canadians, Europeans and Australians who leverage digital technologies to perform their work duties, and more generally conduct their lifestyle in a nomadic manner. Many of them got […]
My name is James Taylor and I’m a recovering workaholic! The American poet Robert Frost once said that ‘by working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be the boss and work twelve hours a day’. For years I would get to my desk by 8am and not leave until at least […]
We all write down lists of the goals we want to achieve in our lives. Bucket lists on scraps of paper to be ticked off. Detailed spreadsheets with timelines and plans to be completed. But what happens when we run out of goals? When I was fourteen years old I wrote down my list of […]
Do you have regrets? I know I do.
Bonnie Ware was a palliative nurse in Australia and spent time with many people in the last three to twelve months of their lives. What she found were that her patients had five common regrets and I wanted to share them with you.