Asset-light living means that you can easily buy digital goods (or upload them) online, store them in your personal cloud system and access them in the right place at the right time. Cloud computing and smart phones are the main enablers of asset-light living. Asset-light living helps you save space, time and money. With asset-light living, you save tons of physical space. A decade ago, you needed to have physical books, CDs, tapes and other media. Today, everything can be in your cloud, without using up any physical space. In addition to that, you need fewer devices, since nearly everything is integrated
The key to a more successful life is having a superior strategy for living it. Hoping that everything turns out okay is not a strategy. Your life strategy is especially shaped by your beliefs, values, personal management system, and thus by your decisions about spending your time, energy, money, skills and other resources. After setting your life vision, you should think carefully over your life strategy and the direction it’s taking you in. This blog post will help you with that. For extraordinary results, you need an extraordinary approach. For extraordinary life, you need an extraordinary strategy. Even if you don’t have
Markets respect only three things, no matter your age, race or any other factor: creating value, delivering value and capturing value. Creating value means product innovation, delivering value means marketing innovation and capturing value means “no money, no value” or revenue model innovations. You can be innovative on all three levels and all this combined is called the business model generation. Capturing value is the final act of product development, a reality check for how good you are at innovating and at delivering value. Market gives you feedback concerning how much your work is worth in dollars. But there’s a lot
The world is becoming one big global village and English is its official language. Being a native English speaker is thus a really big advantage, but only a small percentage (approximately 5.5 %) of the world’s population are native English speakers. The rest of us have to work hard and try to develop English skills that are as close as possible to the ones of native speakers; even more so if you don’t speak any of the other big languages (100 mio +) like Mandarin, Arabic, Spanish, Hindi and so on. Let’s look now at some semi-efficient and very efficient
Everything you do and have in life (decisions, activities, material things, relationships etc.) either adds value to your life or drags you down. A very important task for all of us who want to live a more quality life is to eliminate as much waste as possible, with the end goal of making room for things that really matter – those that bring real value. The second important fact is that the difference between what you think is valuable to you and what really is valuable for your life creates waste. Eliminating waste in life is an important step towards personal freedom and genuine self-actualization.