Credit Crunch and RichThinking

I’m normally vigilant in not reading newspapers, or at least the ‘bad news’ in newspapers; I never read or listen to the news on the TV or radio. This doesn’t mean I don’t know what’s going on in the world, I do – it’s easy to pick it up from other people just in comments made here and there. I just don’t need to know the details.

Anyway, the other day I received an email from the RichDad, PoorDad people, with an article by Robert Kiyosaki on the current state of the financial market. I read it because I assumed that it would be a relatively positive take on the situation, and what the ordinary person can do about it. He has an educational company and focuses on helping people help themselves. But the effect that article had on me was awful. Continue reading

Being entrepreneurial

Well here I am sitting on my balcony looking out over the stunning turquoise Mediterranean sea.Yes, I’m trying out working from a hot country!Well, relatively hot – we’re on the south coast of Spain, and although there’s a cool wind, when you’re in the sun it’s hot!Very different from a cold winter in the North of Scotland.So a holiday-cum-working.Only been here one day, and I promised myself I’d do nothing today, but in a conversation I’ve just had with Philip, my husband, I just had to blog about it. Continue reading