This is describing something that most futurists have been feeling coming for a while now; something that affects everyone, but that most non-futurists don’t see coming, even though it will have a huge impact on their daily lives.
Read this: The Demise of the Nation-State
Continue reading “One of the most important reads in the next decade.”
If you work at the following rates, here’s the maximum monthly housing allowance you can afford, both FULL TIME (middle column) and PART TIME (right column), taking into account all expenses (food, transportation, utilities, clothing, emergencies, etc.): Continue reading “Some money figures”
There’s a big move underway currently, as micro-production of power expands rapidly. It’s a move that is, oddly enough, being completely ignored by all of the big power behemoths (PG&E, PSE, etc.) in their eternal drive to wag the dog of “shareholder value”, while the little PUDs (Public Utility Districts) blow right past them. The new paradigm?
Continue reading “The future of power grids”
A friend of mine just posted a lovely analysis of what to do to protect yourself as best you can in the aftermath of the Equifax data breach. Definitely worth a read: http://rearviewmirror.org/?p=121
I can’t express how many times I’ve seen this happen, and it frustrates me to no end. This article explains it very well and has the added bonus of saving me the time explaining it myself. (:
Great article from a great author! This sums up a lot of why personal performance reviews have always seemed just wrong to me.
The Dangers of Measuring Performance – Startup Patterns
Here’s a great article on building and maintaining habits that I personally found helpful:
How to Build a New Habit: This is Your Strategy Guide
I ran across this article recently, and can’t recommend it enough. It’s a very concise and thorough run-through of everything metabolism is and isn’t, with the goal of giving you a working understanding that you can actively apply to your daily life.
(Almost) Everything You Know About Metabolism Is Wrong