Youtube Video: What’s up with Huw?

I love Youtube Thumbnails – “Cheer up mate it might not happen!” For some reason Blogger isn’t allowing me to upload my video to this post, but you can watch it here by following this link. I’ve been pretty quiet on the social media front over the last few weeks. In this video I discuss…

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What Are My TRUE Strengths and Weakness? | Book Review ‘Managing Oneself’

Great colour book! In this video I share my biggest learning outcome from the previous week, and it felt like an important one this week: What are my TRUE strengths and weaknesses, and how can that knowledge benefit me? I recently purchased the book ‘Managing Oneself’ by Peter Drucker. It came highly recommended from Tai…

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Working to a Schedule: When to move on from a task and when to stick it out?

In this video I share my experience from the previous week of working to a fixed schedule. As most regular readers will know, I recently left my 9-5 job behind, and I now have to motivate myself to work each day. Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been setting up a daily schedule after my…

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101 Dividend Investing Tips (From the Experts)

I was kindly approached by a great chap Jimmy Atkinson, from Dividend Reference. He said he was putting together a big feature article called “101 Dividend Investing Tips from the Experts“. He asked me if I would be willing to help beginner investors with the basics.  This is one of the great things to running a Blog.…

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FIRE Escape – Cheyne Cottage Summary

On average, 1 in 4 people enjoyed the weekend What another fantastic weekend away with the FIRE Escape crew. Thank you to everyone that came along! I’m not sure if it’s a case of just getting to know people more, but this was my favourite weekend of the lot so far. It also went far quicker than…

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FIRE Escape – Cheyne Cottage, Devizes TOMORROW

I hope you’ve all had a great week so far. The weekend is almost upon us and I wanted to go over a few last things before the FIRE Escape take over the countryside village of Potterne.DirectionsI was sent an email from the owner which I thought would be useful to share with you all: Ahead…

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FIRE Escape – Devizes 16-18th October

Cheyne Cottage We’re now less than a week away from our next UK Gathering or as they’re now referred to as the ‘FIRE Escape’.  This Autumn’s gathering has been a little more rushed than I would have liked, and as a result, some people are unable to make the weekend. I plan on avoiding this…

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Youtube Video: My Last Day At Work…..Possibly Ever?

The last 3 months have been building up to this day. I announced to the team in July that I would leaving my job and working full time as a Kindle Publisher. Unsurprisingly, the time has flown by and here we are in October and I’m on my own, ‘financially speaking’. My last day at work…

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Youtube Video: Dealing with Overwhelm & Procrastination

Youtube video (18 mins) Dealing with Overwhelm & ProcrastinationI’ve been working part-time in my own business for a couple of months now and overall I have to say…. I’m loving it!That doesn’t mean it’s for everyone or it’s easyLast week Lou went to Cambridge to meet one of her friends from Sweden. This meant I…

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Youtube: UK Gathering UPDATE – Obsessed With Devizes

UK Gathering Update (8 mins) Where are we with the UK Gathering Down South? Unfortunately, we don’t have the numbers to make Pine Tree viable this time around. Fear not, all is not lost! I’ve found a cottage, in a less secluded location, which is half the size and a 1/3 of the price. I’ve…

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