Patience is the Balance for Risk

With several of my friends investing in franchises, I’ve begun to wonder whether or not it’s something I should do for myself. I’m not much of a business manager to be honest and I can’t imagine myself wanting to try and manage a business like that. It would take a lot of effort, not to mention the time and financial investment that’s involved. There’s simply too much risk when you’re investing in anything that has a complete chance of failure. It’s not always going to end in failure but it’s incredibly important to understand what you’re going to be getting yourself into.

Some of those same friends have gone on to make quite a bit of money but on the other hand, a couple of them have lost nearly everything and have had to work incredibly hard to get back to a place where they can live comfortably again. I’m not a fan of risk. I completely understand that sometimes in order to get ahead you’re going to have to do what it takes which means taking those same risks. Continue reading

What is the Cheapest Way to Get an Office


I have been thinking about what I need to do for a temporary base while I am over here. I am going to be in the Far East, specifically in Singapore and Malaysia for the next few months and of course I need a place to work. I think that the best idea I have is to rent one of those things that they call a virtual office in Singapore. Of course the big advantage of this is that is both very inexpensive and it is not very difficult. They are fully equipped and you get a small staff if you need it. Continue reading