Ever wished you were an entrepreneur without all the overheads? How many times have you read about folks who left the corporate grind for a stress free life and started their own businesses?
Technology has been touted as a threat to the jobs of millions of folks. Smart technology will replace humans in manufacturing, driving (truck drivers beware) and even in areas that are deemed to be not replicable – for example creative jobs…So it is with some solace that we find that technology in the form of smartphones can create opportunities for the willing – as this article suggests.
In Singapore, owning a car seems as important as an institution. Your success in life appears to be linked to whether you owned a car or what model you drive. So materialistic huh? But what if your expensive piece of asset is merely swapping the showroom for the parking lot?
Rent it out? For Singaporeans reading this, wouldn’t this not be one way to defray the cost of buying a car and not using it all the time? Would you let a stranger pay and drive your car?
We like this empowerment. Will you?