Even without listening to guys like Seth Godin and reading books like Future Shock, one can easily notice the defragmentation of the long career arc in favor of project work. Mobility between jobs increases at a rapid clip, and CV’s are becoming more colorful than ever.
If you zoom out and go back few years ago, the lifestyle you are now able to afford yourself would seem full with perks. Do the exact same thing, but now with the timeframe of a decade, and you see the benefits of capitalism – it’s borderline sci-fi. Life getting ever better, at ever cheaper prices.
So here is the deal – what you are going to read ahead is a very comprehensive tutorial for a topic that I’m guessing only one or two of your Facebook contacts are familiar with. No one really cares about guest blogging, except those who know what it is, and I will take a wild guess again, wagering that for this limited selection of fellas, guest blogging is detrimental for the strength of their business, career, and very likely their paycheck.
In the economic sphere, an act, a habit, an institution, a law produces not only one effect, but a series of effects. Of these effects, the first alone is immediate; it appears simultaneously with its cause; it is seen. The other effects emerge only subsequently; they are not seen; we are fortunate if we foresee them.
Smaller homes – people figured – are less expensive than larger ones to build, require less heating, maintenance, and repair costs. In addition, they encourage a minimal lifestyle with a more pragmatic approach to life. Captivated by design, frugal living, or the scope of the social movement, one by one, millions joined.