Business, Design, Gear, Tech

Apple’s Bold New Direction

Today Apple released a host of new computers powered by their new M1 chip. This is the first blow in a big (well micro) match to compete against Intel, their long-term chip supplier. The important things are though, that Apple can now boast an unreal 20 hour battery life on their 13” Apple MacBook Pro’s […]

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Art, Business, How To, Lifestyle, Reading

Should You Self Publish A Book?

As we face UK lockdown 2.0 for 4 weeks (possibly more) now is the time you can sit back and think of all the things you started and maybe didn’t finish in Lockdown 1.0. One thing that apparently was quite a popular past time was writing a book. We too once had dreams of becoming […]

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Active Lifestyle, Business, Gear, Lifestyle, Reading, Wellness

What We Want This Week

Punchy Drinks 24-Pack Launched in 2019, Punchy drinks has established a name for itself as the go to premium canned beverage for those of your looking for non-alcoholic adult flavours and natural fruit punches. The natural fruit punch company is known for its products that are packed full of bold flavours such as juicy peach, […]

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Business, Food, Lifestyle

Why Does Espresso Still Cost €1 In Italy?

According to some reports, espresso – after water – is the second most consumed beverage in Italy. Millions of cups of espresso are drunk daily across the country. In early 2020, The Consortium for the Safeguarding of Traditional Italian Espresso Coffee even filed a UNESCO application to preserve espresso’s Italian roots and identity. However, despite […]

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Business, Design, Fashion, Gear, Outdoor

Snow Peak Portland HQ, USA

Snow Peak began bringing their Japanese-designed outdoor gear to the U.S. in 1999. Now, they’re officially expanding their company to The States with a new headquarters and flagships store in Portland. Designed by Skylab Architecture, the 15,000-square-foot building features a two-story retail space along with upper level brand offices and a restaurant. The interior is […]

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Business, Lifestyle, Wellness

A 300,000-Year Case For A 15-Hour Work Week

This is an exert from James Suzman’s ‘Work: A History of How We Spend Our Time’ is published by Bloomsbury and available to buy now. Amazon.co.uk For three decades, I have been documenting the lives of the Ju/’hoansi people of the north-western Kalahari, and their often traumatic encounter with modernity. The Ju/’hoansi are perhaps the […]

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Business, How To, Lifestyle

5 Lessons On Business From The Luckiest Man In Formula 1

“I’m the luckiest man in the world,” Eddie Jordan recently told the Gentleman’s Journal Podcast. He was talking about his remarkable rollercoaster of a career, of course. From banker, to budding racing driver, to Formula One team owner, to media pundit and legend of the sport. But there’s a great deal more at play here than simply luck. […]

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Business, Design, Lifestyle

Livit Studypod Studio

The work from home movement is in full swing and has left many people wishing they had a dedicated workspace. Livit’s Studypod is designed specifically to meet this need. Measuring roughly seven feet in each direction, it’s made from a composite material, with a large glass window affording views of nature from behind the detachable […]

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Business, Design, Travel

Is This The Best Looking Superyacht Ever?

A yacht is not only built for luxury and seaworthiness — it’s designed to catch eyes like few vehicles, land or sea, can. Designer Anna Borla had a completely different idea when penning the Hide superyacht concept, however. As the name implies, the Hide does just that, thanks to a dark exterior with reflective glass […]

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Business

SoftBank Finds WeWorks True Worth

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank now values WeWork at just $2.9 billion, according to CNBC. The office co-working startup which was really a real estate business masquerading as a tech company has proven one of the most dramatic business mishaps in recent history. It rocketed to a peak valuation of $47 billion in just a few years […]

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Business, Investment, Lifestyle

Jeff Bezos To Become Worlds First Trillionaire?

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was trending on Wednesday, after it was reported that he could be on his way to becoming the world’s first trillionaire. A recent study by Comparisun estimated that Bezos’ net worth could reach $1 trillion by 2026. Now, this study isn’t anything new, but it started to circulate on Twitter Wednesday with many highlighting how Bezos is benefiting […]

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Business, Lifestyle

Fired Over ZOOM, One Woman’s Startup Story

This content was originally posted on The Atlantic, written by DEBORAH COPAKEN. The private Slack message arrived at 12:15 p.m., as I was toasting a year-old bagel, exhumed from my freezer: “Are you around?” It was the CEO, my direct manager. Normally she texts my phone when she wants to chat. Weird. “Yup!” I typed […]

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Business, Investment, sports, Sportswear

The Business Of Being Michael Jordan

With the launch of the much anticipated ten-part documentary series The Last Dance, which follows Michael Jordan’s final Bulls season his “Airness” has been hitting headlines across the globe as he once did in the prime of his career. Watching the series got us thinking about what it really means to be in the business of […]

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