Sterling Effort

To quit, or not to quit...

To quit, or not to quit…

That is, once again, the question. Back in August 2012, I quit my job. The actual act of verbally resigning was so enjoyable that I[...]
Yet Another Blog Ranking Update

Yet Another Blog Ranking Update

Once upon a time, I actually used to blog. Imagine. For the last two years, Sterling Effort has been rotting, slowly becoming even more irrelevant[...]
Investing in Websites

Investing in Websites

A few days ago, I sat down and decided to come up with a financial plan. I thought about my current asset allocation for all[...]
Repairing My Finances

Repairing My Finances

Once upon a time, I was making a decent amount of money outside of work. Which was great considering I was making good money at[...]
Zen

Zen

It’s day 9 now. I’m in a Ford Transit in the south of Spain and we’re travelling to our next launch site. Paragliders in the[...]
Most Important Job Interview Tip

Most Important Job Interview Tip

Search online for job interview tips and you’ll find a mountain of advice regarding what to do and not to do in order to impress[...]
5 points for successful living

5 points for successful living

I was at an expo recently and met a businessman who had started many businesses over the years from the ground up. The man in[...]
Lollipops! And all free today!!!

Lollipops! And all free today!!!

It was only last week that I wrote a post on payday loan companies who have been rumoured to be targeting children for payday loans. Well[...]
Say kid, would you like a payday loan?

Say kid, would you like a payday loan?

You all know the Sterling Effort view point on payday loans. In our opinion – they suck. They are aptly poised to catch the eye[...]
Failing is Fun! – Part 2: Accidental Intellectual Property Theft

Failing is Fun! – Part 2: Accidental Intellectual Property Theft

Continuing our ‘Failing is Fun’ series, I’d like to tell you about another failed software project.

Earlier this year, as is typical for my leisurely life,[...]

Escaping the Rat Race: Living the Recurring Dream

Escaping the Rat Race: Living the Recurring Dream

I’m basically a lady of leisure. I get up when I want, do what I want and go to sleep when I want. Sometimes that[...]

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