WORD OF MOUTH?
INSPIRE & INFORM
To freelance or not to freelance?
Read: Women and freelancing in the words of Sara Horowitz; 'How to go freelance' advice from It's Nice That; here's a really good overview; and some more advice.
Do: a couple of easy to use free sources to set-up your personal or landing page: carrd.co and about.me
Play: Some ideas to support'Do'
Digital: Do you need to download a free app from the Apple Store of another country but don't have a credit card from that country? It is possible, follow these steps.
Health & money saving: when you prepare your meals, use the opportunity to also prepare a healthy snack to always have one within reach. Put it in your bag immediately if you can.
Travel: want a better deal on a hotel room? Call their reservations team.
BITE-SIZE (MOSTLY) LEARNING
Read: Black Box Thinking by Matthew Syed - a more productive way of understanding the value of trial and error.
Watch: Mel Robbins TedxSF talk - could also be a good hack to beat the winter blues.
Listen: Debbie Millman on the Tim Ferris Show - real life experiences you wouldn't expect to hear from someone like Debbie Millman.
BERLIN LIVING SNIPPETS
Public transport - day ticket options:
* Short trip: up to 3 stops on the U&S-Bahn or 6 with bus or tram
* Regular: valid for 2-hours - technically not for return trips ;)
* Day: from time validated until 3am
Validate ticket once, and if you take the bus, just show the driver your valid ticket.
Published October 2017.