What It Means to Spend Money on Experiences, Not Things

"Spend money on experiences, not things" -- what does this mean? I do not understand the above statement, can someone kindly explain it with a good example. Also this TED talk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RD0OZCyJCk talks about how companies try to provide experiences. He talks about Starbucks as an example of providing this experience. How is drinking coffee … Continue reading What It Means to Spend Money on Experiences, Not Things

What Does It Mean to Live a Minimalist Life?

What does "living a minimalist life" really mean? What does it take? I've always wondered what a "minimalist" life is really like. Minimalism and its vast array of definitions has left me fascinated an curious. Ideas? I’ve pondered this question, myself, and didn’t really have a good answer until I listened to a School of Greatness podcast … Continue reading What Does It Mean to Live a Minimalist Life?