Live on your own clock

Ben WorrallPERSONAL, TRAVEL

Are you living on your own clock? Or are you on somebody else’s? Let’s take a look at an example of what I mean. Let’s imagine you are standing in line waiting to order some food at a Chinese restaurant. You get to the front of the line and you still haven’t decided exactly what you want to order. You … Read More

Getting Serious

Ben WorrallPERSONAL

I’ve spent quite a bit of time contemplating things over the last week. I’m well past the halfway mark of my teaching contract here in Tainan and I need to figure out exactly what direction I am going to be headed in afterwards. Today marks one year since I arrived in Taiwan. In the last year, I have been fortunate … Read More

I miss travelling

Ben WorrallPERSONAL, TRAVEL

While I’m still living and working in Taiwan, I have been thinking recently about the two months I spent travelling Asia early last year. I do miss the ultimate freedom that comes with travelling alone. It’s one of the few things I’ve done that really made me feel alive. I’m the type of person that can easily get stuck in … Read More

3 commitments

Ben WorrallPERSONAL

3 ways I can improve over the next year.    1. Take one day at a time. Return to your routine. Take pride in small actions. Be present and enjoy life.   2. Don’t get so caught up in your own world and practice providing value for others.   3. Focus on the important tasks. Know every problem can be … Read More

Vision board

Ben WorrallPERSONAL

If I said to you right now “What do you want out of life?” How would you answer? Most people would need some time to think about it before answering the question. Some wouldn’t be able to answer at all. I have never been particularly focused on what I want. And if someone asked me it would take me some … Read More

Weather Productivity

Ben WorrallPERSONAL

bad weather

It’s getting quite cold here now. Not as cold as back In the UK but still cold compared to the temperature I have gotten used to here in Taiwan.   I think today has been the coldest day so far. There was an Earthquake last night and this morning when my alarm went off at 6 am. The usual time … Read More

Spreading Yourself Too Thin

Ben WorrallPERSONAL

  In a previous blog post from last year I talked about the concept of “mastery” and how applying long term commitment towards a skill or craft will often produce outstanding and unimaginable results in your life.  In this post, I want to talk a little bit about my own situation (as always) and link back mastery also. I’ve always … Read More