Peace. Being present. Joy.

We think these are hard to find, but when we pay close attention to our intuition the signals are clear. I had always liked seeing yachts from a distance, until one time in Vancouver, back in 2006, when my dad and I got invited to join some friends for a race. It felt like a … Continue reading Peace. Being present. Joy.

DNA of an entrepreneur

If you have read any of my posts regarding DNA, you know that I have been investigating my family's past. The funny thing is I found out that two of my 3x great grandparents on my mother's side were successful businessmen, and putting that together with being at least 4th generation working in the mining … Continue reading DNA of an entrepreneur

Resilience in the age of covid-19 | Accelerate! by Synergy

I've been thinking a lot about how everyone copes with emergencies like the one we're amidst, and how resilient we can be in the face of adversity. Some of us feel the need to retreat and think about things until we can come up a strategy, others quickly adjust and evolve. No pathway is right … Continue reading Resilience in the age of covid-19 | Accelerate! by Synergy

Why you should start investing in stocks in your 20s -or early 30s-

This is a short post, but I am aiming to put forward the idea that you should start investing in stocks as early as possible. Why? Well, think about the bank account your parents/grandparents created for you, where they put some money to get you started in your financial life. It's like that, but you … Continue reading Why you should start investing in stocks in your 20s -or early 30s-

Am I? Yeap. I am an expat. An expat chica!

I have been an expat most of my life. Before I even knew the meaning of the word “expatriate”. And serial to be more specific. For some strange reason, it only just recently dawned on me. Labels may be restrictive but when used for good, can be liberating and empowering. So...Yay! My name is Paola … Continue reading Am I? Yeap. I am an expat. An expat chica!

5 reasons Australia is a fantastic place to start your own business | Accelerate! by Synergy

As a former architect trained in Argentina, I got used to thinking about my career from the entrepreneur standpoint, ever since my Uni years. It is assumed that you'd start your own architectural practice, and have clients; we were never told to look for a job, instead, we had to create it and then manage … Continue reading 5 reasons Australia is a fantastic place to start your own business | Accelerate! by Synergy