Why You Should Buy Your Own Espresso Machine

Why You Should Buy Your Own Espresso Machine

Being a wizard yourself is better than purchasing spells!

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Those baristas showing their beautiful art on serving you your favorite drink, slow music and that cafè aura in the coffee bar laden with coffee aroma can be the best experience for people like me, and to be honest, nothing can replace that caffeinating room. On the other hand, buying your espresso machine has its perk, and I am going to tell you all about it and why you should too bring a magical machine home.

I am a guy who loves to try out new things in life, whether it's gardening, learning how to grow a bonsai tree, or placing a nest box to see the birds making it home. This time I thought why not try to brew my coffee and play with the ingredients and be a magician. Here are five reasons for you why investing money on an espresso machine would let you feel more contented and cheerful.

1. Coffee Infinity: A New World for You to Taste the Variety of Drinks Across the Globe



This is the prime reason why you should buy your espresso machine at home. Since I have heard about the coffee beans and how the taste depends on even the factors like blades and burrs used in the coffee grinds for the same coffee beans. There are infinite coffee combinations for us to try from across the globe.

A coffee connoisseur would love to play with all the ingredients and the various styles of brewing the coffee. Coffee roasting methods, brewing methods, grinding methods, and the ingredients are the main factors which contribute to the ultimate taste and effects of coffee.

Buying an espresso machine is the first step towards exploring and learning the infinite coffee world. Get lost in the coffee infinity which you won't ever in the cafè because those brands have to maintain the same taste every day and in all the branches of the coffee shop.

2. Start the 'Good Morning' at Home



Imagine you're late and now have to wait in a queue to order your morning pick-me drink in the coffee bar to start your good morning. Well, brewing espresso can be your daily ritual and you can start your happy morning quicker.

Did you know, the word 'espresso' is an Italian word which also means 'fast'?

3. Take Full Control

If you are worried about the customization baristas provide then chill, best-rated home espresso machines are professional grade machines which will give you full control over the machine from perfect PID temperature control to cafè grade milk steaming. In a nutshell, you will be able to brew what exactly you like to have!

4. Be More Sustainable

If you love those small cute coffee pods which contain a miniscule amount of coffee then you need to look at the bigger picture. That coffee in the small capsules costs you around $50 per pound whereas you can buy whole beans for $25 per pound! I am the kind person who thinks that supporting coffee production rather than its packaging is better.

Moreover, these pods are made up of non-recyclable material. And most of them are being used for the landfill. According to a study, if you put all used pods in 2014 end to end, it would circle the whole world 10.5 times! Such a huge No. of cups can be definitely used for landfills but at what cost. Our interference with nature would payback someday soon!

5. Be a Host



Time to unveil a new secret: Baristas aren't that actually cute, the thing is that when someone gives you a cup of coffee it looks 10 times more beautiful to you. Just think about this, baristas are professionals and the two reasons why you would like to have coffee from them is 1. They know the art of how to serve customers very well. and 2. Your favorite delicious drink with all the customization you have mentioned.

Be a host, invite your friends over and showcase your coffee skills in front of them. That will make you all happy. It's always mutual. Give your partner morning hugs at times will deepen your love and the relationship. It simply feels good being a host and to serve your beloved ones!

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10 Precious Tips To Future Proof your Career

Automation, technology upgrades and technology shifts are the reasons behind the change in everything. Experts say, by 2020, 7 million jobs will be lost due to technological advancements. This makes sense and future-proofing our reshaping careers is a need of the hour.

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Change is inevitable and if you cannot accept it, the end is near for you. We tend to think the changes reside in future, but it has never been like that. Change is a process and not a phenomenon and when we realize the substantial difference in the world around us, we believe changes happen overnight.

World Economic Forum (WEF) has made a statement which says, 65% of children currently entering their primary school now will work in roles which currently do not exist. Automation, technology upgrades and technology shifts are the reason behind the change in everything. Experts say, by 2020, 7 million jobs will be lost due to technological advancements. This makes sense and future-proofing our reshaping careers is a need of the hour.

Future of the job market is unpredictable and people need to master certain skills to excel in future. Here are 10 tips you should follow to future-proof your career which will guarantee your success and maintain your employability.

1. Think Globally

You must learn how to break conventional work practices. In the 21st century, geographical barriers are not defining parameters for business expansion and marketing. Now people work online. Market demands employees who can deal with people of different languages, cultures, and backgrounds.

Learn about how people work internationally so that you can expend your work globally. This will make you a deserving candidate for the employment of the future.

2. Cultivate A Professional Network

As Dr. Ivan says, networking is more about farming than hunting because networking is about cultivating relationships. In the corporate world, having a strong network is critical to your professional survival. A great success depends upon how strong your relations are with other people.

A strong network can be built by socializing, grabbing every opportunity to speak about your business, keeping track of your previous bosses and colleagues, volunteering, joining professional networks etc.

3. Develop Market Driven Skills

Staying on the forefront by learning new applicable technologies and skills is the key to survive in the professional world. The market determines which skills are important now and in the future.

You can learn some new skills side by side. They say to connect the dots, that is only possible when there are actually dots available to connect. Know more than others, work more than others, and expect less than others, right!

4. Make the Most Of Technology

In the job market, you can stay ahead of the pack by learning how to use technology effectively. You need to be aware of what's going on in the world. Automated systems, robots and AI are already making their way into our lives. They will naturally continue to do in future. You need to embrace new automation instead of avoiding technology changes and separate yourself from the competition.

Stay updated with AI, VI, and robotics and every other modern technology. Never miss a chance to update yourself by learning new technology regardless of your current working domain.

5. Figure Out How To Make Your Own Money

Someone has said, to get rich, you need to earn money while you're asleep. Future is unpredictable and so is your future career and the job market. You cannot completely rely on your career for your source of income.

Always reserve a substitute for your job and learn how to be your own boss and how to make money. In the worst scenario, you will have to leave the job and the skills you have developed during your life can be a savior. Freelancing work, blogging, working online, and network marketing are few suggestions. However, your list can be completely different than this.

6. Commit To Life Long Learning

Mahatma Gandhi said, "Live as if you were to die tomorrow, and learn as if you were to live forever". In the job market, you can stay ahead of the pack by learning how to use technology effectively. You need to be aware of what's going on in the world. Automated systems, robots and AI are already making their way into our lives. They will naturally continue to do in future. You need to embrace new automation instead of avoiding technology changes and separate yourself from the competition.

An investment in self has a guaranteed return. Traditional and structured education is very important. Yet much success is derived from highly motivated individuals that have dedicated their lives to the concept of lifelong learning. Learn, learn and learn!

7. Get Used To Coding

Computers and code are everywhere. In today's better, tech-savvy world, coding has become one of the important skills to learn. It's not about becoming a computer scientist, but having a basic knowledge of understanding how computer technology works.

Burning-glass.com reports, coding jobs are growing at the high rate of 50% faster than the overall job market and also 12% faster than the market average. Equipped with coding skills, you'll be ready to take the market by storm.

This skill will let you build websites and application for your business without relying on others.

8. Learn About The Next Trend

Cultural trends and new technologies are rapidly changing the job market. Always learn about the next technology and trends. Your past knowledge cannot carry you through changing trends rest of your life. Stay in touch with industry changes.

Just learning now is not enough. You have to be consistent in developing new skills. For this, it is important for you to forecast future trend.

You need to be an observant about the day-to-day tasks and functions that matter in your industry and most likely to make a new wave in the future.

9. Travel

When it comes to career, Travelling more often has much more long-term benefits. Travelling gives you this very opportunity to step out of your comfort zone. It Might Open Doors You Aren't Expecting.

The new cultures, languages, norms and other practices that you come across when you travel to far-off places helps you in communicating better and work on your social skills in the progress.

Overseas exploration provides you with the opportunity to gain a new perspective. Even if you don't visit a country that emphasizes conversation, you'll still have plenty of opportunities to meet new people and learn from them.

10. Learn New Languages

Learning a new language does not add only to your knowledge but also it makes your communication powers colossal. In order to grow your business overseas, communicating and understanding people from a different culture can be made easy by learning their language. Experts say, professional fluent in a second language can earn up to 10 to 15 percent more than their monolingual counterpart.

Being fluent in multiple languages gives you an edge over other candidates in job interviews and in work area. Knowing a second language boosts your chances of getting jobs amongst a pack of other candidates with similar abilities.

You will get more opportunities in marketing, transportation, administration, sales, retail, banking, education, law, communication, public relations, tourism, and government.

I hope above tips for future-proofing your career will save you from ending up as an inferior with the technological advancements and technological shifts. Follow this tips and be at the forefront of your working domain no matter what future trends have to offer you.

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