Javier Correas javi www.trendhunter.com/javi Vancouver (Canada) and Madrid (Spain) http://cdn.trendhunterstatic.com/avatars/uploads/avatar_2977.png?timestamp=1331135762 Internet TrendHunter.com

Javier Correas


Javier Correas
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Vancouver (Canada) and Madrid (Spain) Location
Feb 2007 Member Since

I studied Law and have been a practising lawyer for a good five years. In the meantime and since 2006 I started blogging about trends and new business ideas, just for fun. I also qualified to receive Air Traffic Control instruction after a few years as a lawyer. I completed it, but it just wasn't for me. One big truth is that I have always been attached to a computer since I was 10, trying and learning things myself. That was how I got to do some jobs here and there as an amateur web designer.

Then one day I needed a change and a break, and I moved to Canada for a year. In Vancouver I decided I want to be a web programmer, and do something serious with my blogging skills because I think doing something serious about your passion is always a wise decission.

I love socializing because I observe the world around me a lot, and I read too much sometimes. For some reason I just can't match Hollywood actors and actresses faces to their names (few exceptions made), and I feel the only language I could never learn is fashion . I can remember lots of things and have a very active mind, but I have to admit that sometimes I wear underwear and T-shirts inside out just by accident, and by the time I realize I'm probably walking down the street (or at the office for a few hours).

I don't take myself too seriously, I think it sounds and looks ridicolous to and in everybody.

What is unique that's not in your bio?
I'm a fast learner, and one humble intelligent guy.
What's your favorite accomplishment?
My unique profile, not made by choice but as a result of the "hit and miss" process.
How do you define cool?
Cool is finding a way to make people feel better, different from any other ways that they could ever think of. Call it food, outfit, art, gadgets... If it´s new and you feel you'd never be able to find it your own, it's cool.
What is your secret to uncovering trends?
Well not much of a secret, just doing research and diving through the net. And I love it.
What do you enjoy most about Trend Hunter?
The amount of amazing people and things, you can literally spend hours from post to post.
What is your favorite trend?
My favorite trend is the natural growth of social entrepreneurship.
What are your tips for writing a juicy post?
Reading a lot, and doing a lot of research always help me to write the essential content in just a few lines. And love doing it, that definitely helps!
How do you reset to be creative?
I sleep well and wake up early, that keeps my mind clear.
What inspires or excites you?
High tech and science always are exciting, and people who innovate to make other's life better (the so called social entrepreneurs) are always inspirational.
Predict something awesome for 2020?
Hunger will be history thanks to a great super-food developed from a research that is probably (hopefuly?) taking place now.