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Three reasons why we all should despise the idea of retirement.

[ 2 min read ] I don’t understand the idea of retirement. Don’t even think about retiring. Hence all those bullshit clichés about the need to have a decent salary so that you will have better retirement benefits don’t speak to me. I despise this idea. I think it makes... Read more →


Who would want to keep up with the Joneses nowadays? Today it’s about keeping up with the Smiths.

[ 5 min read ] I’m doing this series on success principles (from my own perspective) and this got me thinking about the messages the next generations of people are most likely to receive, or which most of them will most probably be able to distil from all they read,... Read more →


The problem with going for a “practical” career first and leaving your dreams for later

[ 5 min read ] There is this very common advice by experienced, rational and well-meaning adults. “Go for a “practical” career first (pick a “practical” college major) and leave your dreams for later, when you have some kind of a cushion”. But is it really a good life advice?... Read more →