TIME FOR GROWTH

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It’s not up to you how you fall. It’s up to you how far you let yourself fall and how long it takes you to get back up and stand on your own two feet. It’s always only the beginning. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old, you must know it. The greatness comes not when the things go always good for you but the greatness comes when you are really tested. When you take some knocks, some disappointments, when sadness comes. Because only if you’ve been in the deepest valley can you ever know how magnificent it […]

ONE PHONE CALL AWAY

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No one wants to die. Even the people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it – Steve Jobs We are just a doctor’s visit away or phone call away from being starkly reminded with the fact of our own mortality or those closest to us. You must know how uncanny it is to suddenly be thrown out of the normal course of your life and just be given a full-time job of not dying or carrying for someone. We […]

FAILURE STORIES EP.08 LES BROWN

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Look at a man the way he is and he only becomes worse, but look at him as if he were what he could be, then he becomes what he should be – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe It’s very important to believe you are the one to do it- Les Brown He was born in an abandoned building, adopted and labeled as educable mentally retarded early in school. His life is a story of perseverance and hustle to get where he is right now.   Label Shortly after being born on the floor of an abandoned building in poor side […]

SLIGHT EDGE

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Based on a Jeff Olson’s ‘The slight egde’   Water or soda? Do you ever have a choice between a glass of water and a glass of soda and you pick the soda because “well if you have a glass of soda today, it’s not like you’re going to wake up overweight and unhealthy tomorrow?”   Paradox That’s basically how we all like to think that somehow, success only comes from doing huge, important things right. We have that big paradox. On one hand, you’re right. The little decision doesn’t really matter. This one decision won’t really affect your health […]

100 DAYS OF CHANGE A MONTH TO REMEMBER

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January is already over and I really wanted to tell you what happened during that 31 days. You might think what could possibly have changed in a single month? Did anything change at all or am I just embellishing reality? Bear with me and you’ll find out. DaybyDay Let’s start with the biggest thing right away. If I could only name one thing that made the biggest difference and gave the best outcomes, without any hesitation I would say scheduling and organizing my day before and after work. This doesn’t sound like anything big but it’s really huge. Scheduling each […]

MINDFULNESS

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Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most – Buddha It’s been a week since I have attended mindfulness workshop and I want to share my feelings with you.    Unbeliever Although mindfulness was quite familiar to me I came to the meeting only because my dear friend Ania was a speaker and coach. In case you missed it, let me tell you few words about Ania. Well, I feel that Ania pushed a countdown button of change in my life. We’ve worked together along one of my best friend Marcin, side by side […]

FAILURE STORIES EP. 07 CHRIS SACCA

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Chris Sacca is as an extremely successful venture capitalist, with stakes in Instagram, Kickstarter, Uber, Twitter, and dozens of other prominent start-ups like Stripe, Lookout and WordPress. He’s widely known from being ranked third on Forbes annual Midas List of tech’s 100 top investors as well as being a recurrent quest on Shark Tank. What is not so familiar is how his incredible journey started. Investing his student loans, making tones of money, losing a lot more and ending up with 4 million in debt.   Student loans Although Chris succeeded in school his entire life, he had no idea […]

YOUR TRUE SELF

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You’re Born an Original, Don’t Die a Copy – John Mason Have you ever lied about an odd hobby you have? Or maybe your job or your position at work? How about your height or weight? Education or maybe are? Or even just avoided putting yourself in a situation in which you knew you were likely to fail? Why did you do that?   The answer I’m going to spare you some time. The short answer is because you were embarrassed. Deep inside you have made a choice that revealing the truth will endanger your want for acceptance. It clearly […]

FAILURE STORIES EP. 06 JIM CARREY

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It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what’s left? – Jim Carey How many of you know Jim Carrey, either from his stand-up comedy or from his many successful films, including Dumb and Dumber, Mask, Liar Liar, The Truman Show, or A Series of Unfortunate Events? When you think of the elements that played the most vital role in his success you would probably mention talent, hard work, luck, maybe patience. You are hundred percent right but there is one more thing you are missing. Bear with to learn what […]

THE CUT OFF

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Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right – Oprah Winfrey January 15th How is your new year coming out so far? How is your plan? How are your resolutions? Are you still working out? Are you still on a diet? Are still learning every day? I know it’s early. Yesterday was January 15th. But you know what that day mean, don’t you? January 15th is the Cut Off. Statistics show that 95 percent of the people that actually made a new year’s resolution, have already broken it by today. And that’s if you […]