Books! This has been a big part of my life the last couple of years, especially because I suck at reading and used to take so much pride in never reading the book in school and still passing the exam. But this is no longer school, this is life, and reading is starting to feel kind of important Read more
One of my goals this year was to try and read more. I never read. Before this year I’d read maybe five books since high school. I read a couple last year, but this year the challenge was to make reading a habit. Why? Because it’s the advice that keeps coming up again and again. As Read more
I hear about this book ALL THE EFFING TIME. Even today, nine years after its release, girls on the road are still talking about it. And of course, whenever I’m in the conversation, I tend to join the hater’s camp, even though I’ve neither read the book nor seen the movie. I Read more
When you can travel for nearly free, you have a lot more freedom than when you’re stuck at home. Even if there’s just one place in the world that you’d like to visit, travel hacking with Frequent Flyer miles can get you there within a year. Read More “Book review: Frequent Flyer Master by Chris Guillebeau”
“My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer,” the boy told the alchemist one night as they looked up at the moonless sky.
“Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams.” Read More “Book Review: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho”
“Imagine handing a letter to your boss that reads, “Dear Boss, I’m writing to let you know that your services are no longer required. Thanks for everything, but I’ll be doing things my own way now.”
Imagine that today is your final day of working for anyone other than yourself. What if—very soon, not in some distant, undefined future—you prepare for work by firing up a laptop Read More “Book Review: The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau”