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Discipline Self-Help

4 Keys to Bulletproof Discipline

      1.      The dangers of information overload.  We are wallowing in an unprecedented amount of information and this will just continue to rise. Computer and mobile phone […]

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Feel-good and Motivation Musings Self-Help Thoughts

The Happiness Myth

What is happiness? How can we be happy? Since I am a self-proclaimed self-help books addict, I know that one of the most common topics in the Self-Help world is […]

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Business and Finance Musings Self-Help Success Thoughts

Real Wealth

What is wealth? Material wealth is what I will be talking about here. There will be no shade and metaphors about health being wealth(which is true of course). I want […]

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Meaning and Purpose Musings Self-Help Thoughts

On Death

“To die is to be human and anything human is mentionable.Anything mentionable is manageable.” This is a line uttered by Tom Hanks who played Mr. Rogers in the movie: “A […]

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Musings Self-Help Thoughts Time Mgmt and Productivity

“Idle Time”

I allotted an idle time during weekends, outside of my consumption and creation alternation. Consumption varies between cheat meals, watching sci-fi movies or Netflix series, reading books, etc. Creation time […]

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Musings Self-Help Thoughts Time Mgmt and Productivity

On How We Spend Our Free Time

“When I go out of the house for a walk, uncertain as yet whither I will bend my steps, and submit myself to my instinct to decide for me, I […]

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Feel-good and Motivation Meaning and Purpose Musings Self-Help Work and Career

Don’t Do What You Love

“What the f*ck are you talking about?” Will perhaps be one of the reactions about the title of this article. Because the conventional idea is to do what we love. […]

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Feel-good and Motivation Musings Self-Help Thoughts

On inspiration

Inspiration is rare. I feel it gets more rare as I age. When you get inspired, do you observe how or why? Is it about a certain memory? Is about […]

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Musings Self-Help Success Thoughts

Success is as unique as us

I was talking to a friend a few days ago and out of nowhere I asked her this question: “Bakit ganun, pakiramdam ko, ang tagal ko na sa mundo pero […]

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Book Review Meaning and Purpose Musings Reviews Self-Help Thoughts

On Meaning

In the book, The Power of Meaning, by Emily Esfahani Smith, there are four pillars of meaning provided: belonging, purpose, story-telling and transcendence. Emily is an instructor in positive psychology […]