The Origin Of All Problems (And How To Become Future Proof)

“Our brain are battlefields between our nature and our nurture.”

 

Life = struggle.

Life was never meant to be happy, life was meant to be effective.

We live in a lovy-dovy fairy-tale world where we try to twist our animalistic nature with sugar-coated social narratives.

Sorry to be so dramatic – but it’s quite true.

  • “Every boy can find the right girl”
  • “Sugar isn’t bad in moderation”
  • “Marriage can work … Read More

My Goal Review (Q1 2015)

Alright, three months into 2015 – It’s that time of the month again!

Reflection time.

Yup

Why?

What these reflections allow me to do is take a step back to really evaluate where I’m going with my life. It also clarifies my priorities since in daily tasks it’s easy to lose the bigger picture of what’s truly important.

By doing this I can start to see what has been working lately and … Read More

The 5 Books You Should Read Before You’re Born

Reading books is cool – They allow you to learn from other peoples’ mistakes and improve your life quality exponentially.

Yet there’s an abundance in non-fiction/self-improvement literature these days. It’s easy to become overwhelmed by the never-ending supply of “must-have” books.

Here’s my personal top five that will dramatically improve the quality of your life.

Just five – that’s all.

These are ones that I keep returning to, the ones … Read More

The Shocking Truth About Introverts And “Natural” Talent

I’ve been mindfucking myself lately.

Seriously.

I’ve been searching continuously for my personal strengths that I could develop into “my life’s work”. Something I had an inborn talent for that would give me a biological advantage over others.

I’ve done the MBTI-test, Clifton strengthsfinders, DISC-assessment, enneagram and tons of introspection to find that illusive pot of gold – which was nowhere to be found.

The whole … Read More

The 67 Steps by Tai Lopez (REVIEW)

What is The “67 Steps” Program?

The last couple of months I’ve stumbled upon something I’ve never come across before on the internet..

It’s a video course where Tai Lopez (An investor, entrepreneur and author) talks about 67 important lessons he learned throughout his life.

By balancing your health, your wealth and your social life you’ll reach a state of eudaimonia. Which is a fancy word for “excellent life quality” – … Read More

The Ultimate Guide For Optimal Learning And Accelerating Your Life

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” – Alvin Toffler

 

I’ve always hated learning in school. Hated it with a passion.

Math, Chemistry, Physics, …

Oh! and ESPECIALLY literacy. 

Ugh..

Reading? Me?

Not in a million years would I touch a book! Let alone like it…

Now?

It’s all I do practically.

In school … Read More

The 80/20 YOLO-Rule: How To Balance Stoicism vs Epicureanism

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

 

I recently stumbled upon this article called “the top five regrets of the dying” and was wondering how many people are using this as a checklist by which they’re shaping their life.

Here’s a quick overview;

  • I … Read More