Rising above the Context

We’re greatly influenced by surroundings. From our friends to the way we lay out furniture in our rooms everything has an impact on the way we act, react and deal with our life situations. I call these surroundings, generically, contexts. One of the things which constantly fascinates me is how to get over your contexts. … Read more Rising above the Context

Pain Is Unavoidable, Suffering Is Optional

If you’ve never, ever been hurt in your entire life, raise your hand. And leave this blog ASAP, because the following article is not for you. It’s for all the people who got hurt at some point in their lives. And who suffered because of that. Suffering and pain are tied together in our minds. … Read more Pain Is Unavoidable, Suffering Is Optional

7 Ways To Say No

When was the last time when you practiced your “No”‘s? Oh, you don’t practice your “No”‘s? And why is that? Because you’re having a hard time saying “No”? Because you feel a little bit embarrassed by that? Maybe because people will turn their back on you if you dare to say “No”? With all due … Read more 7 Ways To Say No

Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop – Day Two

The second day of the workshop gave us a better Steve (and a lot less jetlagged Dragos, for what matters 🙂 ). There was a visible difference from the first day when Steve had a rather rigid timeline and just a few interaction oasis. It seemed like the first day acted as a trigger for … Read more Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop – Day Two

Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop – Day One

The first day started around 8 AM with registration. Only when I got in the hotel lobby I realized that I didn’t actually know where the workshop is going to take place. I just assumed there has to be some conferences center around and after just  a few minutes of walking in the crowded casino … Read more Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop – Day One

Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop Teaser – Morning Las Vegas

For the last 48 hours I was in Las Vegas where I attend to Steve Pavlina’s Conscious Growth Workshop at Harrah’s hotel, which will start in a few hours. I decided to come earlier because jetlag is not amongst my closest friends, if you know what I mean. And staying on planes for more than … Read more Steve Pavlina Conscious Growth Workshop Teaser – Morning Las Vegas

The First Year Of Blogging – Personal Benefits

Welcome to th final article from the series about my first year of blogging as a business. In this article I will outline the personal benefits of having a personal development blog as a main business. If you came here directly, you may want to have a look at the other articles: The First Year … Read more The First Year Of Blogging – Personal Benefits