One Man’s Impact in the World

Silhouette of a man, before a sunrise

Some days it’s easy to undermine our impact in this world, especially when we’re just one person living in a world of 7 billion people. Yet, each and everyone of us has an impact on the world by virtue of living in it. Even when we think that we’re just quietly living out our life and being...

16 Things Successful People Do at the Start of Every Workday [Infographic]

16 Things Successful People Do at the Beginning of Every Workday [Infographic]

Successful people have certain common routines and habits that they follow daily. Today’s infographic shares 16 common things that successful people do at the start of every workday: My favorite ones are saying no (#11), helping others (#9), stretching and moving around (#5), and being grateful (#16). Just saying no has helped me regain hundreds...

The Difference Between Profit and Value

Green fronds

There comes a time when we need to think about the weight of profit vs. value in what we do. Many of the decisions made in today’s world are based on profit, not value. Even when value is considered, it’s done so as a subset of profit. For example, if value is truly the driver, there wouldn’t be so...

Meet the Man Who Saved 160 People From Suicide

Don Ritchie

Today I want to share someone inspiring with you. 🙂 His name is Don Ritchie and he had saved 160 lives in his lifetime — that’s just the official estimate. The real number is said to be 400 according to his family. How did he do that? Don happened to live near The Gap, an ocean cliff at...

Living in Ubud, Others: Insects, Language, Internet Speed, and More (Conclusion)

Gecko/Lizard

This is a 5-part travel series on Ubud where I share things to note as a traveler living in Ubud and how to make the best out of your trip here. Living in Ubud Series: Introduction, Visa, Accommodation Environment: Nature, Climate, Villages, Animals Transport: Scooters, Taxis, Go-Jek Food: Amazing Vegan Food, Vegetarian Restaurant Reviews Others: Insects, Language,...

Living in Ubud, Food: Amazing Vegan Food, Vegetarian Restaurant Reviews

Ubud: Warung Sopa Nasi Campur

This is a 5-part travel series on Ubud where I share things to note as a traveler living in Ubud and how to make the best out of your trip here. Living in Ubud Series: Introduction, Visa, Accommodation Environment: Nature, Climate, Villages, Animals Transport: Scooters, Taxis, Go-Jek Food: Amazing Vegan Food, Vegetarian Restaurant Reviews Others: Insects, Language,...