The art of letting go

We are convinced that if we hold on to something, we get to control it. Detachment is unflatteringly associated with loss, therefore pain. We tend to falsely assume that once we let go of the control, of a relationship, of a dream, we lose it forever. When in fact it is quite the opposite. OnceContinue reading “The art of letting go”

Tell me how hard you work, and I will tell you how much you are worth.

Today’s culture appears to be driven by the need to define ourselves and our purpose of living through hard work. Sacrificing time with our families, time spent on our pleasures in the name of some imaginary pedestal described by society became a new trend.  We have been raised in the world of monuments ranking sufferingContinue reading “Tell me how hard you work, and I will tell you how much you are worth.”

How to use uncertainty to your advantage?

It seems a pervasive approach to expect the unexpected, to refrain from making plans. Yet today, more than ever, one can stumble upon articles, self-help books emphasizing the importance of setting goals. Our lives have evolved substantially, as one would like to say into more complexed times. However, I would like to use the termContinue reading “How to use uncertainty to your advantage?”