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10 Books that changed my vision of life

Books are a reflection of our lives and the society we live in. They make us laugh, cry, question our principles and prejudices. Sometimes, they have the key we are waiting for to unlock our knowledge and move forward. In this article, I present you with 10 books that have influenced and given me a… Continue reading 10 Books that changed my vision of life

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Why you need to L.E.A.R.N?

One often says that life is a journey in which each step towards the finish line counts. Fair enough! But how am I supposed to enjoy all the obstacles and set-backs that seem to be keeping me from reaching my goals as fast as possible? I wanted to give you my tip on the matter… Continue reading Why you need to L.E.A.R.N?

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7 Steps to trust yourself

We call it self trust, self confidence. It refers to this feature that some people have which seems to make them look fearless and unstoppable. I think we are all afraid of some things. One of them being failure. So here are 7 steps you could take to build self trust. Photo de Lum3n.com sur… Continue reading 7 Steps to trust yourself

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My Why and how to find it

What is your purpose in this life? Tough question. Also because the answer differs from a person to another but I wanted to give you clues to help you find yours. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com To find your why ask yourself these 5 questions. 1. What I feel comfortable doing You know yourself the… Continue reading My Why and how to find it

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My 10 favorite (English) podcasts

When you don't have time to read, podcasts are a good way not only to know what is happening in the world but also to learn new skills. Here is a list of my favorite English podcasts channels. 1. Digital Planet: to keep you up to date on digital trends around the world. 2. The… Continue reading My 10 favorite (English) podcasts

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6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people

They are called Fulani, Fulbé, Peuhl and are a proud nomad people. Experienced breeders and travelers, they are scattered in different tribes and countries in West Africa, each with their own aadaaji (i.e. customs, traditions in Fulah). As a Fulani, here are the lessons I think this culture taught me. 1. Be proud of who… Continue reading 6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people

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Why and when to resign?

This is not an easy topic to address, especially when you are at the very beginning of your professional life. A friend recently asked me: what are the "right" reasons for resigning? What is, so to speak, the line that should not be crossed when you are unhappy at work? I share my take on the subject based… Continue reading Why and when to resign?

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The day I decided to take action

Back from my solo trip in Berlin, I find myself anguished about the next step: darn it, I don’t have any more planned holidays or projects to help me navigate through the daily routine of my office job. There is only one thing left for me to do: (re)take the time to think about my personal… Continue reading The day I decided to take action