Own your life, Posts in English

Understanding the difference between what you want and what you need

People often get confused when it comes to understanding this important difference. As a consequence, one might end up having or wishing for something that is no good to him or her. Here is what I think on this topic. Photo by Nita on Pexels.com What you want is linked to your desire Therefore, it… Continue reading Understanding the difference between what you want and what you need

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6 Tips to stay true to yourself

Sounds great, doesn't it? Being able to be you, no matter what happens. Even if most of us will agree on the value of this concept it is often easier said than done. So I wanted to give you 6 easy tips to help you stay true to yourself. Photo by Anny Patterson on Pexels.com… Continue reading 6 Tips to stay true to yourself

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Building on the momentum

I first discovered this notion when I started working. It could be when companies try to build their brand on the momentum, which is a specific event, at a specific time, when the customers' interest for their product is at its peak. Or, during a project in which several teams are involved and managers will… Continue reading Building on the momentum

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When is it the right moment?

I often ask myself these questions: When is it the right moment to act? When should I wait for better conditions to align? I would often convince myself that all the conditions are not reunited in order for me to succeed. So I would wait and wait and wait until the opportunity eventually passed me… Continue reading When is it the right moment?

Posts in English, Thought of the day

On valuing your time

Time is a rare resource or we think it is. We often complain about being "too busy" to do all the things that we want. But the truth is you should value your time and define your priorities. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Indeed, if you are someone punctual you know how it feels to… Continue reading On valuing your time

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7 Reasons why you should travel solo

Traveling solo for the first time was a scary and changing experience for me. You just explore parts of you that you did not even know existed. This is something that will deeply change you in ways that you can't imagine. We are lucky to live in era where one can easily cross the borders… Continue reading 7 Reasons why you should travel solo

Posts in English, Thought of the day

Let it go!

I know it can be difficult to let go of something that you already invested so much time and energy into even when your intuition is telling you it is for the best. Or, you could have trouble accepting the truth and not being in control of everything. I wanted to talk to you about… Continue reading Let it go!

Posts in English, Thought of the day

On finding a work-life balance

This can be so challenging for any human being. Being able to give your 100% at work while nurturing your social life is a brain teaser. Here are three rules that I try to follow to help me balance it all. Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com Working is not all your life Even if your… Continue reading On finding a work-life balance

Notes to my younger self, Posts in English

20 Things you need to do in your early 20s

To follow up with my post on the 20 lessons I have learned in my early 20s, I wanted to give you some advice on the things you should already be doing at this age. Life is short so let's go and don't wait any longer! 1. Be selfish (sometimes) You should come first. Actually,… Continue reading 20 Things you need to do in your early 20s

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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