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What I learned when I had my company stolen…

You MUST succeed! You MUST make a lot of money! You MUST be a VIP guest on all awesome parties! You MUST wear the fanciest clothes! Does this sound familiar? If yes – then please, accept my sincere condolences. I know what it feels like, and just how painfully these “must” stab you in the…

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I judge people based on their appearance

I judge and discriminate people based on their appearance. There, I said it. Finally. Honestly, it feels good! I know, I know: it is so wrong! I shouldn’t judge a book by its cover and blah, blah, blah. Well, I must admit there’s some truth in this. Sometimes people may surprise you. The Janitor may…

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Wrong beliefs we have about Serbia and Serbian people

We live busy lives, always trying to compete with time, being blind for everything and everyone around us. Things are so bad lately that we don’t even know who our neighbors are anymore. We don’t know their names, we really know nothing about them, besides perhaps what they look like. The same applies to our…

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Johnny: a very personal story

Johnnie and I are sitting in a fancy sushi restaurant in the capital of Bulgaria and having a chat. At the time he’s my boss and that particular day, he called me at 6 in the early evening, nearly begging me to join him for dinner so he doesn’t have to dine alone. Johnnie is…

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6 expressions you should absolutely never use

Ever heard the saying “You are the stories you tell yourself”? It is so true! Whatever you tell yourself: you’ll end up believing it! This is why it is so important to start telling yourself the right things and STOP using those expressions that won’t do you any favor! I have gathered a collection of…

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Let’s celebrate men who honor international women’s day!

It was just several days before the 8th of March when he said he doesn’t celebrate women’s day. “We should respect women every day” – he said. “Showing appreciation with flowers is a capitalistic invention and I will not be fooled into this.” My 20-something-years-old-self thought this was a legitimate argument so I said nothing.…

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12 things only sisters understand

1. You always have someone to travel with! You’ve heard people telling you that travelling solo is awesome, but you know well that travelling with your sisters beats solo traveling’s little butt. You never need to worry if there will be someone to take a picture of you at these amazing places you go to;…

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13 ways to lose the respect of an intelligent lady

Lets imagine a situation: you met a girl a while ago, went out a couple of times and suddenly she stops returning your calls. Why? Have you ever been rejected by a woman who simply stops answering phone calls or messages? It’s annoying, I know. Especially because it’s hard to understand what has gone wrong,…

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Let me convince you to move abroad

If you’ve always considered relocating to another country for at least several months but never felt brave enough to actually do it read on! This is just for you! I’ve lived as an expat in 2 countries and travelled across several others. Even though nowadays more people travel than ever before, I still get that…

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Being a Napa babe (the chandelier life)

Have you ever listened to Sia’s song “Chandelier”? I am not asking if you’ve heard it, but have you ever LISTENED to it? If you haven’t yet, you absolutely should. The song is a window to the hearts and minds of a zillion millennials. I am not kidding – why did you think it got…

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This guy will be the death of me…

I am looking at him and thinking – this guy will be the death of me. Many have tried before, but I somehow know he’ll succeed. With a huge smile on his face – one you simply cannot argue with – he’s making me do things I never pictured myself doing before. I’m out of breath and…