Kiva and Happiness

This year, I started to embrace Kiva. I regularly loan out $25 monthly to entrepreneurs across the developing world. One reason is that I believe that money can be used to create more wealth, to get people out of poverty. I think these hardworking people of impoverished countries can use the loans that they receive […]

3 Lessons from Mitch Albom’s Time Keeper

I recently finished reading Mitch Albom’s The Time Keeper.  It’s a nice short read with a wonderful message at the heart of it. I’d like to share 3 lessons from it.     3 Big Lessons from the Book 1. Time is the great equalizer. Everyone has 24 hours at their disposal.   (via: http://www.flickr.com/photos/fabiolarebello/)   […]

The 80,000 Day Project

Yesterday, I found out I have around 80,000 days more to live based on the average life expectancy of people in my age range (I’m currently 29). It was an eye-opener, a sobering thought. It also gave me a sense of urgency, that life cannot be postponed. If I intend to achieve my goals, I […]