Christmas Time: retrospect and new goals

In one week’s time it is Christmas Eve. I can’tbelieve another year is nearly over. Come Christmas is going to be a hard one because it is the first Christmas without our Grandpa. It still hasn’t sunk in completely that he is no longer with us. I am sure it is going to become real Read More

You live and learn. Keep on going.

I am a huge fan of lifelong learning. In my opinion, we should aim for increasing our knowledge and for achievements in our lives. How boring would it be otherwise? I can’t imagine a life without reading about mountaineering, personal development, news in online marketing, social media and many more. I can’t imagine life without Read More

Hang loose – Living a laid-back life

The term “Hang loose” has its origins in Hawaii as a greeting among surfers. It means something like “stay loose”,  “relax” , “it’s cool”.  It comes with a well-known hand gesture, the Shaka. This form of greeting is still used among surfers around the world. And it is also used by skydivers and that’s where Read More

Awaiting a New Year. Inter-Holidays.

After weeks of preparation and gift-shopping marathons the Christmas Holidays are finally over and some of us are sitting at the office again. Still, there is a certain kind of spirit during these days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve. Even in the office it is quiet and peaceful. I don’t mind going to work Read More