I start my day with an hour of walking Ezra, my husky puppy. It’s a great way to start each day, it gives me some very precious quiet time or the break I need to listen to some podcast episodes. Sometimes, we run into people. They’re all very excited to see Ezra, since he’s a […]

I knew there was a name for it, I thought, when I heard Yaro Starak mention it on The CEO Library podcastThe CEO Library podcast (by the way, there are plenty of other great episodes and articles, check them out). Yarak did a great job explaining how this plays out in most cases, for most entrepreneurs. […]

Lately, I find myself thinking about Ryan Holiday’s book, Ego is the Enemy, a lot. I forgot what starting from nothing feels like. And not because it’s been so long ago that I went through this phase, but because we, I, tend to suppress those unpleasant memories and focus on the good times. I forgot how […]

Last year, I was invited to speak at the inaugural edition of Fuckup Nights Timisoara. I immediately accepted, since I already knew about this concept. Plus, it always felt more genuine to me to talk about my failures, fuckups, than my successes. Not because I tend to focus on these more, as we all do […]

The last time I wrote on my own site was in September 2009. Back then, I wrote about things worth doing (in Romanian), after which I have stopped writing. Maybe I thought it wasn’t worth doing anymore? Since then, I opted to write occasionally on other platforms, such as Medium and Linkedin. On Medium, I […]