Assertively Dealing with Manipulation, an Example

When I Say No, I Feel Guilty by Manuel J. Smith has become one of my all-time favorite books. This book is like a vaccine against manipulation. I’m so grateful to my instinctual attraction to this book despite it not being popular nor new or anything. One of those rare books that are truly undervalued. … Read moreAssertively Dealing with Manipulation, an Example

The Accountability Mirror

I want to introduce a very powerful self-improvement concept with the following chapters from the book Can’t Hurt Me, from David Goggins. In fact, this might be the most powerful/no bullshit concept ever. I showed up on her doorstep later that day with my stomach growling. I didn’t ask for forgiveness and she didn’t demand … Read moreThe Accountability Mirror

Dual mindsets of Billionaires — Book Excerpt from The Self-made Billionaire Effect

This is a book excerpt from the book The Self-made Billionaire Effect by John Sviokla. The book caught my attention first when I saw an interview with Tai Lopez and GaryVee. Tai mentioned this book when Gary explained how he lives by seemingly contradictory principles like patience and an urgent drive to act. Being egotistical … Read moreDual mindsets of Billionaires — Book Excerpt from The Self-made Billionaire Effect

Collect Mikrotik RouterOS Logs with Rsyslog

Logs are useful, I’d even say the most important thing for Sysadmins and Network Admins and often Developers also. So I’m surprised why I took so long to implement a central log collection for my network. I use Mikrotik which Operating System is called RouterOS. In RouterOS you go to System > Logging to configure … Read moreCollect Mikrotik RouterOS Logs with Rsyslog

How to Win at the Sport of Business — Summary

I’ve never really followed Mark Cuban, but somehow my instinct told me I should read his book that I had bought about 3 years ago. The book did not disappoint me. I love the succinct and practical no-nonsense approach Mark has. Here are the most important lessons from his book. Dream about the future you … Read moreHow to Win at the Sport of Business — Summary