I was in Hanoi. Definitely not a good place for daygame, or any game that doesn’t involve drunk backpackers in flip flops (can British people actually get tanned or they only get red like shrimps?), motorbike accidents and/or vietnamese girls. And it’s raining all the time, at least in May/June. I’m sure its a good … Continue reading Be the Last One to Die
9 to 5 people have an edge over the rest: They check in at 9. They check out at 5. They don’t have to worry about work outside of that schedule. They get holidays. They can go home to a loving wife and great kids and chill for the rest of the afternoon, everyday. If … Continue reading There’s no need to work 12 hours a day.
There are two kinds of people in this world. First handers, and the rest. A first hander looks for the source. A first hander doesn't rely on external solutions. A first hander is in constant, direct touch with reality. Even when it hurts. Specially when it hurts. A first hander experiences Life first hand. Here are … Continue reading Be a first hander – To a New Life II
Age of Empires II is the best video game ever invented. All categories. Hands down. It launched in 1999 and it is still relevant in the international gamers community. Yes: people have been playing this video game for almost 20 years. For those of you who are new to life, it’s an strategy based game (think … Continue reading Be a Mongol – Military Strategy Applied to Game and Business
Do you remember the movie Into the Wild? Thoreau's essays like Walden "Life in the Woods"? Eddie Vedder's songs? Picture in your mind all these concepts for a second. The photography of the movie, the melancholic tunes, longing for a life away from civilization. Maybe you imagine yourself backpacking in Nepal or chilling in some … Continue reading The Messages You Buy
Time is a powerful tool. It gives you a feeling of investment. We all fear "wasted time". We all go through "hard times". And we all enjoy the "good times". People you've seen all the kind of times with you tend to form a powerful bond with. It really doesn't matter if you never considered … Continue reading Be there for Him (or how to use Time as a seduction tool)
The Italian Job After a kiss close in a bar, and two dates escalating (once in the bed) in a two months an a half period + 2 or 3 10 minutes phone calls and a total of 10 texts: Italian Waitress (dramatic, emotional, after a 2-3 weeks silence): Hello Kaw. I know you were … Continue reading Women Example of TeXting #1 – Keep It Cool (2 minutes)