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When in Rome, Doing as the Romans Do Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

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I’ve experienced varying degrees of culture shock every time I move to a new country, more than I care to admit. During my first few months in Australia, I expressed my concern to a new friend about encountering a rude character and instead of being consoled, my new friend raised her voice and said to me, “You’re not in England anymore. People here are not concern about politeness.” or something along those lines. Needless to say, I was in disbelief

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10 Most Popular Blog Posts at Life Notes to File

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Most of the posts I’ve written in this blog are based on experiences that I’ve had or stories that others have shared with me. I write about topics that have once been my problem, or they could even be a current dilemma. Every now and again, I check which posts and topics are popular with others. If the post is popular, perhaps something that I’ve written in that post resonated with people. I would like to share with you the

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I Started a YouTube Channel

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A few months ago, I wrote about what will happen when you find your passion. I talked about how you can have many passions. You may even have different passions as you go through the seasons of your life. Each season will be different, and you will be too. I told you about my passion for food, both for making it and eating it. Somehow, I thought that passion was all gone. But when I wrote that post, I said

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Do You Need 1,000 True Fans to Make It?

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1,000 True Fans I came across the idea of the 1,000 true fans a few years back. Since its inception, many continue to talk about this idea, including the likes of Seth Godin, Tim Ferris, and many other thinkers and influencers.   The concept of the 1,000 true fans was introduced by Kevin Kelly in an essay in his blog, originally written in 2008 and has been updated since then. According to Kelly, to make it as a creator and

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What is the Most Important Thing in Life

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I would like to start by asking you to read a question and to take a couple of minutes to ponder the question and your answer to it. The question is this: Is your life complicated? Now that you’ve thought about it, what’s your answer? Is it a “yes” or a “no”? While there may be some who would answer “no” to this, let me make a bold guess that most of you would answer “yes”. Of course, there is

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