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One Red Paperclip

A tale of optimism and possibilities If you seek inspiration, read “One Red Paperclip”. This is such a great story! Kyle MacDonald made 14 barters in 2005/2006. He started with a red paperclip and ended owning a real house. His writing style is witty. The book is full of funny self-reflection. What I like most […]

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Write your own book

In 2013 I spent a lot of time on my book. With the main focus on design I wrote a book about business cards. The subject of the book is the field of my profession, but the whole process I went through turned out to have a huge impact on my personal development. What I […]

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do not wait

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Procrastination is tempting, don’t you think? Whenever I am afraid to do something like calling an unknown person or starting a design job, all of a sudden there are a bunch of more important tasks to do like cleaning out my desk or tidying the bedroom. I read this quote: “Don’t wait. The time will […]

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it is never too late

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Don’t ever think it’s too late to be happy or that it is too late to change yourself. Life is a continuous proces and a very enjoyable one There has been a time I fell into the trap of thinking everything was too late. It didn’t make me happy. Developing myself and taking my life […]

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nothing is impossible

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At times it’s hard to see all the possibilities. But they are there, believe me. This quote is great for times like that. Nothing is IMPOSSIBLE. 🙂

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To inspire someone Fifteen years after meeting her for the first time, she told me what an inspiration I had been back then. She looked up to me and took me, a female entrepreneur, as her example. I never knew that I inspired a fellow graphic designer this way. I was touched and grateful to […]

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