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Hello, world!

My name is Alexandru, and I live in Bacău, Romania.

I am 33, I have a beautiful 6-year-old girl and a loving wife.

I grew up in a working-class neighborhood on the outskirts of the city, surrounded by friendly neighbors with whom I remained good friends.

As a…

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Let’s say a client unexpectedly proposes a quick deal.

”You can get from this business the same amount you work for in a whole month. Don’t let it slip away!” that person would say.

  1. Would you accept a minor illegality attached to the deal and take that money?
  2. Would you…

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Hotel managers call me long-distance to announce a renovation or a spectacular event — they want to impress me with passion and good intentions, and I cross my fingers to find acceptable reviews.

However, a quick web search shows horrible ratings for their hotels, and I understand that my customers…

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Looking back at the results of my decisions, I see three factors that influenced my decisions: short-term thinking, temporary fear, or my unexpected morning mood.

My good decisions — on the contrary — were taken with courage, strategic thinking, and clarity.

As an entrepreneur and a chess player, to gain…

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“Angels can fly because they can take themselves lightly.” - G. K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

I love meditation with all those refreshing mental pauses.

Meditation improves my mood, liberates my mind from unproductive thoughts, and often has the capacity to heal me.

Because no meditation plan impacted me more than the…

Alexandru Vasai, MPol

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