• Education

    It’s better to suffer now than later

    Most of the time we feel bad when we are being rejected. In relationship, at work or wherever. We start to suffer and feel sorry for ourselves. Since the effect is so strong the person who should reject, he would rather avoid it than facing it. He feels bad and doesn’t want to hurt another people. It might sound good but this is one the most terrible things that we do to each other. Because it creates so many misunderstanding. Here is one example to it: I teach personal finance at a non-profit organization, called Invisible University and since our trainings are free for participants, they don’t always come. We…

  • Education

    Are the school subjects useless?

    Yesterday I met one of my student. While we were talking he asked me a question. “Do you think if History is useless?” “No.” – I answered shortly and he was surprised by it. “Why?” – he asked me again. “Because if you don’t know a history of a country, you can’t understand its people.” – I saw the acknowledgment in his eyes, that he found sense in the answer. He reminded me about my past when as a young school girl I asked myself the same thing. “Why do I need to go to school? Why do I need to study this?” I even told myself I would never…