Kids don’t come with a manual

Kids don’t come with a manual

Last Friday, I was invited to speak about my recent fundraising campaign for the Education Project at the Mercy Centre. We covered what they can learn from those passionate parents I interviewed: How to learn more? How to adjust our environment and adopt new habits to...

How To Build Your Personal Brand

How To Build Your Personal Brand

I’m excited to launch a new course for other startup founders, CTOs, VP of Engineering and tech leads. In this 2-hour-long video course, I’m sharing my learnings, observations, stats, and experiments from (re)building my personal brand. One of the key takeaways is to...

How To Raise Multilingual Kids

How To Raise Multilingual Kids

Here are a few tips from our experience: 1. Move to another country Living in Bangkok significantly helped us to step out of our comfort zone. My son was three months old when we moved here and my daughter was born in a hospital across the street. 2. Introduce native...

Children Stepping Out Of Comfort Zone

Children Stepping Out Of Comfort Zone

“Just buy the tickets and fly tonight,” I suggested to my wife when her relative’s health status worsened, “we’ll manage with the kids, eh, somehow.” It was the first time I was about to stay with our two little children alone for more than half a day—with...

Homeschooling Styles: Not Easy To Pick One

Homeschooling Styles: Not Easy To Pick One

As we plan to start homeschooling our kids next year, we were discussing with my wife which style to choose. Most of them (except the School-at-home) are interesting from one way to another. There doesn’t seem to be any right or wrong way to homeschool. Otherwise, we...

Reading Vertically, Finally!

I started practicing speed-reading months ago. There were lots of ups and downs. My routine was far from daily due to different priorities and a lack of discipline, but I’m happy to report that the effort starts paying off. For the first time, I was able to read a...

Why Do Schools And Strangers Feed My Kids Sugar?

Why Do Schools And Strangers Feed My Kids Sugar?

My son Marko wanted to see the co-working space I joined recently. It was Sunday, great time to get both kids to visit The Work Loft. Usually full of people, but understandably, not that many working on the weekend. A few minutes upon our arrival, someone approached...

Speed-reading Is Not Only For Adults (+video)

Speed-reading Is Not Only For Adults (+video)

I talked to Ashly about speed-reading. What she told me blew my mind! When I interviewed Ashly McGee recently about the early learning methods she used to accelerate the growth of her two daughters (7 and nine years old), she blew my mind when she casually mentioned:...

How To Stop Wasting Time With The TV (+video)

We banned TV for our children 12 months ago. One of the best decisions! What you are and what you become depends on how you use your time. A billionaire and a beggar both have 24 hours every day. (Dr. Myles Munroe) We all are given the same amount of time every single...