I’m sure you know this feeling when you are working on a project or searching for THE ONE idea. After hours of researching, combining and trying, you suddenly feel that you got it! After a few thoughts you often realize that it wasn’t the one and you have to try harder. But this special moment when I think I got it, always makes me fly.
A few days ago I had a conversation with a friend about the horrible situation in Syria and Iraq and how it all began. We had an intense discussion about the role of social media in starting a revolution. I had this picture in my mind while we were talking.
Talking about money, career and business 24/7.
When I was a little boy, this toy was my favorite one. The Nintendo Game Boy opened a whole new world for most of the children’s in my generation. A few pixels and four grey tones created monsters, fantastic places and unique atmospheres. Today, when I switch on the little grey button and see the Nintendo logo smoothly floating down to the middle of the display and stopping with that typical sound, I feel like 12 years old again.
In 2011 I traveled to the other side of the world and visited Australia and various countries in Asia (you can find more about the trip here). When you are on your own for several months, you feel homesick from time to time. What really helped was my MP3-Player with all my favorite music. When I listened to the songs I immediately felt better and closer to my family, friends and home…
These new free-to-play games on my iPhone are like time machines: Once I start playing, an hour seems like a minute.
I think I watched too much TV last weekend and didn’t do anything useful. On the other side, this waste of time usually gives me a push for the upcoming week. So in the end, it may not be so meaningless…