Category Archives: Motivation


Remember the Marshmallows

In the famous Stanford experiment, researchers promised a second marshmallow to young children, if they didn’t eat their first one for fifteen minutes. The children who were able to delay gratification had greater success later in their lives. The marshmallow experiment is a challenge for children and a great metaphor for adults. The ability to […]


How to Live the Life You Truly Desire

Do you wonder who has determined your Lifestyle, Relationships, Level of happiness, Income, Job, The place you live, And your impact on the world? Think about it for a second. Was it your conscious choice which lifestyle you wanted to live? Did you consciously choose your job and income? Did you decide carefully on your […]

Burak Bilgin

Software developer with a Ph.D. and 15 years of experience. I write daily on personal development and life lessons. Sign up to my email newsletter to receive a weekly roundup of my latest posts.