Author: Roman Russo

Goals, Growth, & Happiness, Psychology Of Happiness

Why Mature People Don’t Obsess Over Naked Bodies

"Everyone here is dressed in bikinis!” - This was my first reaction when I just arrived to a warm paradise island in Thailand called Koh Phi Phi. I just landed from a colder climate and the middle of the winter in Netherlands where an idea of seeing a semi-naked people on a street was preposterous, and now they were everywhere.…read more
Consumption & Happiness

Crowdfunding: Another Platform With Backwards Promise

I constantly see people get excited about different products that come from Crowd Funding Platforms such as … I ask myself “why”? I must be one of the biggest DISbelievers in value of crowdfunding. The reason is simply. So far they have not produced anything that anyone can consider a MUST. Checking the list of “10 most crowdfunded projects” (see…read more
Consumption & Happiness

Facebook Manifesto – 10 Step For Using Facebook So It Doesn’t Use You

On average, people are estimated to up to 40 minutes per day using Facebook (FB). Regardless of how many minutes a person actually spends browsing Facebook and how long Facebook stays open in a browser, most people will agree that this time could be better spent by doing something more productive. Thus, to get some extra time for work, study,…read more
Consumption & Happiness

Should I Get a Tattoo? Discovering Psychology Behind Every Tattoo

Walking down the streets of the world I constantly run into tattoo shops or people with tattoos, which makes me wonder whether I should get one too. Reasons to Get Tattoos As getting tattoo usually requires more thought than buying a coffee, I often wonder what are the reasons people get tattoos. After asking around people who have tattoos I…read more
Goals, Growth, & Happiness, Psychology Of Happiness

How I Speak 8 Languages? And You Can Learn Them Too

At the age of 9 years old I made a short list of everything I wanted to achieve in my life, including all the languages I wanted to learn. I wrote down 8 languages including: French Spanish Portuguese Italian English Russian Dutch German At age of 25 I’ve updated my CV “language section” with 8th languages whereas I had all…read more