How to Persuade People

I recently read Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini. It is a short and interesting book. Considering the things happening in Romania in the last weeks I thought it would be a good idea to summarize here some of the ideas from the book. Cialdini talks about 6 Continue reading How to Persuade People

MillyBridal scams customers

Update 12.02.2017: After one month of emails/chats/negotiations we received almost all the money back. I guess it is better than nothing. Iarina thought to buy some things from http://uk.millybridal.org/ (http://millybridal.org is basically the same site) for the wedding. After searching more info about them she decided to cancel the order Continue reading MillyBridal scams customers

Project – The honest Romanian guide

I’ve been thinking about this for a few weeks. Initially I was thinking to open a google document and add things there when I encounter them or when I’m thinking about them. And maybe in time I would have enough of them so I can publish an (e)book. After starting Continue reading Project – The honest Romanian guide

Day 145 – A thought a day challenge

A thought a day – 1 year challenge, 145 days later I’ve always liked writing and I’ve been thinking about creating a blog for some years. The first challenge was that I didn’t know if I will have enough things to write about. Another problem was that I’m lazy and Continue reading Day 145 – A thought a day challenge

Is it time to move away from Facebook?

Probably yes. Privacy is a big problem with Facebook. But we already knew this, since we are the product. Even Zuckerberg doesn’t trust Facebook. Remember this pictures from June? Salim Virani has a really interesting post about this: Get your loved ones off Facebook. And if you have 10-15 minutes, you should Continue reading Is it time to move away from Facebook?