Being on Target

Motivation. What is it, where does it come from, and where does it go? (Editor’s note. This post does not try to answer this..you have to find the answer yourself). I am currently in a semi-motivated phase. At times I have been unmotivated, unmoved, and uninspired. I like to think of those times as recharging…

Rounding up money

Something else that has recently made me say “wait a minute!” is related to the practice that stores have of rounding up (or down?)  the final price of a bill.  This is most apparent when you are food shopping. The advertised price, for example, for a pre-made lunch at Coop is 59.90 kr. But there…

Identity Theft

One of the most difficult things to adjust to in Sweden is the feeling that someone could steal my identity at any time. That is because I come from a country and profession that has instilled the need to protect your personal information. That starts with your birthdate. Here in Sweden, everyone knows how old…