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Quote: “The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is…

Niccolò Machiavelli StatueThis is a series of posts of curated quotes to inspire a more strategic, enlightened and focused way of being – professionally and for life.

[ January 12 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


How to Live Out of a Backpack: Improvised Waterproofing

Survival Go-Bag /// VinjatekThis is a series of posts about ‘how to live out of a backpack’ as a vagabond, minimalist, nomad, expat, traveler or for everyday life as a lifestyle.

[ January 12 2018 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, SURVIVAL


One Simple Thing I’m Doing This Year to Lose a Little Weight

Fruit Shop in Taipei, Taiwan /// VinjatekAlright, I’m not “fat”, but I’ve also never been as fat as I am now. I’ve been too kind to my taste buds this past year and my physique is paying for it.

[ January 09 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE


“My Two Greatest Assets Have Been Mental Stability and Being, Like, Really Smart… and a Very Stable Genius…

Donald Trumps is a Genius /// VinjatekThis is a life tactic post inspired by President Trump’s grandiose defense of his deficient mental acuity as described in the scorching Fire and Fury book.

[ January 06 2018 ]         LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY, QUOTES


Master Time Like an Operative

Casually Tactical Wristgame + Menswear /// VinjatekWe can’t function without the concept of time, it’s all-encompassing, embedded in every aspect of our lives. But we can try harnessing it like a tool.

[ January 03 2018 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


The New Year’s Resolution Solution

Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty in Seoul, Korea /// VinjatekThere’s nothing like a new year to inspire us to marginally reinvent ourselves, but this short-lived motivation is rarely enough to push us through it.

[ January 01 2018 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY


How to Haggle Like a Vagabond

Buying and Eating Cobra Snake in Siem Reap, Cambodia /// VinjatekAs a constantly revolving foreigner, the art of haggling is a most useful skill to master for necessity and practicality. A skill also valuable back at home.

[ December 21 2017 ]         DATA, GUIDES, HACKS, LIFESTYLE, MONEY, TIPS


Vinjabond is Now Vinjatek

Vinjabond is VinjatekThis wasn’t planned or was it ever a consideration, but through a series of unexpected events… Vinjabond is now Vinjatek.

[ December 04 2017 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE


“Nothing in Life is to be Feared, it is Only to be Understood…

Mount Batur Sunrise Trek in Bali, Indonesia /// VinjatekThis sequence of words from a century ago gives us a way to decode personal and rational fears into mere surmountable obstacles.

[ November 14 2017 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY, QUOTES


The Primary Tactic of Seduction

The Primary Tactic of Seduction /// VinjatekOf the many strategies in the artistry of seduction, active listening and mindfulness is most crucial and decisive in this cognitive skillset.

[ November 03 2017 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, THE ART



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