How to cool down and understand negative feelings

Feb 12th, 2016 Articles

Did it ever occur to you why people get angry? frustrated? feel helpless and all these other negative emotions? It is mostly because of certain factors, at that time, that invoked those emotions. We all understand that, but most commonly people get trapped in those emotions that result in negative situations, and thus a negative life. I’ll try to explain how to deal with such…

Accelerate your learning for new languages

Feb 5th, 2016 Articles

Disclaimer Nothing is scientifically approved here (or I didn’t research it to be specific). This is my own experience and it worked with me and many of my friends.   This article is rather a maniac one. I completely improvised and used this technique on myself long time ago to accelerate my learning of Japanese. To get to the point: the fastest way to learn how…

Why I won the speech contest

Jan 15th, 2016 Articles

“次はアーリフ・ムタズさんです。「名前珍しいですね!」というタイトルです” (Next up is Mutaz Arif, the title is “your name is pretty rare!”) The hall went silent. More than 100 pair of eyes are starring at me as I steadily walk toward the podium. I momentarily give no shit about the audience and setup my iPad and the mic so I can have a smooth speech. I decided I should go army style so I…