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Stay Positive (The Future Is Bright)


A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes. Mahatma Gandhi

To tell the honest truth, I am much more a realist than a pure optimist. Well, most of the time, I keep pushing myself to be an optimistic realist — one who takes both practical approach and outlook towards life itself with some healthy degree of optimism.

Why we need to be optimistic

All projection on macroeconomic indicators point into the same direction: upward. I just got back from a 2 hour talk by one of Indonesia’s well-known economist, Faisal Basri, who gave a very compelling presentation on how positive the outlook for this beloved country in 2012.

How to ride this wave

There are industries which steadily grow positively above average namely: F & B, Properties and Financial Service. (Hey, glad to be part of the growing industry).

Jokingly, the speaker also said that if you want to be a successful entrepreneur then be in a venture which is still un-regulated by government i.e. internet-based service and the like of it.

I leave it with the quote below from Paulo Coelho from his popular book ‘The Alchemist’ “When you something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it”

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