Yesterday I was at the CEO Belgrade conference. One of the questions was “Are successful people born or made?” and I asked myself the same question. Every person, and especially every entrepreneur, should embrace failure with open arms. It is only through failure that we learn. Many of the world’s finest minds have learned this the […]
It was March 7 2014, 7am, early morning at Tiršova (Children’s Hospital) in Belgrade. I still remember our conversation: – Do you want me to come inside with you? – No, it’s fine, wait for me here. 10 minutes later my brother went out. – What did doctor say? – He said I have cancer.
Trello is the easy, free, flexible, and visual way to manage your projects and organize anything.
The study, by Microsoft, showed the average human attention span has fallen from 12 seconds in 2000, or around the time the mobile revolution began, to eight seconds. Goldfish, meanwhile, are believed to have an attention span of nine seconds. – Source
“I spend most of my time thinking about how to connect the world and serve our community better, but a lot of that time isn’t in our office or meeting with people or doing what you’d call real work. I take a lot of time just to read and think about things by myself.” ―Mark […]
Recently I was asked to reply in 5 sentences what AIESEC brought to me. It was actually very interesting, to summarize 5 years of my experience in 5 sentences, however I did it and decided to share it in this post.
No two persons ever read the same book – Edmund Wilson Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself – Angela Carter That is exactly the reason why Devana Technologies created the Key Takeaways blog.
Ok, you finished your faculty and you are looking for your first job, or professional internship. So, what are you actually looking for? What are the key factors that influence your decision and your motivation? Unfortunately, most of my friends don’t know to answer this question when I ask them. I tried to summarize my […]
I shared with you how I use my Twitter account for keeping my knowledge. Now I want to share with you how you can schedule your social media posts and as the official website says – When you want to schedule posts for later, use Buffer.
Recently I shared with you my favorite apps / blogs / portals that I use for continuous learning. When you read some cool blog post, you may want to keep it somewhere. Notebook is not the perfect choice, so I will share with you how I use Twitter for it.
When you are studying (at your faculty), usually you think that it is preparing you great for a real life (at least if you are from Serbia). However, when you come on your first job, you receive a real slap and the reality check may hurt. That is why I consider continuous learning crucial for […]
At the very beginning of my new leadership experience, I tried to understand each team member and the current state of my team. There is a huge difference between a team and a group of individuals, so I had to understand where are my members.
Today is the last day of my MCP term. If you are not familiar with what that means, that’s completely fine. I am finishing my term for being the President of AIESEC in Serbia. With the year behind me and the opportunity to lead an organization of 400 people, at 24 years old, this was for […]
Does it happen so often to you to have billion of things to do and you catch yourself feeling too nervous? I tested this method in previous days and it actually worked for me.
“I am scared. Sometimes I dream that everything is dark around me and that I don’t exist anymore, people are posting on my FB wall, I am laying and everyone is crying around me. But I snap out of it quickly. It doesn’t last for a long time. And when I think that I’m waking […]
Recently I had a chance to read a post about Serbian students from abroad “We will come back to Serbia if the situation gets better”. No offending, but I have to say that these types of texts always hurt me. I was talking a lot of times about two types of people that I distinct […]