Category: Thoughts & Dots

Uhuru Peak

Conquering Uhuru Peak (5895m) at 12 Years Old

At just twelve years old and one month, Dor Geta Popescu climbed Uhuru Peak (5895 meters) in the highest summit on Kibo’s crater rim in Kilimanjaro Mountains. This success make her the youngest Romanian to ever climb this peak. 

Communist jokes

21 Romanian Communist Jokes

Here are some of those communist jokes reflecting the reality of the Romanian people during the communist regime. In some cases, I tried to give you the context of that time, a very brief one.

Opposing communism with humor

Opposing Communism with Humor

Humor was a way of rebellion and survival at the same time. An escape of the mind and soul, a way of coping with all those absurd and restrictions imposed by a communist regime who did not care about its own people.

Adam Grant

Takeaways from the Book ‘Give & Take’ by Adam Grant

There’s no doubt in my mind that”Give & Take” by Adam Grant is one of the best books I’ve read last year. It’s the kind of book anyone paying attention to its own personal development should read. Reading this book, reconfirmed me the old saying that “what goes around comes around”. 

R/GA Bucharest

Life at R/GA Bucharest

R/GA Bucharest – a great bunch of gals and guys passionate about digital, loving to work and have fun together. This short story is about us-what we do, what we love, what kind of colleagues, we would like to bring on board  

Jonathan Shieber Meeting

Meeting Jonathan Shieber

March 6 is no longer just my best friend’s birthday, but also the day I have met Jonathan Shieber and got to know his view of the Romanian startup environment. This short article is about few of the ideas that stayed with me after our talk. 

Spectrum School Constanta

R/GA Bucharest Welcomes Students For A Day of Programming & Robotics

Last week, R/GA Bucharest welcomed the Spectrum Constanta School to the office for a chance to meet a group of students who have expressed an interest and talent for informatics.

Frontend Development Meetup

R/GA Bucharest Partners with TechHub for the First Frontend Development Meetup

It all started in 2013 with 4 R/GA Bucharest guys – Adrian Olaru, Mihnea Belcin, Andrei Rosca and Gabi Totoliciu, who wanted to get in touch with frontend developers in Romania…