Systems vs. goals. The system behind my startup interview podcast

Here I walk you through the system that my podcast The.Connecting.Dots.Podcast is based on. What would make this project a success even if it fails? What I like about this question is obviously that you cap the downside and increase the benefits even if the project doesn't succeed in an obvious sense like money or…

Who are modern men in the arena? UFC fighters, not financial advisors

Conor McGregor is a modern man in the arena. He's fighting other men with millions of spectators watching in real time. In his instagram post he's referencing a speech by former US President Theodore Roosevelt that he gave in Paris in 1910. Very eloquently Roosevelt writes about the man in the arena. He earns respect.…

How I went from Philosophy to Marketing – or, how I proved my critics wrong

I know there are a lot of prejudices about studying in the Humanities, especially in Philosophy. But I think with a Humanities degree you can do a lot. You just have to find your own way. Here I want to tell the story of how I went from Philosophy to Marketing, specifically Advertising in 1,5…