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.…

More computer skills should be taught at schools. Here are my suggestions

This article is part of a series of blog posts that I wrote feeling inspired by my podcast conversation with Fabrizio Gramuglio about AI, VR and Brain-Computer-Interface (TCDP #28). In the world of world wide web knowing facts is not that important anymore. Anybody can easily google any information. You don't even have to type…

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…