What Would Our World Look Like Without Innovation?

Technology is fundamental to every business in the world today. Every piece of equipment, tool or machinery used by a business no matter how little it may appear, is designed for a specific purpose. That purpose is the force behind the creation of that piece of technology; and the equipment or machinery is the embodiment…

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Innovation as a Core Competency

Have you ever imagined living in the world during those crude times when there was no technology? Try to roll back the wheels of your memory to as early back a point in time as you can possibly remember. Right there; you must be seeing no smartphones, no ATM machines, no mobile banking, no fast…

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Are You More Than Just a Monkey?

Have you ever heard of The Monkey Experiment? Regardless if this experiment was ever done or not, it is an important mind exercise to learn about human behaviour when it comes to our work environment. Many people have ‘A-HA’ moments during our work day. We suddenly think to ourselves that this process could be done faster, or that…

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People say I can’t be Trusted

On the other hand, I don’t really trust other people. And when I do, I get fucked – and then realize that I should not trust anyone anymore. Trust is on the decline, no doubt about it. Many people say that we should rebuild it for making our world a better place. Philosopher Onora O’Neill…

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Are you able to charge anyone $ 2.00 for a hug?

Seriously.. are you? Let’s think about this for a moment shall we?! If I were to ask you to take a big sign that says “HUGS for $ 2.00”, go down town and sell hugs for 1 hour. How much do you think you’ll make? Let’s make the challenge even harder. There is another guy…

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How is The Ku Klux Klan like a Group of Real-Estate Agents?

In My Post Why Do Drug Dealers Still Live with Their Moms? I described a great book titled Freakonomics by Steven Levitt I found on a bench close to my apartment. Chapter 2 in this book deals with how Real Estate agents and the Ku Klux Klan are similar. It goes on to say that…

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Rent a Cat for 5 €

Yes yes.. rent a cat not a car for 5 Euro My fiancée and I have been to a dream vacation in Santorini a few months ago. While we were walking the romantic streets of Oia we came across this sign   This was a small cave-book-store. I asked the owner if we could really…