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The coronavirus crisis is radically changing the way many people live and work together. getAbstract helps you keep track: We invite you to watch our new live broadcasts on the topics of the hour.

Week 15

04/06 - 04/10

Monday

5 p.m. (CET) / 11 a.m. (ET)

Remote Work

Leadership and Self-Leadership for Remote Workers

Guest:
Patrick Brigger (COO getAbstract) &
Sara Küpfer (Writer)

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Kate Cox

The Future of Work Looks Like Staying Out of the Office

Telecommuting is a win-win-win for employers, workers and society.

Ars Technica
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Tuesday

5 p.m. (CET) / 11 a.m. (ET)

Into the Woods?

What Can Walden Teach Us About Isolation and Self-Reliance?

Guest:
Gundula Stoll
Author

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Henry David Thoreau

Walden; or Life in the Woods

Why not quit the rat race, stretch out next to the water and watch the sun go down?

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Wednesday

5 p.m. (CET) / 11 a.m. (ET)

Economic Crisis

Is This Time Different?

Guest:
Gabriella Deponte
Managing Editor
getAbstract

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Carmen M. Reinhart and Kenneth S. Rogoff

This Time Is Different

A sobering study that will let you know when the financial party is over – again

Princeton University Press
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Thursday

5 p.m. (CET) / 11 a.m. (ET)

Dream On!

Better Sleep, Better Life

Guest:
Linda Wohlfarth
Marketing Manager getAbstract

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Matthew Walker

Why We Sleep

A best-selling neuroscientist describes how sleep affects your health and its role in problem solving and creativity.

Scribner
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Friday

No Session (Good Friday)

Holiday

Due to a Public Holiday There Will Be No Live Session on This Day.

But of course we still have a reading recommendation:

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Homer

Iliad

Alexander the Great wouldn’t go anywhere without his copy of the Iliad. Should you?

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