• “Here’s Looking at You, Kid”
    Or "Hasta La Vista, Baby."
    “Here’s Looking at You, Kid”

    The latest research shows that if you look a robot in the “eye,” you will display similar reactions as when you look a human in the eye. But trust does not develop in this way.

  • Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick
    Staying Cool at the Penalty Kick

    … and other useful insights from the world of soccer.

  • The Pizza Margherita Method for Self-Fulfillment
    The Pizza Margherita Method for Self-Fulfillment

    Lots of things in life go down the drain. Trite calendar slogans provided by self-help literature won’t help you cope. But what does?

  • In a Two-Person Tent with Richard Branson (and Hannibal Lecter)
    In a Two-Person Tent with Richard Branson (and Hannibal Lecter)

    Creativity is neither “nice” nor “eccentric” – but unpleasant, resistant, and sometimes even lethal. It should be given space, regardless.

  • Life Is Hazardous to Your Health
    Life Is Hazardous to Your Health

    How do I rate risks and chances correctly when it comes to decision-making (even when I am a statistics dummy)?

  • Our World Is Counterintuitive and Exhausting
    Our World Is Counterintuitive and Exhausting

    What saber-toothed tigers and used-cars salespeople have in common. And what that has to do with your brain and better decisions.

  • Why Big Plans Fail
    Why Big Plans Fail

    And how you can do better than Kodak, Kohl and Communism.

  • Become a Chef
    "Monsieur Botcuse, can you hold my beer, s'il vous plaît?!"
    Become a Chef

    If your menu tastes like screws, it must have been the robo-cook.

  • Culture Crash
    Culture Crash

    In a globalized world, we get to know each other across borders and cultural limits. Often, however, we get in our own way and thus limit our options.

  • What’s Important in 2021
    What’s Important in 2021

    2020 will go down in history as a lost cause. What can you do to prevent yourself and your organization from meeting the same fate in 2021?