Empowering hoovers or how to open-source the creation of ecosystems

Just like traditional entrepreneurs are good at micro-management, macro managers (I call them hoovers) are good at mapping out and organizing entire ecosystems. It’s the children of the next generation, this is the potential that refugees and digital migrants carry within them. They have seen, felt and understood in a very short period of time…

About anger and social explosives

Again and again we witness violence and outbursts of emotion in our society. Burning refugee homes, shot dead policemen, open hostility, rage against politicians, against refugees, against the wealthy, against the lazy – the list could continue forever and it is the result of an extremely dangerous development. In the last few decades, we have…

Home does not stop at national borders

We were lucky here in Germany. Most of us – depending on the generation – saw the light of day in peacetime. In times of prosperity, that much of the world’s population will never experience. For most people on this planet is this, what we in this country view as being almost natural, a fairytale…

That crazy thing called life

How exactly is it with this life? Most of us live day by day their daily routine; do jobs that fulfill them sometimes more, sometimes less. We have chronic lack of time, are always under stress and give us two days a week to rest which we call the weekend. What are we actually running…