Overcoming conspiracy and crisis

When conspiracy theories and rumors are on the rise Since 2016, the number of people who believe what they want has increased dramatically. Some of us have become fact-resistant. As we are dealing with the impact of the coronavirus, the world has become quieter in some places much louder in others. Telling rumors and conspiracies, […]

The danger of the obvious

Communication has more aspects than spoken words and words have more dimensions than "right" and "wrong." We should pay attention to the obvious. It saves a lot of time and energy to acknowledge what is right in front of you. However, we shouldn’t give the obvious too much importance. Perhaps the color of the wrap […]

Gender Equality in Business

They came on planes from all over the world to the corporate meeting in London. The air reeked from excitement and fear (the typical perfume of M&A.) We were hundreds and hundreds of people and the different tongues united to a noise bouquet that reminded me of a busy beehive. Is my job safe? Can […]

I will not allow that you feel alone any longer

This letter is for you.
I want you to know that I will not allow that you feel alone. You won't feel ignored or abused anymore. I will not allow that you feel alone because you deserve as many good things as everyone else - just because you exist. You deserve it because you matter.

"Ligue de LOL" Not your typical troll

The cyber mobbing clique "Ligue de LOL" is a group of French journalists, influencers, and marketers who coordinated their violent cyber mobbing attacks (mostly on women) via their Facebook group Wait, did I say "not your typical troll?" Is there such a thing as a "typical troll?" A pimply, lonely teenager in the basement? What […]

The perfect digital world
Ethical Consumerism – Positive Buyers Demand More For Their Buck

This is the first part of a weekly series about ethical consumerism. Part 1 - Good Customer, Bad Customer Buy to save the world It's such an interesting and simple idea: With our dollars, we can change the world. But why is the movement not growing? Why are factory workers still being exploited? Why don't […]

Why anonymity destroys freedom of expression

Who still believes the internet is free and uncontrollable must be rather naive. Our freedom of expression is in grave danger. You might think I am referring to sinister secret services, conspiracy theorists, or radical extremists from left and right. No. I am referring to the people who are out of control. I am speaking […]

How to turn good people evil

Were you surprised when White House officials first referred to refugees and immigrants as "animals infesting our country"? Or are you already used to the dehumanizing wording? Did you cry when you thought about the drugged children in cages? Or do you feel it's their own fault? I am sure you have asked yourself how […]

The "Body Positivity" Misconception

What's wrong about "end body shaming" I wanted to write this short post on the misunderstanding about body positivity and body shaming for a while now. My intention could not be farther from hurting anyone's feelings. I hope I will succeed. The topic has potential to polarize and leaves room for misunderstanding. Shaming vs Body […]