Miscellaneous

Corona virus might be that salvation we’ve been waiting for

When you say “corona virus” most people get negative associations such as illness, death, panic and food shortage. All of those are of course...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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The Reason I Hate Calls

Imagine this: You just “e-met” someone on LinkedIn, email or Skype and are about to talk about business. Then the other person suddenly says:...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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The misunderstood 15 hour workweek of John Maynard Keynes

The promised 15 hour workweek came, but no one noticed it. In 1930, British economist John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946) predicted that technological change and productivity improvements would...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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The things I learned from the millionaires

Being rich is not quite what you think it is. We all want to become rich and we all have different assumption on what...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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What and why they teached wrong at school

School is not about preparing us to life, it’s about brainwashing us to become an easily controlled citizen. I spend my childhood in Finland...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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If we ever build human reputation program, how should it be done?

The discussion about human reputation program is growing fast. We no longer talk about if it will happen, but when it will happen. China...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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Please learn some manners when communicating online

I’ve been in online business for 10 years and every day I see how badly people behave online. I’m not talking about some fights...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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The Basic Laws of Human Stupidity

by Carlo M. Cipolla, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeleyin Whole Earth Review, Spring 1987 THE FIRST BASIC LAW The First Basic Law of Human...
Guest Writer Guest Writer
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Does Discrimination While Hiring Really Exist or Are Some Candidates Just Imagining It?

I recently read an article about a gay person who claimed that he could not get a job and was not even invited to...
Filip Poutintsev Filip Poutintsev
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