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Do you like it hard or soft?

Do you like it hard or soft?

Yes I know, the title is a bit misleading! But its all fun and games as long as nobody gets hurt – right? All jokes aside, you’ve heard the expression that many roads lead to Rome. Well, its the same in the world of business… There isn’t just one way to do things, there are

To the Victor go the Spoils

Do you know what is just as important as putting in the hard work? Enjoying the spoils of your victories! Day in and day out you are giving your best to get to where you want to go and if you finally get there, you have to enjoy the moment and compensate yourself for the

Never Stop…

A lot of people ask me how I achieve certain things and the simple answer is that I just never stop. When you are a “9 to 5″ person, there is only so much you can achieve in a day, provided that you are even motivated to achieve something on behalf of your employer. That’s

Hopes & Dreams vs. Doubts & Problems

On your long, challenging path as an entrepreneur, you will frequently come face to face with the ups and downs of life and each time that happens, you have to re-focus and make sure that your mind stays on the right track. We all have hopes and dreams that we work towards. Some are small,

Always Play the Long Game

Something that I’ve always found to be very interesting, is the fact that people don’t look at the future and what their actions can create or destroy. You should play the long game to the best of your abilities, unless you are a one-trick pony. Are you a one-trick pony? I sure hope not! A

The Value of Adversity

In life and in business it is never just smooth sailing and if it is, then it won’t be for long. Fact is, that in most cases, smooth isn’t interesting either. If you look at a tree that is twisted and had to grow left and right to reach the light, you will spend more

The Business of Hope

Our world is a curious place and we are slowly but surely navigating in the wrong direction… If you look at the evolution of our society in an ideological way, I’m sure you’d be scared and worried about how all of this is going to end one day… In line with this evolution there is

Balance! Be quick but take your time…

In almost every culture around the globe there are sayings and stories that suggest that we should go slowly if we want to reach our goals. This applies to all areas of our lives from friendships, to raising children and naturally also to the topic that interests us the most – entrepreneurship. Wisely, and slow.

Its Lonely at the Top…

There are a few thoughts that you need to consider and accept when it comes to your personal progression. I recently watched a movie about a kidnapping of a rich entrepreneur and he said: You either have a lot of money or a lot of friends – you can’t have both. What I’m talking about

The Business of Art 

There are few industries that hold as much value as the art world and its a very intriguing space to be active in. I’ve been in and out of the art business for two decades now and it remains fascinating! I’ve made money and also lost money in this business but in the end I’ve

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