Four things you can learn from Thor Heyerdahl

On the 20th anniversary of his death

Four things you can learn from Thor Heyerdahl

4 Min. Thor Heyerdahl, one of the most important explorers, discoverers and adventurers of the 20th century died 20 years ago today. What can you learn from Thor Heyerdahl as an entrepreneur, startup founder, manager, or ambitious human being? From my perspective, there are four main things. Get inspired!

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My family on TV

Filming in Berlin

My family on TV

2 Min. Yesterday a TV crew from WDR interviewed my family about our world travels – and what we learned from them. The feature will be broadcast in the series ‘Family is …?’ in August and will later be available in the ARD media library and on YouTube.

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Valuable concept against doubts

Life hack

Valuable concept against doubts

2 Min. When I tackle a new project and doubt or hesitate, which is often, I repeat this phrase: “Not easy, but humanly possible, so doable.” Like here with a desensitization with a tarantula.

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A redefinition of fear

Changing perspectives

A redefinition of fear

2 Min. Everything starts with a thought. Here’s one: Why not rethink ANGST? And how, pray tell? Let’s start by breaking down ANGST, in this case the word, and then put it together with new, empowering terms – so that a new meaning emerges.

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Keynote at LEADERS NETWORK

Business talk in Hamburg

Keynote at LEADERS NETWORK

2 Min. NEW DATE || I am very much looking forward to my keynote INTO THE UNKNOWN at the Leaders Network on 3 November 2022, 19:00 – 22:00. Around the talk there will be a get-together, Q&A session, flying buffet and networking.

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My personal Top 30 photos

Photo Gallery

My personal Top 30 photos

< 1 Min. My personal favourite photos from over 93,000 travel images in my database. The 28 colour and two black-and-white photos were taken over eleven years, eleven countries with ten lenses on seven cameras.

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Costa Rica – Fliers, frogs, sloths

Where to experience your green miracle

Costa Rica – Fliers, frogs, sloths

20 Min. So small and yet full of records! In relation to its small area, Costa Rica has the highest biodiversity in the world. 99 % of its electricity is generated from renewable sources. And in the prestigious Happy Planet Index for well-being and sustainability, it has been ranked first for years, ahead of 139 countries.

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Costa Rica photo gallery

Colourful eco-paradise

Costa Rica photo gallery

< 1 Min. Shortly before the 2nd lockdown, I take the opportunity for a short escape to Costa Rica. In almost deserted national parks, an exuberant plant and animal world awaits me. A detailed article on my trip will appear in Terra magazine in April 2021.

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