So today I wanted to talk to you about a few things which are connected. A lot of us have made a home in Ireland, and a lot of us are young and engaged, either in volunteer work or we have causes who ring close to us at heart. These can range from Animal, LGBTQ* … Continue reading Make your voice heard. Vote!
Currently, there is a huge discussion in Ireland regarding feral youth gangs attacking, robbing, mugging people and destroying public property, without consequences. This has been an ongoing issue for years, but it is becoming more prevalent in the public mind with the rise of delivery drivers for deliveroo, justeat, ubereats on bicycles being attacked. In … Continue reading Feral youth gangs in Dublin – a racist issue or a wider problem?
In many countries especially in the western world, there is at the moment a discussion about Fake news or Luegenpresse. Especially in those European countries in which we have state-funded media. In Ireland RTE, in the UK BBC, and Germany ARD, ZDF, and their derivates, a lot of people do not see any sense any … Continue reading The mythos of the neutral journalist and it’s Supermans and Spidermans fault
If you know me, you're probably aware that I'm a huge advocate for services like Linkedin Learning , Team Treehouse and the likes. I do this besides my Job, my blogging, writing, foto and shortly vlogging endeavors. I do this at my own expense and in my own time. The reason doing this is manifold, there … Continue reading Learning and why a company should actively encourage and enable it for their employees
The short answer will be "Hell, Yes!" Some will be surprised by my stand on this but let me give you a little bit of background: When I was working at LinkedIn, on the first day I joined my team on the floor, I was met with the sentence: “By the way, your Team is … Continue reading Should you give your Team it’s own Brand?
In Ireland, it's a commonly known fact that birth control is rather hard to obtain and even chastised on. It's even worse if you need an abortion. If you have enough money, it's a short flight away and not a big deal, but especially if you're in the lower income brackets, this is a real … Continue reading The fight against abortion and birthcontrols by conservatives is merely a symptom.
I feel like I have to place a disclaimer here because what I am going to write might be offensive to some. Also, in general, I tried to avoid political articles on this blog, so this will be a bit of a test as well. When the BREXIT vote went through, the result did not … Continue reading Why BREXIT is the much needed lifeline for the EU
Especially in Germany, there is still the strong rumor that food in Ireland would be extremely expensive. This seems to be mainly instigated by people who have been on vacation here during the Celtic Tiger or before. In short, it's not true and utter bolloggs. What is true however is that the average quality of … Continue reading Food – Eating in Ireland
If you had a look at my LinkedIn profile, you'd see that I added Entrepreneur there. So why did I do that and how can I do that? You will also notice my career and positions, and you will probably think how he can afford that with these jobs? While not starving or paid badly … Continue reading Entrepeneurship for everyone
Some may know I recently made a job move ( my 3rd switch ) in Ireland and as every time before I ran into issues with revenue here. It is usually easily sorted if you get to the point to sort it, that is. However, anyone you'll speak to here will either experienced himself issues … Continue reading Switching jobs in Ireland – Revenue issues.