"Follow your passion" is bad advice!

As a kid, I envied other kids who knew what the wanted to do with their lives. On the other hand, I had no ideas on what profession to follow. To be honest, I started my bachelors in economics because I had no clue in which direction to go. And…

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What is it like to work in a startup?

From time to time, people ask me what it is like to work in a startup. Therefore, I decided to dedicate this article to the following question(s): What it is like to work in a startup? Besides that, I'd like to eliminate some prejudices which exist. What is a…

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Welcome to TwentySomethings

Hi and welcome to TWENTYsomethings 👋 Today, I'd like to give you some glimpse behind the scenes of TWENTYsomethings, and why I started this blog. What is TWENTYsomethings? TWENTYsomethings is a blog dedicated to all people living in their twenties (if you're older or younger: I'll make an exception for you…

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Why I enjoy commuting two hours per day.

If you don't know me, you probably think right now that I'm crazy. Because who enjoys commuting two hours a day? Really who does? Well, here's the answer: I do. Don't get me wrong, there are lots of drawbacks when commuting to work every day. The drawbacks of a long…

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