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Standpoint

The magazine for people with profile.

The journal for decision-makers who expect more from themselves.

2018

Freedom
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Freedom
An expression of will or scope for action

Free is who can do what he wants. This is how freedom is usually defined. But this is only one side of all freedom.

Integrity
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Integrity
Between Role and Personality

If you have integrity and are perceived as being of integrity, you have advantages in many places due to the advance that is paid to you. 

Happiness
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Happiness
About performance or pleasure?

Knowing the drivers means being able to motivate. For Aristotle, all people want to be happy in the end. But how do you achieve this?

Innovation
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Innovation
A stroke of genius or a process?

The idea of the flash of genius is opposed to the idea of slow action in many small steps.

Intuition
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Intuition
Entscheiden aus Gefühl oder aus Verstand?

Every day we are guided by intuitive insights that can only be rationally explained after we have had them.

Bullshit
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Bullshit
How do I tell the truth?

Lies create protest and indignation. Bullshit causes mildness and a shrug of the shoulders. We put up with bullshit before lies. But with all the...

Power
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Power
Best when unlimited or limited?

Leadership without power is like a car without gasoline or electricity. Power keeps organizations running, but at the same time creates a...

Religion
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Religion
Driving force or poison for the economy?

The phenomenon of religion divides the global political community and entire societies into pros and cons. Should we do more or better less here...