A guide to read faster, memorize more, and improve your knowledge effectiveness by fooling your brain

The amount of time people are reading books has doubled in the UK since the lockdown. E-books sales in the US increased by about 40%, and e-book loans leaped 53% since the start of the pandemic.

The search for “reading list 2020” gives already 26'700 results, compared to only 18'000…

The New Consumer Relationship That Changes the Business World, Private Life, and Society

Hand on heart, except for mobile phones and entertainment, we are not much a technological society at home.

Companies still struggle to find sustainable business cases for the Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The growth rate of adoption lacks behind predictions.

However, there are already new trends and technologies on…

Industry Use Cases

The Industry That Offers the Most Thrilling Jobs to Data Scientists

The global healthcare expenditures are 10.3% of the global gross domestic product or nearly $9 trillion globally, and the annual growth rate is expected to be 3.9% over the next years.

These are impressive numbers, and not surprisingly, digitalization and new technologies are changing the healthcare business completely.

People have…

It’s totally ok to read less

Unmotivated, you put the book away.

The sun is shining into your face, and your thoughts are drifting off. “I don’t want to read now,” comes to your mind.

Tomorrow, you will meet with friends, and the number one topic of the conversation will again be the many read books…

How to enter the data science field without programming experience

Many people yearn to move into the data science field. For most non-technical people, coding is one of the biggest obstacles, and many give up before they ever have started.

This image is driven by all the over-proportional published blogs about Python and selling the dream of working for a…

Design your own home festival with these 20 supreme live albums

I am sitting on my laptop and writing the annual review of the Sweden Rock Festival. Or better, I would have done it. When it had taken Place. When the pandemic would not have forced to cancel it the second time in a row. When…

My most beloved festival! Since…

How you can benefit in the low risk and high stable return business while you sleep

Buy land, they’re not making it anymore. — Mark Twain

Bill Gates owns an estimated 242,000 acres or 979.3 square kilometers of farmland in the U.S. That is nearly the size of Hongkong.

And he is not the only one who is investing in farmland. Jeff Bezos does that, too.

Career Advice

How to leverage Meetup meetings strategically to get your dream data science job

You are an aspiring data scientist, and you diligently follow all the advice given by the more experienced fellows.

  • You are learning data science with all the recommended free and paid online books and courses.
  • You read all the latest Towards Data Science blogs.
  • You dig into all the recommended…

Beginner’s Guide

How to gain a competitive advantage in the data science job market

Data science is a success. Thousands of students around the globe sign up for online courses or even a data science master program.

The data science field is a very competitive market, especially to get one of the (supposed) dream jobs at one of the big tech companies. …

Grab a beer, make yourself comfortable and start your trip

I am addicted to rock and metal for 35 years. Many songs came into my life and disappeared. Some left an impression, and most faded away.

Great songs do not necessarily need an iconic riff. They connect and convey impressions and feelings, and they paint a story full of atmosphere.

Isabelle Flückiger

New Technologies and Data Expert | Speaker | Start-up Jury Member | Thought Leader | Adjunct Professor | Learning Leadership Coach | Goat Breeder

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