Toilet paper shortage? Learn how to hygienically clean your butt without toilet paper 💩

Toilet paper shortage? Learn how to hygienically clean your butt without toilet paper 💩 Why this article? The toilet paper shortage made me write this blogpost about how you can hygienically clean your butt with water only. After reading…

Why recruiter spam works and why you might as well stop complaining

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tl;dr; The incentives of employers, job-seekers and recruiters don’t align and won’t change. Platforms like LinkedIn make the situation worse by giving the tools to scale spam. To understand why recruiter spam exist one has to understand…

Five years after moving to Switzerland. Why I am still here.

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When I came to Zurich in 2014 to work as a Python and Javascript developer I believed to only stay 2–3 years maximum and then leave to the US. After I wrote “Nine reasons why I moved to Switzerland to work in tech” people started mailing…

Why anti-harassment policies fail. Grok Trump’s tweets to learn how to fix them.

tl:dr; Anti-harassment rules/‘code of conducts’ are useless and maybe even harmful. Learn to use effective persuasion to help stop harassment: Change ineffective and negative DON’Ts to positive “DO’s”. For those who don’t know,…

Switzerland: How buying real-estate can kill you financially and two reasons to go for stocks instead

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tl;dr Houses are bad investments due to foreign millionaires inflating real-estate for the rest of us. Stocks are better: There is zero tax on capital gain and an interesting estate tax treaty with the US, so one can buy cheap ETFs. Almost…