Obstacles – how to deal with them in a healthy way

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Imagine you are on the record trail of your life – a tour consisting of 120 triathlons around the world, 40.000km in total. 

Jonas Deichmann set off on his yet biggest adventure at the end of the Corona Summer 2020. And then the second lockdown wave came – right before Christmas. Not only shops and restaurants, but also borders were closed again. The planned route from Munich to Munich via South-Eastern Europe, Russia, Shanghai, San Francisco and New York – impossible due to countless bureaucratic hurdles. 


Currently, Jonas is bikepacking in Turkey and looking for a sailboat that can take him from Europe to America.

You can help? Feel free to send us an email to team mahina-accelerator.com!

During a break, he wrote down what everyone can do when obstacles turn plans upside down:

#Lifelonglearning – How to get the best out of it

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Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s CEO, recently said that in order to be successful we need to transform from ‘know-it-all’s’ to ‘learn-it-all’s’. And that is true for us individually, as well as the companies we are creating and leading.

While I am a ‘Learning Professional’, – meaning that I get paid to learn (and teach and design learning interventions), it is becoming clear to most of us that the half-life of our knowledge is getting shorter and shorter.

So here are my top tips of how to engage in this new sport called ‘life-long learning’: