Born in the French Alps, I have seized many opportunities to discover the world and its great diversity. This interest in cultural disparities led me to work in International Marketing where I am still active today.
This book by Lebanese professor, former trader, philosopher Nassim Taleb explores how human beings try their best to predict the future based on erroneous assumptions. And get it wrong most of the time... as the miss the Black Swans, these signs that alternatives are possible, no matter how unprobable.
Off my bedside table:
Some of the films, books, etc. that I strongly recommend to the reader of these lines: