Hero Question Quest | 1. Musil

Hero Question Quest | 1. Musil

“Who are your heroes?” — This is a question I never fail to ask in an interview. Some people like the question, some don’t. Why do I always ask it? First of all, the hero question is always a meta-question. Beyond any list of names, the way in which...
Think really big: Elon Musk

Think really big: Elon Musk

Up to the early 1970s, our vision of the future was optimistic. Mankind, divided into two rival neo-European empires, was on track to build the titanic extension into space of its terrestrial habitat. This configuration proved unstable in the sense defined by David...
Straight Outta Maisons-Alfort: Xavier Niel

Straight Outta Maisons-Alfort: Xavier Niel

At Presans, we like the idea of commandos. It captures a vital aspect of project-oriented management. When you think about it, everything great starts that way: the seminal force of a tightly-bonded team is a creative act we can witness in all historical moments of...