Design Your Life and Career - Summer '23 Cohort

Summer '23 Cohort Start Date: June 23, 2023

Human, social, digital, and financial skills that matter are not taught in formal education programs in schools and universities. 

The success of your professional and personal lives depends on mastering these skills earlier and better than others.

Join this course to learn about critical insights on

  1. Human skills
  2. Social skills
  3. Digital skills
  4. Financial skills

Learning objectives

Human Skills

Learn about career choices and strategies and how to choose or change your career. We cover personal skills such as habit formation, productivity systems, life satisfaction hacks and unspoken rules of success.

Social Skills

We will show you how to communicate effectively in different situations and how to handle micropolitics and negotiations in the workplace. In addition, we cover how to make professional and personal relationships work.

Digital & Financial Skills

Find out how to build passive income and generate wealth. How to monetize your creation digitally. Understand Bitcoin, crypto assets, and how a financial portfolio can benefit from it.


Course Experience

Weekly Live Group Coaching/Discussion Sessions 

We’ll meet every Friday for live lectures and watch a recording every Saturday. During these live lectures, you will learn how to analyze the token you’ve picked systematically. Every session covers one of the main dimensions of the frameworks we provide, and they all build on top of each other. 

Personalized Feedback for the Research Report

You will receive personalized feedback on your work during the study sessions and at the end of the course. 

The kick-off day is on June 23, 2023

Register now to participate for the Summer Cohort!


Cohort Curriculum

Week 1

Personal skills:
Life goals, vision, plans
Career choices
Success and satisfaction in life
Getting to know you and your personality 
The role of proactivity

Decisions and Mental Models:
Decision Frameworks & Mental Models
Habits and Routines
Design thinking for your career and life

Week 2

Social Skills:

Communication skills

  • Having difficult conversations
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Negotiations 
  • Influence others
  • Storytelling and presentations
  • How to write well

Social relations

  • Perspective taking
  • Friendships
  • Family, kids and relationships
  • Power of networking
  • Micropolitics

Week 3

Digital Skills:
Knowledge management and productivity

  • Productivity and knowledge management
  • Hacking productivity
  • Best apps and tipps

Digital content monetization

  • Digital marketing
  • Digital sales
  • Overview of platforms for content marketing
  • Growth hacking

Week 4

Personal Finance

  • Psychology of money
  • Compound effects
  • Investing from a portfolio perspective
  • Personal money management
  • Financial freedom paths
  • Financial strategies
  • Financial mindset
  • Investment strategies overview

Blockchain, Web3, and Crypto Assets

  • Bitcoin and other crypto assets
  • Investing in tokens (custodial vs. non-custodial)
  • The potential of Web3
  • The rise of Metaverse tokens


This course can be accessed via Life Skills Premium, a subscription model that gives access to a number of Life Skills premium courses.
Life Skills Premium Subscription (monthly)
You'll receive full access to the course if you stay subscribed (videos, templates, and workbooks), and the private global talent community (where you can ask questions and receive personalized feedback).
This is just one of many courses that will be available to you as part of Life Skills Premium.
Access to Life Skills Premium
Access to course templates
Invitation to private chat
Personalized feedback cycles
Continuous market insights