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personal picture taken in the Colca Canyon, Peru, during one of my travels to South America— November 2019

Table of Contents

1 — Biography
2 - 7 weird facts about me
3 — My interests
4 - Business goals
5 - Featured articles
6 - Contact

1 — Biography

Former employee of one of Europe’s hottest tech unicorns turned digital creator. I’m building my business on the crossroad of writing, visual design, product management…


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Stop thinking a personal brand is for fun.

76% of American Millennials are more likely to buy from a person with a personal brand.

It’s crystal clear.

People don’t do business with companies anymore. People do business with people. A strong online presence has become more important than ever.

It’s…


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You want to be unique in life, right?

Start creating.

Stop consuming.

2020 has changed my life — I decided to write instead of reading, to engage instead of consuming, and to collaborate instead of working solo. …


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Attract like-minded people and you start acting as a lighthouse. Radiate the signal, your audience wants to pick up. Put yourself out there, and attract problems you can then provide a solution for.

Whether you’re building the next tech unicorn, working towards a successful solopreneurship, or working for a thriving…


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Pretty websites don’t sell things.

Words do.

If you haven’t clarified your message, your customers won’t listen. The human brain, no matter where you come from, is drawn towards clarity and away from confusion. …


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“How can I become more consistent?”

A thing creators often ask me.

But, it’s the wrong question to ask.

Here’s why.

Consistency is often seen as the holy grail of success for creators. It’s simply not the thing you start with at the beginning of your creator’s journey. Being consistent…


personal picture of the author — taken in Zagreb, Croatia

People love to hear stories.

Perhaps, that’s the only reason, why people keep asking me how I got started in personal branding.

To be honest, I can’t think of another reason.

But here it is.

The story of how I rolled into personal branding.

It’s December 2020, and I published…


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It’s the only race you ever run.

Your race.

Unlike a marathon, the journey of a creator is obscure. The path isn’t set in stone.

Nowadays, everyone to our uncles and back wants to build an audience online and make money in the process. Every one of us wants more…


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Like many of us, I started writing online when the pandemic hit.

For a novice writer, my first article did well: 300+ views. More than the $2.37 I earned with it, it gave me the confidence to publish my thoughts online and infected me with the writing virus.

In 12…


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The life of a creator is not hard.

You show up every day, create stuff, and grow your audience exponentially.

Alright, if it would be that easy, I would have a following similar to creators like Tim Denning, or David Perell. …

Jessie van Breugel

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