THIS contribution to our year in review and 2022 outlook collection comes from Stephan Ekbergh, CEO, Travelstart whose solutions arrived to him in music and so, here’s his playlist for your listening enjoyment. Love (unquestionably a phrase to embrace in 2022).
Stephan Ekbergh, CEO, Travelstart
Q: Wanting back – just one phrase to describe 2021: War
“WAR” – Edwin Starr
“War, I despise
‘Cause it implies destruction of innocent lives
War suggests tears to 1000’s of mother’s eyes
When their sons go off to fight
And drop their lives”
Q: 1 term you desire would disappear from the vocabulary:
“Fight the Power” – Community Enemy
“Gotta give us what we want
Our independence of speech is independence or demise
We obtained to combat the powers that be
Lemme listen to you say
Combat the power”
Q: 1 term you want would be employed far more: Liberty
“Philadelphia Freedom” – Elton John
Published to rejoice the courage of the female tennis participant in Billie Jean King’s Philadelphia Liberty. They at some point broke the neck of the US tennis affiliation and paved the way to some degree for gender equality. But it also talks about the fake peace that will come from never ever speaking up.
Q: Searching ahead – 1 term to describe 2022: Consider
“Think” – Aretha Franklin
You need to have me (need to have me)
And I need to have you (don’t you know)
Without every single other there ain’t nothing at all people today can do, oh”
Q: Seeking at your information, how would you explain the begin of 2022? “Fixing a Hole” – The Beatles
“I’ve got to confess it’s finding greater (much better)
A small far better all the time (it can not get no even worse)
I have to confess it is getting better (far better)”
Q: What is your gut, details and guesswork telling you about how the relaxation of 2022 will pan out?
“Aint no stopping us now” – McFadden & Whitehead
“Ain’t No Stoppin Us Now!
We’re on the move!
Ain’t No Stoppin Us Now!
We have obtained the groove!
There is been so several things that is held us down
But now it looks like items are eventually comin’ around
I know we have bought, a lengthy extended way to go
And where by we’ll stop up, I do not know”
Q: What’s the one particular critical thing you’re doing to get ready your company for what ever lies in advance?
“Work Bitch” – Britney Spears
“Do the job really hard on all fronts.
Leave no stones unturned.
Keep it going greater, and greater
Hold it shifting bigger, and larger and better
Work, operate, get the job done, operate
Function, function, operate, operate
Work (perform), function (get the job done), function, operate”
Q: What is the major opportunity for your business enterprise in 2022?
“Run by the jungle” – Creedence Clearwater Revival
“To go areas we haven’t been, do factors we haven’t performed.
Over on the mountain, thunder magic spoke
Enable the persons know my knowledge
Fill the land with smoke
Better operate by way of the jungle”
Q: What part of your career would you like to do additional of in 2022?
“Jet Airliner” – Steve Miller band
“Go out on the highway on a 707 and mainly go entire throttle.
Goodbye to all my friends at residence
Goodbye to people I’ve reliable
I have bought to go out and make my way
I could get wealthy, you know, I may well get busted
But my heart keeps contacting me backwards
As I get on the 707
Using substantial, I bought tears in my eyes
You know you bought to go by means of hell just before you get to heaven”
Q: On a scale of 1-10, amount how optimistic (10 being most) how you really feel about 2022?
“Don’t end believing” – Journey
“Do not quit believin’
Maintain on to that feelin’
Streetlight, men and women
Do not halt, believin’”
Q: What’s the just one term you’d like to embrace for 2022?
“Soon and quite Soon” – Andrae Crouch
“Should really there be any rivers we need to cross,
Must there be any mountains we should climb,
God will supply all the strength that we need to have,
Give us grace ’til we achieve the other aspect”
Q: What is the most appealing point you’ve browse or viewed that you might not have or else?
I’ve browse up on the world of hedge funds. Iv’e read through up on the power of pondering. I’ve rewritten the tale about my very own long term.
“A modify Is Gonna Come” – Sam Cooke
It’s been a prolonged
A lengthy time coming
But I know a improve gonna occur
Here’s the playlist. Happy listening.
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