(Disclaimer: This Episode of Executive Stories is in English)
How do you deal with a Black Swan event? (A Black Swan event is something that is hard or impossible to predict (for example a global pandemic).) Paw Larsen is the Managing Director of Publishing for Epic Games, the company behind the record breaking game “Fortnite”. His answer: constant change. You should be constantly changing anyway. If you’re not constantly changing and failing, you’re probably not developing. Push yourself, complacency and contentment are the enemy. So, how does Paw feel about taking a sabbatical, or other time off of work? Should you build a company with friends? And what should you watch out for, if you do? How do you build a truly agile team? And who are the mentors and teachers, Paw learned his key lessons from?