Blog: Thoughts


The Dark Side of Shift Work: An Overdue System Overhaul

Shift work - these two words invoke discomfort and unease in many people. But what makes shift work so unattractive, and why is it especially problematic in Germany? Dive into a world that for many is a necessary nightmare.

by Sven Reifschneider • 15 June 2023


Inclusive Urban Planning for Children and Adolescents

In a world increasingly oriented towards consumption and cars, there is often little space left for people, especially children and adolescents. Inclusive urban planning, which meets the needs of younger generations, is crucial for a livable future.

by Sven Reifschneider • 01 June 2023


The Beginning of the New Blog

This is my new blog, which I will regularly fill with new content. But what can you expect?

by Sven Reifschneider • 10 October 2022


The Communicative Isolation in the Age of Information Overload

We stare at our smartphones. We gaze at our tablets. Because we might miss something. A critique of the information age.

by Sven Reifschneider • 01 April 2016 • 1 comment


The Young Identity Crisis

Who am I? Who do I want to be? Where should and will my path lead? Where do I see myself in 1, 5, 10 years? An appeal to my peers.

by Sven Reifschneider • 13 March 2016 • 1 comment


It's Time to Reform the German Education System!

Why study? What's the point nowadays? The education system is fraught with issues, and as a student, I'm acutely aware of them.

by Sven Reifschneider • 12 April 2015 • 2 comments


Facing the Future Without a Clear Direction

Graduated from high school, now what? Many go on to study, but why? What do we want to achieve in life? There are far too many decisions to make at 18 or 19, decisions that shape the rest of your life. This is Generation Y at its finest. In line with my 20th birthday, I want to delve into this topic that has occupied my mind for months.

by Sven Reifschneider • 05 April 2015 • 1 comment


Materialism Leads to Unhappiness - Embrace Minimalism Instead

Buying is great. Owning stuff is great. More is better. Feeling down? A shopping spree will fix it. Sound familiar? Let's talk about healthy minimalism and conscious consumption.

by Sven Reifschneider • 08 March 2015 • 1 comment