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Vulgar stoicism as a contemporary trend subtly serves the self-exploitative tendencies of modern and especially digital work, while at the same time providing the coping strategy to talk oneself out of this condition.
We want to explain here what skills a philosopher actually brings to the table. We try to keep it general, after all we don't want to make any more jokes about burger flippers and cab drivers with diplomas. For this we make use of the German word "Inkompetenzkompensationskompetenz" by Odo Marquard.