“Welcome – we are so glad you are joining our team!!” OR what it is really like to start a new job

THE day has finally arrived! It is so exciting!! After what feels like hundreds of applications, hours of job interviews and numerous outfit checks (or trips down to the dry cleaner for most of the male audience) you are about to start your very first day in your new job. All the hard work and … More “Welcome – we are so glad you are joining our team!!” OR what it is really like to start a new job

A shortcut to improve all your leadership skills

There is one specific skill you never read about in leadership literature. It’s a multiplier skill, i.e. it is at the root of all other leadership skills. If you improve this ONE you automatically improve the others at the same time. Read on to find out which is the ONE skill that matters… … More A shortcut to improve all your leadership skills

Motivation and performance – What’s your cherry on top of the cake – Part 1

This week I am sharing a performance management tool that beats 90% of tools applied in business. There is unquestionable evidence that it works. It motivates, changes behavior, is fun, provides real-time feedback, is visual, can be created in 10 minutes, is user-friendly (a 3 year old understands it) and does not cost any money. … More Motivation and performance – What’s your cherry on top of the cake – Part 1

How to make the complex simple – 10 more sensemaking strategies

I got a lot of positive feedback on my post “knowing what to do when you don’t know what to do” in which I shared 10 of my favorite strategies to deal with situations in which we scratch our head and say “hey, that makes no sense at all, what’s going on, what does that … More How to make the complex simple – 10 more sensemaking strategies