Each Monday morning most of your people are already NOT motivated to do the work you’ve hired them to do.If you think otherwise, look at the global statistics: According to Gallup World Poll:“The bulk of employees worldwide — 63% — are “not engaged,” meaning they lack motivation and are less likely to invest effort in organizational goals […]
Can leadership be learned from watching F1 racing? You bet! During the F1 Belgian Grand Prix last August, Sebastian Vettel demonstrated superb leadership skills (sans the X-rated language) when just minutes after he had urged the F1 race director Michael Masi to red-flag the qualifying session because of “too much water!” on the track, another driver, McLaren’s Lando Norris crashed heavily in the torrential conditions at […]
HOW TO SURVIVE AND MANAGE SERIOUS CRISIS LIKE A BOSS: Skills and strategies from one of the toughest weeks of my life
Exactly a year ago my husband got suddenly, and very seriously ill. Within minutes, the life as I knew it was pulled from under my feet like an old and comfortable rug and I was thrown into a complete chaos. As I was following the ambulance to the hospital, I recalled a quote by the Canadian survival expert Les Strout: “Throw away the […]
Last year was tough. In February my husband got seriously ill and my focus was on nursing him back to health. Half a year later things normalized and we slowly picked up our old rhythm. And somewhere between all this and the pandemic, I managed to complete the Team Coaching Certificate, the pioneering program co-created […]
I’m so glad that the German women are finally standing up and calling for more equality. At the same time, based on my own experience and the feedback I get from most of my clients, I’m afraid it will fail. Here are the reasons why:
Leader, are you a dinosaur or a crouching tiger?