Winter Solstice reflections

Winter Solstice reflections

Today, December 21st is the start of the astronomical winter in the Northern Hemisphere. As scientists say during the day the sun is going to be the lowest. Welcome to Winter Solstice Day.  What is this day inviting us to?...
Would you like to become a Master Chef of Innovation?

Would you like to become a Master Chef of Innovation?

Innovation… what an intriguing word. Bringing the flavors of newness and excitement, it’s a word I often hear in my leadership coaching work. How can our company be more innovative? How can innovation be embedded in all that we do? These are the questions many leaders...
Which road do you take?

Which road do you take?

Many of us have heard the famous story from the children’s classic book Alice in Wonderland. Alice came to a fork in the road. She saw a cat on a tree and asked: ‘Which road do I take?’ ‘Where do you want to go?’ responded the Cheshire cat. ‘I don’t know’, Alice...
Forget about Strategy

Forget about Strategy

In the many long years I spent in a corporate environment, initially as the leader managing a company and in the last seven years as a leadership coach, I noticed that when it comes to executive leadership, senior leaders and leadership teams are obsessed with...
Why Purpose is at the Core of Thriving?

Why Purpose is at the Core of Thriving?

What thoughts and emotions come into your mind when you hear the words, purpose and thriving? Are they just words used to package goals and concepts, yet unattainable nowadays? For sceptics they may evoke the full palette of feelings relating to...