Rethink offices: Less distractions, more collaboration
While writing this post you are probably working from home. Or many of your colleagues are. I hear from many people that working from home makes them (feel) more productive. They have more focus and less distractions compared to being at the office. Now more organisations are slowly opening their doors. Maybe it’s time to […]
Rethink modus operandi before corona crisis ends!
[buzzsprout episode=’3588958′ player=’true’] Now that we are a few weeks into this global corona crisis. Most organisations have found a way to deal with the operational challenges it comes with. I hope that leaders in organisations that are economically affected by this corona crisis, are shifting their focus. Strategising what will happen after this lockdown […]
We’ve gone too soft on soft skills
Over the last couple of decades we have been training our management in developing so called soft skills. There is an entire industry that provides managers with new ‘skills’ like ‘emotional leadership’, ‘coaching from your personal life’s mission’, ‘inspiring productivity through storytelling’ or ‘emotional hopping towards your annual plan’. I am just making these up […]
WHAT IS ENTREPRENEURABILITY ABOUT?
Traditionally to make a product or provide service you need three primary factors. First, we need resources: like land, water or wind. Let’s call these resources. Secondly we need time and money, starting or scaling capital. For the sake of simplicity let’s referred to this as the monetary component. Third, we need labor resources, or […]