Different Cultures & Experiences – Traumatised, but Not Judgemental

My father’s experience with a different culture serves as a good moment to reflect and learn from. Especially if we are exposed to different cultures as we are working with diverse teams.

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Speaking A Language You’re Not A Native Speaker In? Here’s How To Get Feedback If You’re Doing it Right

Speaking a language you are not a native to requires much more than grammar and vocabulary. I share my reflections about my daughter’s experience teaching sailing classes in France.

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What does it take to build a great team culture?

The three ingredients to build a great team culture. What are you looking for in your people? How do you get started? What do you need to provide? How you can make sure you continue the journey.

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My new take on motivation

What if motivation was not an uncontrollable power that appears and disappears almost to its own liking? What if motivation was a reliable partner?

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Always giving your best versus taking part is everything

Recently I watched a children’s dance presentation at a local carnival event in Southern Germany. About 400 people had gathered in the town hall dressed in their favourite carnival costumes. First the kindergarten kids performed a song in a circular movement matching lines of their song with certain moves of hands and body. Later the…

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