Negotiation skills are skills many of us need regularly at the same time as we find it difficult to use them when needed. Negotiation skills are useful in pretty much all aspects of life – contract negotiations, salary negotiations, project planning, parenting, family vacation planning and everything in-between. Negotiations skills can be used just in … Continue reading Getting Along With Others
One enormously positive benefit of having a global network of both clients and colleagues is the chance to plug-in to the trending leadership and discussion topics around the world. One topic that has surfaced recently is that of Executive Presence. Definitely not a new topic, but one that has been of interest lately in my … Continue reading Executive Presence
Happy Chinese and Lunar New Year to all of you! Wishing you the best for the coming Year of the Rat. In the Chinese culture, rats are seen as being clever and quick thinkers, as well as optimistic and energetic. Don your favorite red item, enjoy some awesome traditional Chinese food and bring someone good … Continue reading The Power of Multi-cultural Teams
source: kmloh.com This past week, here in Sweden, our dark mornings were filled with saffron buns (lussebullar) and children walking in processions singing Saint Lucia. It is such a beautiful time of year and really fills the day with light when we need it the most. How do you fill your and others’ days with … Continue reading Lussebullar & the Culture Lab
Leadership Circle Certification!
Last week I had the pleasure of attending a webinar on the neuroscience of our brains and how it relates to both coaching and leadership. When we feel threatened, unsafe or distressed, we are not able to think clearly, reason or be creative. Or for that matter, relate to others. Our brains work best when … Continue reading Neuroscience in Coaching & Leadership
A good article by McKinsey & Company on managing our own biases.
If we’re honest, we know that the hardest person to lead is ourselves. That’s why it’s been said that the foundation of leadership is self-leadership. Let's work on that together! You are looking to develop your sense of self and fast-track your personal development. With a developed sense of Self-Leadership, you will become a positive … Continue reading #selfleadership
A big thanks to Mumtaz Integration, Magnus Berg and Mouddar Kouli for a great day on the topic of Intercultural Leadership. I loved the open discussions on various topics related to leading in a multi-cultural environment. It was especially rewarding to see everything through the lens of the current reality in Sweden. And we learned … Continue reading Intercultural Leadership
The benefits of #selfleadership are many. Everything from increased self-awareness to knowing what your personal purpose is. In my observation, this is key to achieving your own goals and making significant progress in your personal development. Sound interesting? Contact me today for a free 30-min consultation to learn more. Looking forward! http://tiny.cc/selfleadership