Little ways to Boost! your productivity

Spending a minute waiting for a meeting to start? Or in a phone queue? There’s tons of little to-do’s that you could use that minute for. Watch this vid for some inspiration! http://mashable.com/2014/04/28/productivity-time/

Hmmmm – CEO by the age of 60 then

I am 37 years old, turning 38 in January. I wish to believe that the the gender gap does not exist, really. Unfortunately, research now shows that female CEO’s had a track record of 23 (!) years at the same company before becoming a CEO, whereas men were considered after only 15 years. The medianContinue reading “Hmmmm – CEO by the age of 60 then”

What is the difference between Leadership and Management, a question frequently asked.

What is the difference between Leadership and Management, a question often asked. One of the quotes that is featured a lot is ‘great leaders don’t tell you what to do, they show you how it’s done’. In my (humble) opinion however, as a leader you don’t show somebody else how it’s done. I believe that by asking theContinue reading “What is the difference between Leadership and Management, a question frequently asked.”

Personal Branding

http://hbr.org/video/2363457152001/take-control-of-your-personal-brand Who are you in your specific environments? A parent, a friend, a co-worker, a manager. Each time of the day you fulfill a different role. How do the other’s see you? Do your kids see you as a parent, or as a friend? Do your co-workers see you as a hard worker, or asContinue reading “Personal Branding”

Crowd funding teaches us about language!

Crowd funding teaches us about language! A recent study from researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology found that the language used in Kickstarter campaigns affected the likelihood of a project meeting its funding goal. The study analyzed more than 45,000 Kickstarter efforts and found that certain phrases were often linked with successful campaigns. Could weContinue reading “Crowd funding teaches us about language!”