Category: Leadership

Dont lose part of yourself because of your work

At some point during your career, if you care enough about your work, you would come across a project/client that really tests everything that you stand for (or wish you stand for) as a human being. It’s when your character and your values are being tested. It could be the way you are treated, how…

The power of assuming positive intent

Recently a friend asks me about my approach to deal with country/regional culture differences and ways of working? The context of the question is this: working in a multinational corporation, we often come across many decisions made that puzzle us, or even appear to be crazy at first. When we have more and more of…

Were you born a “natural” manager?

Team management expertise is critical to success of any manager since a manager is expect to work with a group of members to get things done. However, if you are a new manager, it could be a frustrating experience. You constantly asking yourself why your team members don’t think like you, have the same values, interests and behaviours. Also many people…

“You are the Master of your fate, the captain of your soul”

“I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul.” – Henley. This is such a powerful statement, from “Invictus” a short Victorian poem by the English poet William Ernest Henley (1849–1903). As time goes by, I appreciate this statement more and more in my personal and professional life and let me share today some of my…