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If you replace 'I' with 'We' then Illness becomes Wellness

When the news is scary and the future is uncertain, many employees will look to managers for reassurance — even though you might not have the answers yourself. You can help by first finding your own sense of focus. Then focus on your team and what you can do as a team: Before you start… Lees verder If you replace 'I' with 'We' then Illness becomes Wellness

Eigen opinie, Tips&Tricks

Culture is about HOW you do things … also in these uncertain times

I hope you are safe and adapting to the new normal. I usually don't send more than one email per week, but these are unusual circumstances, requiring that we move faster than normal. As you establish new policies and procedures for remote working and sick leave, navigate the ways in which potential disruptors like coronavirus… Lees verder Culture is about HOW you do things … also in these uncertain times

Eigen opinie, In de kijker, Tips&Tricks

Focus on what you can influence

Many people are overwhelmed by what is happening. Of course, when you look at the big picture, the problems look huge, but as an individual you don't have to solve every problem in the world. Focus on what you can influence and enlarge your area of influence step-by-step How can you create a framework that… Lees verder Focus on what you can influence

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When physical distance increases, enhance emotional proximity

The COVID-19 pandemic is a pressure test for the entire (health, society & business) system.  As a leader this poses new challenges to maintain/build team resilience. Now that you’ve got tools to connect with your colleagues, it’s important to use them regularly to support ongoing communication and connection.  A sense of loneliness and isolation can… Lees verder When physical distance increases, enhance emotional proximity

Artikels, Tips&Tricks

Embrace the Q&A After Your Presentation

You can manage a fear of public speaking by thoroughly rehearsing your presentation. But what about the part of the talk that is less in your control: the question-and-answer period? Don’t worry, there are several things you can do to prepare. Some competenties you can learn: Empathy: Think about the types of things that audience… Lees verder Embrace the Q&A After Your Presentation

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When would you like to use a coach? And what would you expect from a coach?

I would like to invite you to take a few minutes to reflect on the following questions and then share the outcome of your thoughts with me (and other readers)? In the world of sports, a coach is very normal. I even would dare to say that a (top) athlete and a (top) coach are… Lees verder When would you like to use a coach? And what would you expect from a coach?

Events, In de kijker

Hoe is het met jouw IK-Kracht gesteld?

Dit is een vraag die recht uit het boek van Emilie Depuydt "#BEYELLOW" zou kunnen komen. #BEYELLOW, Jezelf zijn zonder zever Afgelopen dinsdag had ik de eer en vooral het genoegen om de lancering van het boek "#BEYELLOW" live mee te maken. Wat een warme uitnodigende sfeer!!! ... en dat was dan nog een maar… Lees verder Hoe is het met jouw IK-Kracht gesteld?

Artikels, Tips&Tricks

Change Your Destructive Behaviors by Examining What’s Driving Them

We all have moments of weakness, but chronic, destructive behaviors can be hard to change, even when you’re aware of their consequences. Our most destructive behaviors — such as angry outbursts, freezing up in high-risk moments, or asserting excessive control under stress — are often rooted in paste experiences, and uncovering their origins can help.… Lees verder Change Your Destructive Behaviors by Examining What’s Driving Them

Artikels, Eigen opinie

Ego can stand in the way of good leadership

When our egos are threatened, we hold on to past decisions for too long, we react defensively to or “explain away” negative feedback from teams or customers, and we get emotional when we need to be rational. Fortunately, mindfulness meditation can serve as an antidote, allowing you to see things more objectively and to form… Lees verder Ego can stand in the way of good leadership