What got you here… Time to reinvent yourself

You may have thrived in the corporate and business world with your strong inclination to reach results without clear guidance, overachieve targets even when targets where not clearly defined,  solve problems and read between the lines of any challenge at hand. I certainly heavily relied throughout my career on these skills to the point that … More What got you here… Time to reinvent yourself

Let go! The word won’t turn upside down. Here’s a great definition of Aparigraha

It’s a few weeks that I am looking for the right resonance in words with the concept of Aparigraha- non possessiveness, non hoarding. I heard this word a few years ago for the first time in an Anusara yoga class and ever since, I just love it! Try it out: say it loud within your heart … More Let go! The word won’t turn upside down. Here’s a great definition of Aparigraha

A Humble Servant Leader

Originally posted on Life Is Like That:
Hamba Kahle, Madiba Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) “I am fundamentally an optimist. Whether that comes from nature or nurture, I cannot say. Part of being optimistic is keeping one’s head pointed toward the sun, one’s feet moving forward. There were many dark moments when my faith in…

Tips to Manage yourself out of the French rowing team situation

A few months ago, one of my colleagues was leading a complex project with highly stretched deadlines and something was visibly frustrating him.   He had printed this statement on his desk: “I don’t need your advice, I need your help”. This reminded me of the French and Japanese rowing competition story. While both teams … More Tips to Manage yourself out of the French rowing team situation

Building trust in relationships: the greatest learning from a born doubter to those who doubt too much

If you have a constant mental chatter questioning your key decisions or worse, prohibiting you from taking important steps, life quickly becomes a drainer. Analytical doubt was my distinctive signature. What served me well career-wise became my biggest barrier in personal life. I championed the devil’s advocate game for any given issue, taking all and … More Building trust in relationships: the greatest learning from a born doubter to those who doubt too much