On motivational speakers and training

Motivational speakers are good, when your team is in low spirits. Provided you have a good strategy, right team in place and enabling structures are executed.  But what happens when you have no sound strategy, mediocre teams in place and structures are crumbling.? No dose of motivation can fix that, right? But no, many leaders […]

Why not compare?

If you want to engage someone at work (who works below their capacity and they are making the effort to improve) don’t compare them with someone else in your organisation.  Absolutely do not compare them with people in some other organisation, or their practices.  Ever wonder, why someone who have performed exceptionally well in one […]

To help others is to help myself

I remember when I was down with depression some time back, working on my self like resting, sleeping, exercising, music and reading did not work much. But I remember, one time I had the courage to help someone despite my condition. That changed everything. Knowing that the person was released, relaxed me internally. The tensions […]