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Positive Thinking: The Ruthless Truth About Your Mindset

Positive Thinking: The Ruthless Truth About Your Mindset Why Your Mindset Matters Let’s talk about the ruthless truth about one of the most important— but at the same time, most controversial—topics, shall we?. I’m talking about positive…
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Success is an Asshole!

Success is an Asshole How to discover what Succes really means to you “Success is an asshole!” I spat this sentence with contempt into the reflection of my face in the mirror. It was a New Year’s Eve, many years ago. At that time, I…

The Five Seasons in C Major

The Five Seasons in C Major How every change on the outside starts with an inner transformation Have you ever been in that space of motivation where you are just enthusiastic about every sensible new information you come across? As though…
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Business as Usual is Over - Risky is the new Safe

Business as Usual is Over - Risky is the new Safe Why your change competence will determine success or defeat in the future Let´s cut to the chase immediately, shall we? Business as usual is over! But what does that mean? In 1995, Professor…
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The Change Diamond Model for Sustainable Transformation

The Change Diamond Model for Sustainable Transformation Making Change Happen - In the Long Run In this blog article, I would like to introduce you to a model that has dramatically changed my life. It explains in a unique way why some people…
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Non-Negotiable Core Principles

Non-Negotiable Core Principles Why Strong Core Values are no Longer "Nice to have" but a Must Probably the oldest saying regarding change goes, “Love it. Change it. Or leave it.” For me, this triad hits the nail on the head in its simplicity.…

10 Songs that changed my life

10 Songs that changed my life Music inspires, motivates and changes Music changes. It provides us with energy, focus or even healing like no artificial pill ever could. A couple of years ago, a journalist asked me a question for a radio interview:…
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10 Books That Changed My Life

10 Books that changed my Life A list of recommended books for your business, your career and personal growth   At least once a day, I receive an email, a direct message on LinkedIn or Instagram or a WhatsApp, where people ask me, if…
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99 Big Ideas for Innovation, Change and Transformation

Develop a changemaker mindset for more joy, meaning and fulfillment in your life Far too many people live a life that is characterized by mediocrity, dissatisfaction and a nagging feeling, that there has to be more than just paying bills, spending…
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Making Change Happen

Shaping the Future: Why Problems are Gifts of Life "Take me to the magic of the moment, on a glory night. Where the children of tomorrow dream away. In the wind of change." Is it the same for you? When I hear this famous chorus of the rock…
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Stop self sabotaging Yourself - Let the Change begin

Ten destructive thinking Patterns you should change (if you want to change) You probably know the feeling. The job is no longer what it used to be, the long-term relationship lacks a little fire and the bank account is already empty in the…
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Change Competence is the New Change Management

How companies successfully master Change in a VUCA World What will change management look like in the future? I have been asked this question more often than any other in recent weeks and months. No wonder, because it is no longer a secret…