Establishing and leveraging networks

I find it very impressive when a group of people gets together and achieves a result that is bigger than the sum of the individuals of that group – The collective is extraordinary. The power of networks have always been there, but with the increased instant communication and virtual connections they have gained additional importance….

Respect the different abilities of each person

Diversity in a team is something that is widely discussed today. However, we often miss to understand and therefore respect the different abilities that each person has to offer. A good team leader has to understand the context and the vision to keep adapting the teams and the people belonging to it, according to their…

Success through collaboration in a diverse environment

I often get asked on how I envision the leader of the future and what are the fundamental skills people need to develop to succeed in today’s ever-changing world. This allows me to reflect multiple times on my own experience and in the different perspectives I have been confronted with over my career. I would…

5 things people want to listen at work

It seems a very simple action to talk to a colleague at work, but still, some of the main reasons for people to quit a job are lack of communication from the leaders or bad work environment between colleagues. Most of us learned that an office needs to be formal and it is not the…

Vaccines are a breakthrough that we have to rely on!

The meningitis vaccine has been a much-discussed topic on several school websites in the UK as a consequence of an increase in the range of instances of aggressive Men W strain. The vaccine doesn’t contain any live viruses, therefore it can’t lead to flu. There’s no whooping cough-only vaccine. Vaccination doesn’t result in autism. There…

Simple guide to Scrum

Cycle time is a significant metric for kanban teams. Knowing the fundamental aspects of Scrum will make it possible for you to nourish and support thriving development teams. As usually, there is absolutely no need to await an official event to inspect and adapt. When it’s adopted, a number of its practices are inconsistent with…