What are your values and why should you care?

Your values are one of the things that make you YOU, it’s the stuff you live by, whether you are conscious of it or not. They help you figure out what right and wrong or better or worse look and feel like. They are also among the drivers of happiness (when fulfilled and respected) and … Continue reading What are your values and why should you care?

How stuff gets real. On implementation

You have the goals and now you would like to see them come to life, because that was the whole point. Point 1: Put it in your calendar. Take yourself and your plans seriously. Set a regular time for when these steps need to happen and treat them like any other key appointment with somebody … Continue reading How stuff gets real. On implementation

Values and integrity

This is where stuff gets real. It is of course all nice on paper, but at some point, as you start living your values out loud they are going to be tested. This is where the stuff happens that truly matters, and when you are going to have to take action to preserve what you … Continue reading Values and integrity

Values and integrity: Supporting others

People speaking up about a hairy issue is absolutely crucial for your business. Because you want to know what really really goes on, and because you want to have the kind of place where people feel comfortable to speak up when something is not going right. Speaking up can feel very scary, you feel very … Continue reading Values and integrity: Supporting others

Values, integrity and support systems

On a fine day it's all good with values and integrity. Or so it seems. Except, often, as the hashtag #metoo shows, you might have no idea if things are actually fine or not. Sooner or later, something will happen that will prompt you to speak out (and it might well be a long way … Continue reading Values, integrity and support systems