The importance of the devil’s advocate

The devil’s advocate. The nagger. The critic. Who of us really likes to let someone else take apart our thoughts, ideas, and work? We thought a lot about something and now finally it makes sense to us, or we invest hours upon hours of work into something and are now certain that this is the…

How to become a good leader? – I

Let me begin with that what I consider a good leader might differ from your own view and that is totally okay. I even want you to challenge what I write and maybe add how you see it. I am convinced that becoming the best leader one can be is a lifelong process and once…

Your Playing Small Does Not Serve the World

There is this wonderful quote by Marianne Williamson with its line: “Your playing small does not serve the world.” Today, I took a minute to really think about this line and how I behave on a daily basis.

What if…?

What if…? That is a question most of us asked ourselves. It is also a question we know might not be the best one as it holds ourselves in the past and inhibits progress. But maybe we are using the question in a wrong way?

On discovering my values: wisdom

A while ago, I identified my most important values. One which ranks very high on that list is wisdom. I could just stop here and say that wisdom is important to me and that’s it. However, I am losing out on a wide range of interesting questions and insights why it is important to me…