Tag Archives: trust

Howard Gutman about leadership: “If you want to find it, come to Belgium.”

“The world has never had a stronger need for leadership than today,” opened Ingar Skaug his speech at CCL’s Day for Change yesterday. They presented their renewed EMEA campus to the world and I was impressed: state of the art … Continue reading

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The Romney incident – two lessons in leadership

The video of Romney’s speech in May during a fundraising dinner headlines the news all over the world. Most comments are made about his statement that he doesn’t care about 47 % of the people. Two lessons in leadership can … Continue reading

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The hot dog man trusted his customers…

During lunch at the CXO-forum, Gregory Blondeau from Proxyclick, told me a beautiful story on trust he picked up at a training course. A New York hot dog man was very succesful. People lined up to buy his hot dogs. … Continue reading

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If you fill the room, how can your people grow?

It’s a law of nature. Free space tends to be filled up. It takes more energy to keep space free, then to let it fill up. It’s true in the world of atoms with closets, desks, rooms. Children are great at this. … Continue reading

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What do you expect from your followers?

Newnormal leaders are at the same time very clear on a few expectations and open on all the rest. This combination of high expectations and a lot of freedom motivates and empowers people. An example: Laurent Ledoux, a teacher at … Continue reading

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