in person

At the heart of a learning organization is a shift of mind – from seeing ourselves as separate from the world to connected to the world, from seeing problems as caused by someone or something “out there” to seeing how our own actions create the problems we experience.

Peter M. Senge (The fifth discipline)
Woman in crowd holding shiled "We are better than this"

Autonomy, self-direction, self-management, self-organization are great goals. But you can’t force people into that either.
Therefore, the primarily role of an Agile leader in an Agile organization is to empathize with what people need in the current context and help them grow.

Mike Beedle
Computer screen of a participant of a hackathon

Planning a Hackathon? Read what Foursquare, Paypal, Banco Sabadell and others do

Creativity

More and more companies plan to make use of hackathon. They want to bring innovation and hidden talents to their organization. Too compelling are the various success stories, which are telling about fabulous results. They are delivered by people, who invest a small amount of their time into an inspiring [continue…]

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.

George Bernard Shaw

"People have forgotten this truth," the fox said. "But you mustn’t forget it. You become responsible forever for what you’ve tamed. You’re responsible for your rose."

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
About Becoming Better

About Becoming Better

Article, Personality

You don’t know when you will fail until you got there. Often it is quite easy to understand, when we have become better. We feel that we are successful in doing something. Problems are solved or procedures make sense to us. But, looking at the results does not really describe [continue…]

Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?

T. S. Eliot

To attain knowledge, add things everyday. To attain wisdom, remove things every day.

Lao Tzu

Today I will do what others won't and tomorrow I can do things that others can't.