Book Review

The First 90 Days

The First 90 Days written by Michael Watkins offers some excellent tips on how to start in a new role and how to analyze the challenge ahead for any leader taking over an organization. I have been able to apply them quickly at every company I worked for as most of them needed an “innovation turn-around” to “wake up” the organization, to remove all organizational roadblocks, and to face tough economic market

Read More »

Connectivate! AIRPLUS – Carbon Footprint Monitoring

Companies that want to pursue voluntary offset of travel-related emissions as part of corporate social responsibility (CSR), and investor relations programs, are using AirPlus Accounts to automatically offset carbon emissions incurred on business flights, and process climate protection credits. A sustainability dashboard allows corporate travel departments to track CO2 emissions and climate protection premium per plane ticket.

Read More »

This is the Modern World

I attended a book launch for Stephen Trombley's "Fifty Thinkers Who Shaped The Modern World." An American author, filmmaker and musician, Trombley has undertaken a mammoth task here: The concise history of modern thought from the enlightenment up till now.

Read More »

Idea Stormers

I have recently come into contact with Bryan Mattimore, a fellow creativity and innovation author based in the US. Bryan has just released a new book called Idea Stormers, How to Lead and Inspire Creative Breakthroughs. I interviewed Bryan on some important questions facing business leaders.

Read More »