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28
Jul

Culture and you

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Culture and you The other day I had a lovely lunch to catch up with a former colleague and good friend of mine. At one point during our conversation, we touched upon the topic of corporate culture. And how — especially in larger companies — this seems so rigid and unchangeable. […]

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20
Jul

Plan for inspiration

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Plan for inspiration Often people I meet say they are waiting for a spark of creativity. That they need to get inspired first, before they can actually start creating. I believe it works the other way around. Don’t wait for inspiration to magically appear. Actively plan for it to happen. This […]

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15
Jul

Continue to learn

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Continue to learn Grow or die. This is true both in nature — a plant that stops to grow is dead — or in business. Progress is required to be able to adapt to the constant changes in the world around us. We as individuals all need to keep developing ourselves […]

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08
Jul

Pulling the grass

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Pulling the grass One of my favourite notions is that grass doesn’t grow faster by pulling it. In fact, if you keep checking whether roots are growing — by lifting the plants out of the soil — they most certainly die. The same is true for ideas, new plans or even […]

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01
Jul

Overlooking the obvious

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Overlooking the obvious Our brain is a wonderful instrument. It helps us conceive the most ingenious plans and develop new, innovative ideas. But sometimes our train of thoughts can get tied up into one big knot. We then tend to overthink things. Our mind is sometimes a master in overcomplicating matters. […]

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