Designing a living organism


Designing a living organism Sophia’s organization is 30 years old. For the last 30 years she has been intentional to make sure that her company lived within its own unique dignity and destiny. She had a rhythm of design time for the organization. Such times was often exciting and challenging simultaneously. Looking back [...]

Designing a living organism2019-08-21T12:31:12+02:00



Self-Awareness David is 50 years of age and healthy. He schedules time every year to learn and be coached. He understands his own competencies, passions and limitations. He does not try to be a super hero. What you don’t know about David is that he is the owner of a very successful multi-national family owned company. [...]


A fly on the wall


A fly on the wall Tandiro has a thriving business with healthy employee morale. If you ask the staff why they enjoy working at the company, they answer, “Tandiro understands us, he listens to us”. Tandiro enjoys walking around in the office. It’s a weekly habit he acquired over the last few years. If you would [...]

A fly on the wall2019-07-30T13:59:59+02:00

The thinking gene of the leader


The thinking gene of the leader Matulale is a gracious and serving leader who always empowers her staff. She knows every person, their family and what their passions are. You might say she is a people’s person. But Matulale finds it difficult to make decisions in a timely manner. Important decisions are always postponed; to the [...]

The thinking gene of the leader2019-07-23T14:41:54+02:00

A Nourished Mind


A Nourished Mind A leader’s mind can be a fountain that produces life or a lifeless desert. It’s your choice. Peter is a healthy and influential leader. In his personal space, he struggles with unhealthy thoughts. Thoughts that are starting to affect his leadership. He is no longer able to show appreciation towards [...]

A Nourished Mind2019-07-15T16:39:08+02:00

Leadership in a 100 year life


Leadership in a 100 year life John is 22 years old. He aspires to be in leadership when he finishes his studies. He has been influential from primary school. He noticed how older leaders are still fit at the age of 60+. His friend’s father is an example. He is 63 and still has energy to [...]

Leadership in a 100 year life2019-07-10T10:18:46+02:00

Products that inspire


Products that inspire An entrepreneur’s product is something that comes from personal beliefs and passion. In the first Chapter, we mentioned mastery. Mastery is not just about development of skills; it is also about the growth of the quality of products and services. The best way I have found to grow in the quality of my [...]

Products that inspire2019-06-19T09:43:18+02:00

Co-Creating with your customer


Co-Creating with your customer As an architect, I, Paul, was trained to design houses and buildings according to the needs of the people who would live or work in these buildings. The design process always started in collaboration with the customer. If I had to design a house for a family, then I first sat down [...]

Co-Creating with your customer2019-06-19T09:41:44+02:00