Why your Inner Circle matters?
Inner circle

In a world where it’s all about likes, shares, followers and snaps, it’s easy to fall for what I call The Quantity Trap. A constant urge to chase numbers in all aspects of life. More friends, more followers, more cars, more bags, more watches, more shoes and the list continues. It’s a pattern that focuses […]

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Why Servant Leadership is the Best Leadership Style
servant leadership

The verbs “serving” and “leading” might sound weird in one sentence. To serve is submissive while leading is assertive and takes charge. The overall perception is that a servant should serve the leader. But servant leadership is a powerhouse leadership style that is showing impact globally and winning ground in the newest leadership research. The […]

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How Real Leaders should Talk: 4 Key Skills for Speaking like a Leader
words

To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. ~ Ben Johnson Often times leaders assume they can talk a certain way because of the title they have. Giving orders and expecting people to do as they say purely based on their title. Sure your title […]

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Millennial Leadership: Lead without a Title
Leadership

The common perception among millennials when you talk about leadership is that people should have a certain title (i.e. manager or director), have people reporting to them or have a certain amount of money in the bank to be called a leader. But the contrary is true. Leadership has nothing to do with the title […]

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How focusing on Strengths impacts your Brain
Focus

In a previous article on self-awareness I wrote that the most successful leaders are extremely self aware and have a good understanding of their strengths and weaknesses. In this article I want to dig deeper on how to discover your strengths and how this strength focused mindset will take your brain to another level, literally. […]

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5 Signs of Low Emotional Intelligence

“No doubt emotional intelligence is more rare than book smarts, but my experience says it is actually more important in the making of a leader. You just can’t ignore it.” ~ Jack Welch Emotional Quotient (EQ, also known as emotional intelligence) is something intangible but research has shown that EQ sets apart the top performers […]

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4 Ways to boost your Emotional Leadership and Why it’s Important
emotional leadership millennials

“When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but with creatures of emotion”. ~ Dale Carnegie Introduction In Indonesia millennials account for 41% of the workforce and by 2020, millennials will represent 50% of the global workforce (source: PWC, Millennials at work Reshaping the workplace). This generation Y is flooding […]

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4 Important Business Lessons Jakarta Traffic Can Teach You
Jakarta traffic

Jakarta can teach you a lot of business lessons. Indonesia is a fantastic place to be and I truly love it. It has massive natural resources, young demographics (50% of the population is below 30), friendly people and a new strong government. Good ingredients for a great future! One thing I don’t like about Indonesia […]

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What your Start-Up can learn from this 13-second UFC Knock Out!

Your mindset has the power to create your reality ~ Anonymous. Conor McGregor produced an extraordinary performance to dismantle Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to win the UFC featherweight title, taking home a paycheck of around $16 million (almost $1.3 million for each second of action). Please note: this is almost 10 times the […]

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