Leadership is about integrating opposites


I’ve created a short video teaser with some highlights from my recent interview with Prof. Fons Trompenaars, the acclaimed management guru and author of the classic book »Riding the Waves of Culture«.

Fons Trompenaars is well-known throughout the world for his ground-breaking work on the subject of management across cultures and business transformation.

In his typical entertaining and thought-provoking way he shares applicable insights into topics such as sustainable servant leadership, agile organizations, dilemma reconciliation and innovation. Read more

Why German companies need to become more colorful, multicultural and diverse


Highly qualified people go where they find excellent development opportunities and the best quality of life.

A study by the Boston Consulting Group reveals that there will be a shortage of more than 6 million skilled professionals in Germany alone by 2030. This labor shortage forecast applies to many other countries too. The demand puts businesses under pressure for attracting world class global talent. Read more

Merry Christmas or Season’s Greetings?


We live in a wonderful world of diversity and every day is sacred for someone, somewhere.

In November, December and January alone there are over 20 festivals and holidays observed by the world’s major religions.

Christmas is important for many people, however, it is merely one festival among many others. Let’s keep in mind, that Christmas is not the only festival that „counts“. Here is a comprehensive list of religious holidays in 2015.

Wishing all of you happy days – wherever you are!

Take your time to enjoy the things in life that really matter and cherish the moment with your loved ones.