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Leadership, Purpose, Vision & StrategyNovember 5, 2020

We’ve co-launched the Shift Collective!

To further live our purpose of ‘igniting meaningful work’, we’ve joined forces with nine other innovative transformation companies in Germany and launched the Shift Collective on the 26th of October! We’re really excited about this initiative and look forward to creating more impact alongside our friends. The Corona crisis has normalised ‘new work’ and it […]

We’ve co-launched the Shift Collective!
LeadershipMarch 19, 2020

The Lencioni Method

ForChiefs is fond of the pyramid from Patrick Lencioni, which demonstrates the components of a strong team. Read with us from the top down and see which of these traits you or your team identifies with.   Strong teams set themselves challenging goals (KPIs) to achieve great results ask the members if they are personally […]

The Lencioni Method
LeadershipSeptember 18, 2019

Find a purpose and live 7 years longer

“4 years, 3 months, 18 days and 3 hours until I get my pension”. This was said to me by a professor I met last week. He explained that the world of academics is less purposeful than expected, with professors mainly optimizing for their own position to make sure nobody surpasses them, and so now [...]

Find a purpose and live 7 years longer
LeadershipAugust 21, 2019

Purpose is beyond the ‘why, how and what’

Remember ‘The golden circle’ by Simon Sinek? He claims that people don’t buy what you do, but why you do it. I deeply agree with him and embrace the success that he has built since his first talk in 2009,  which showed that he struck a chord with millions of likeminded people. The ‘why’ highlights [...]

Purpose is beyond the ‘why, how and what’