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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!
Vision & StrategyMarch 13, 2020

The best of our ForChiefs Days

In my last post about the story of ForChiefs, I shared how we started and the ways we work, at the centre which are our ForChiefs Days. These are regular days where we all get together to connect, strengthen and further build the network. We use different methods and tools for this, which we also […]

The best of our ForChiefs Days
Vision & StrategyFebruary 13, 2020

The Story of ForChiefs

At ForChiefs we are all united in our purpose to ignite meaningful work. This is the story about how we got here. All of us are experienced in having led and having been led in intense organizational cultures. We found each other in 2017 at a time of personal and professional transformation. We all had […]

The Story of ForChiefs
Vision & StrategyJanuary 29, 2020

Meet the Chief: Gabi Helfenstein

Tell me about yourself My name is Gabi Helfenstein, I’m German and I come from a small town on the German-Dutch border. As a teenager, I always felt trapped in this small community, so when I was 18 years old I spread my wings and started exploring the world…and never stopped doing so!  Following studies […]

Meet the Chief: Gabi Helfenstein
Vision & StrategyJanuary 15, 2020

Growing Pains

If you have the ambition to grow personally or in business, you’ll experience growing pains. But the secret to success is learning to embrace them, rather than seeing them as an insurmountable hurdle. Every person and business that takes themselves seriously talks about growth. This is not just growth in terms of revenue, team size […]

Growing Pains
Vision & StrategyAugust 28, 2019

Purpose is the most durable source to tap from

Most companies we work with have a goal, vision, mission and/or strategy in some form. Lots of times it is in the heads of the C-level, sometimes in powerpoint, sometimes on the intranet. It’s rarely in the hearts and minds of employees. So, we ask a simple question to check whether a company is aligned [...]

Purpose is the most durable source to tap from