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Digitization, transformation and company culture – awaiting the tsunami

  There is no longer a need to create 5 year corporate plans, when whole industries are disrupted and changed within 12 months. There are numerous examples of this, Uber disrupting the taxi industry, Airbnb disrupting the hotel industry, Facebook disrupting the publishing industry. All 3 are great examples of [...]

What does your people say about your strategy?

Are you new in your leader role? Or are you unsure about what your people think about you, the company vision and how the company is doing? Then measuring employee engagement is a great way to take the temperature of the company, know where you stand and to get tangible [...]

Is your Chief Of Staff / Employee Experience Officer more important than your CFO?

Last Thursday night before we had dinner with a group of CEO’s and entrepreneurs, I got the chance to ask Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of VaynerMedia, a $200 M media company several questions. One of them was how to make company culture interesting to CEO’s and C-Suite in general. The benefits [...]

3 Tips For Digital Business Growth

Are you a solopreneur or run a company with less than 20 people? Are you aware you “should” deliver your products and services online but don’t know how?- GOOD Would you like to grow your business digitally? Are you ready to get your business out of the “Stone Age” and [...]

WALKING IN MARTIN LUTHER KINGS FOOTSTEPS – COURAGE, FEAR, REGRET

On Monday the 28th if August I was in awe sitting outside this house. Do you recognize it? I had attended an investment seminar all weekend. A dear friend I traveled with had recommended that we visited the national historic site and childhood home of Martin Luther King Jr. It [...]

Entrepreneurship

  Yesterday was an epic day with 5 meetings that all were amazing, 2 planned and 3 that were Created in the moment, with people connecting with me Conversations with clients and partners, people that are great to work and speak with And where I truly am grateful for having [...]

Speed is vital for long lasting success

Yesterday I had a meeting with a leader in HR Norway where we spoke about the changes that are coming for all of us. You may like it or not, automation and digitalisation is here to stay. And like the person said in our podcast, that I will be sharing [...]

The most important factor for any business to grow, is the leader

The decisions you, as a leader make, based on how you see the world and how the values and rules you have, will either limit or grow your business. As an leader you have to have the following qualities - Thick skin and tenacity (the quality of or of being [...]

The 9 questions to constantly ask yourself as a leader to stay ahead of the game

What should you as a leader ask yourself frequently (read every week) to make sure you are ahead? What business are we really in? Why are we really successful? Who is our customer really? What does our customer really need? If we would start our business today, what would we [...]

Testimonials

    Tonje Aarøe hadde innlegg i et av våre nettverksmøter. Hun ga et utrolig godt og enkelt forståelig innlegg med masse praktiske tips for håndtering av Facebook, Instagram og andre digitale plattformer. Samt mye annet til forenkling av digitalisering. Meget informativt og  til å ta med hjem og ta [...]

How much do you want it?

When I started out as an entrepreneur knowing nothing about entrepreneurship 12 months ago, I thought that if I hadn’t “made it” within 12 months that it wouldn’t happen, ever. Later, I have realised that you will succeed if you don’t give up and that you need to have patience. [...]

Emotional intelligence is the most important trade

We shared what Gary Vaynerchuk says about company culture at the Rise Conference in Hong Kong and what he says is backed up by science globally in our HeartsInGrowth blog. To quote Gary; “It has never, and I mean ever been more important – for you to care about the [...]