_ culture and leadership

_ culture and leadership

scaling a purposeful innovation culture
Sep
15
⏮ 🔴 [ Looking back at ] 15 years of mentoring

⏮ 🔴 [ Looking back at ] 15 years of mentoring

Mentoring is now a wide-spread practice that is more or less loosely understood, but that is always of great promise. After working on this subject for about 15 years and obtaining a PhD on the very subject in 2012, I thought it would interesting to look back and reflect.
8 min read
Aug
25
🔴 Innovation, the feminine way

🔴 Innovation, the feminine way

Some further comments (and reminders) on a recent webinar on feminine culture at work. And why integrating feminine culture elements is key for corporations facing innovation challenges.
3 min read
Aug
09
💼 How e-commerce is still confusing incumbent big retailers

💼 How e-commerce is still confusing incumbent big retailers

I just read about an intriguing signal about incumbent big retailers. The TL;DR is that companies like Nordstrom or
3 min read
Jul
06
🤠 Facebook and Apple enter a bank...

🤠 Facebook and Apple enter a bank...

Some stories read like a joke but also illustrate entirely different corporate cultures and innovation strategies. In 2019, Facebook (now
3 min read
Jul
04
🦄 Can Porsche launch startups, and should they?

🦄 Can Porsche launch startups, and should they?

Porsche is doing something interesting in the market. While most automakers dabbed into startups with hackathons (#killmenow), mostly failed or
2 min read
Jun
23
😬 Next step in DEI

😬 Next step in DEI

For many years we have seen many approaches to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, from unconscious biases training to evangelize about
2 min read
Jun
09
🧭 Stopping the auto-pilot leadership

🧭 Stopping the auto-pilot leadership

Last week I was having a deep meaningful conversation with my dear friend Margreeth van der Oord about the “business
2 min read
Jun
02
🪷 How to introspect as a team

🪷 How to introspect as a team

To go even further on the topic of team introspection, I thought I’d share some guidelines or tips to
3 min read
May
23
❤️‍🩹 Why truth is difficult to share at work

❤️‍🩹 Why truth is difficult to share at work

Last week I started to share about the differences between team debriefing and team introspection [https://www.icopilots.com/team-debriefing-vs-team-introspection/
3 min read
May
19
👩‍💻Team debriefing vs. Team introspection

👩‍💻Team debriefing vs. Team introspection

I have been wanting for a long time to share about various team practices that I have found useful over
2 min read