Warm Connections Boost Conference Experience And Impact

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How advancing leaders prepare for conference attendance in the digital age When looking back at the conferences you attended over the last few years, how many of them resulted in long lasting business relationships, led to exciting business opportunities or initiated a totally new direction in your business? While some of us have the intention […]

Learning Is A Game Advancing Leaders Cannot Lose

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Reflecting back at some of the most inspirational leaders that have influenced me so far, I can see that they were frequently looking for opportunities to master new skills, get better results, design their own journey and learn from experimenting. You might have recognized some of them yourself as they are constantly pursuing new insights […]

The Inner Drive: Why Advancing Leaders Never Settle

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You have met these leaders already. The curious ones. The restless ones. The leaders that never seem to settle down and enjoy what they have accomplished for long before they are back on the discovery track for their next big thing. The never-settling leaders seem to possess a continuous drive, which fuels them for their […]

Lead By Aligning With Your BIG WHY

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Millions, including myself, have been inspired by Simon Sinek’s TED talk “How Great Leaders Inspire Action” where he brilliantly teaches us about the power behind the leader’s BIG WHY. The video serves as a great trigger to reflect about why we decide to stay associated to certain people or businesses and is mandatory viewing for […]

How Brave Leaders Build Courage Through Daily Action

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One of the things that never fails to intrigue me as an advisor to various types of leaders is their courage to step outside of their comfort zone and stretch themselves little by little on a daily basis. What triggers and small actions make them confident enough to stay on mission, despite setbacks and deviation […]

To Share Or Not To Share?

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Why many leaders miss opportunities because they struggle to share During my career in corporate, I had many opportunities to observe and learn from formal and informal leaders who demonstrated a natural drive to share their own knowledge and passion. I used to believe they were like me, driven by peer recognition or career advancement […]

Qualities Of Advancing Leaders

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Many of us have been asked about the characteristics of a great manager. What did he or she do to make you feel motivated, recognized and valued as a team member? Transferring the question to address the qualities of a great leader in every area of life might be helpful if you are lacking motivation […]