How to inspire leaders to grow

In 2014 Omid Aschari delivered a talk at TEDxZurich “How to inspire leaders to grow” (link) discussing the lack and the importance of emotional engagement of employees in their jobs. Five years later, I got in touch with Mr. Aschari to pick his incredible brain. Firstly, I wondered if he had noticed any shift in … Read moreHow to inspire leaders to grow

Are smartphones redefining our sense of ‘home’ and ‘belonging’?

Nowadays, we travel farther and wider. Yet, we are more connected than ever. Mobile devices connected to the Internet have given us a tool wherein communication transcends borders and physical boundaries. Does living in a network society alter our perception of ‘home’ and redefine our sense of ‘belonging’? Featured image: Thanks to Tim Gouw What could … Read moreAre smartphones redefining our sense of ‘home’ and ‘belonging’?

To work remotely or not to work remotely?

As we prepare for our TEDxZurich event in November, we are asking questions and having conversations around this year’s theme ‘connection’. Today we are bringing you a story on connection and communication in the modern workplace.   So there’s this guy I work with, David. He’s a freelancer. He only needs his computer and a … Read moreTo work remotely or not to work remotely?