This is marketing: how to add true value and succeed

 This week I have been reading Seth Godin’s newest book “This is Marketing: You can’t be Seen until You Learn to See”. What has been so refreshing about the book is Seth’s way of simply explaining how ideas work, which issues we should be thinking about when we embark on the journey in discovering and… Continue reading This is marketing: how to add true value and succeed

What good leadership really looks like

As the year 2018 is drawing to a close, it’s an excellent time to reflect on what has been going on in the world, and specifically in the climate change space. 2018 has seen both leadership that is frankly just bad but also positive that has been inspiring.   The good and the bad A… Continue reading What good leadership really looks like

Adult development theory and climate governance

These past weeks are all turning into some sort of a nightmare story specifically for those of us who work on climate change. The World Meteorological Organisation just announced that 2017 is now on record with the highest levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, despite countries committing to cut their emissions. To put it… Continue reading Adult development theory and climate governance

Random acts of initiatives: how to grasp an opportunity

I listened recently to Ryan Hawk’s Learning Leader podcast episode with Seth Godin who is, as anyone in the branding industry knows, an absolute guru when it comes to branding and marketing. The two discussed the concept of random act of initiative where you see an opportunity, grasp it and see what happens. This is… Continue reading Random acts of initiatives: how to grasp an opportunity

How to always make good decisions

This week a friend of mine posted a question in Facebook about decisions: what do you do when you are faced with a decision, how do you know you pick the "right" fork in the road? It was somewhat amusing to read the advice and answers (my own included) about how we know we have… Continue reading How to always make good decisions