these 5 minutes matter…

Change your team meeting duration to 25 or 55 minutes, the 5 minutes buffer will ensure an on time start. Companies win through collaboration, bringing diverse talent together and solving the most relevant business challenges. Global matrix organizations, powered by video conferencing and collaborative tools are creating an increasingly competitive market. Meetings are the magical…

THINKTEAM – THE FUTURE OF FOOD

The THINKTEAM concluded that these will be two biggest changes related to food: the amount of meat we eat, and the way we produce food. The In-Vitro Meat Cookbook by Koert van Mensvoort is what I would call playing with the concept of ‘the future of food’. How would you feel about growing a piece…

WHEN -Daniel H. Pink

WHEN – the scientific secrets of perfect timing by Daniel H. Pink. This book provides tons of practical insights on time. What time of day best supports organizing a team call. When should you complete your most complete analytical tasks. Supported by solid research, but presented in a light story telling mode Daniel Pink shares…

HBR – Replacing the Sales Funnel with the Sales Flywheel

HBR article by Brian Halligan, November 20, 2018 Using a flywheel to describe our business allows me to focus on how we capture, store and release our own energy, as measured in  traffic and leads, free sign-ups, new customers, and the enthusiasm of existing customers. It’s got a sense of leverage and momentum. The metaphor also…

International Women’s day – build smart

RizeClub is an equality driven career care initiative. Membership is through referral only, members introduce the 3 best women and 3 best men in their networks. Data has proven that diverse teams perform better, that’s why we love the #IWD2019 theme; INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2019 Campaign theme is #BalanceforBetter A balanced world is a better…

SalaryBar – work hard, play hard, get paid

Money is not the most important thing in the world. But a solid #salary sure as hell helps, and you deserve a fair compensation for your efforts. SalaryBar offers a detailed, unbiased salary benchmark. We combine the most extensive algorithm in the market, with the human touch of our SalaryBar tenders. The only data we’ll never…

Reid Hoffman’s Masters of Scale; Startup Success

HINEKEN’s favorite podcast series Masters of Scale by Reid Hoffman and friends sumarized the 10 strongest commendments to achieve startup success. We’d argue that 99% of this podcast treasure is valid for all companies including the largest multinationals. Some tips; minute 16.00 Hire for persistence and curiosity. Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook – hire the best…

BIG data; Saving time, and the planet

“I love data, and I love it even more when big data saves me 45 minutes of traffic jams. For those who are not yet believers in the power of data and analytics; this morning Waze helped me to be in time for my business meetings, and saved the environment a lot of unnecessary exhaust…