Training program: Communicating Information – the power of emotionalizing the message!

Presenting information is one thing, but how do we get the message across and how can we make it stick? Which factors influence how our message is perceived and remembered? In this training program, we take a closer look at how the audience responds to information and communication and how we can influence this by

New training program available: Doing Business in Russia

Based on over 20 year own experience and Best Practices from colleagues and Business Partners, this training program provides a practical guideline for European Managers, Executives and (future) Expats, focusing on the challenges and opportunities of doing Business in Russia. Doing Business in Russia is available in the following variations: Introduction Training – (2 hours)

Operations Management: Leading your team

When leading Operations as Manager or Director, you will see yourself confronted with expectations for performance and results which are not achieved in the current setting. On the floor, where your team does their work, these expectations might seem far fetched but during the managerial reviews, you fully commit to fulfilling these expectations. You believe

Safety and Discipline

The foundation of safety lays in discipline, zero tolerance for deviations and clear understanding and acceptance of the necessity of each safety measure and precaution. This can only be achieved by ongoing (re-)education and development of the Safety Culture throughout the organization, supervision and accountability. The biggest risk for the Safety Culture is a growing  “we do that like

Energy Management starts with Facility Management

In heavy industry sectors where energy consumption of the process can reach up to 40% of the operational costs, or in operational units where energy consumption represents less than 1% of the operational costs, the quality of Facility Management has driving impact on energy consumption. According to the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), facility management is

Open for Business

I am pleased to inform you that I have started to work as global independent Management Consultant. The areas in which I will support companies and organizations match the broad education and international experience I was able to gather in different roles and organizations throughout my career. A full resume is available upon request. With my home base