It is sandbagging time again – are you ready?

Accepting a budget we don’t believe in brings us into a psychological mode of proving we were right. Any option of proving that we cannot deliver will be used in a self-destructive approach towards failure. As a manager in the corporate environment, we must always be prepared to walk...

The magic happens when you want to make the world a better place!

When Özlem launched Classloom.com in April 2015 just a few months before the summer break she didn’t expect much traffic. She thought that teachers were busy wrapping up the year and wouldn’t have time to study a new Teacher-Parent-Student communication tool until after the summer break, but fortunately, she was wrong....

The 6+4 habits that will make you stand out from the crowd

Trustworthiness is the most crucial character trait in any relationship. All other virtues fade in comparison when we keep failing to deliver on our own commitments. Irrespective of how small they are and to whom we have made them. Take charge and become proactive....

“The Navision Model” was born when IBM said no thanks

PC&C GmbH became a huge success for both Navision and for the three founder. It is a unique export adventure in the short history of the European software industry and has become a precedent for international expansion under the name of "The Navision Model."...

My little secret in South Tyrol

There are obviously thousands of great places you can stay in South Tyrol, but when adding up all the various elements including the price Gasthof Etschblick is a small secret pearl that we can highly recommend....

Avoiding and mitigating risk is not the same thing

The reason that cultures with a high degree of risk-avoidance do few type B-investments is that they can obviously always save the investment and thereby avoiding the risk of failure and since they are “only” foregoing an opportunity and the consequences are not deadly, they seem better off in...