Entries by Grete Christoffersen

Are You still In Shock?

What happens when we start sliding into the curve of change? Why do we have different reactions to change? What does it take to get through each step of the curve? How can you as a manager best follow your organisation through the curve of change? The world is changing. People are in shock. The […]

Do You Create the Right Mind-Set?

Did you know that your mind-set is contagious? Have you measured the increased results of positivity? Is your glass half full or half empty? Do you bring your smile at work? Do you engage your colleagues? Do you take the time to create a good day? Most leaders focus on achieving positive results at the […]

Did you Budget the Human Factor?

Are you in the middle of the yearly busy budgeting days? Have you found the perfect formula? Do you have the magic stick that makes all figures fall into place? Is the budget balanced? Did you include the human factor? Most companies have a budget. They are all more or less looking the same. All […]

What’s Next?

Do you feel the heat? Did you survive the fire? Have you been through a lot of changes lately? Have you reduced your workforce? Are your budgets reduced? Have you changed your processes? Have your organisation been through a trauma? Did you adapt your organisation to the future? Change is demanding. Change requires time. Change […]

Are You Visible?

Do you take the time to be visible? Do you want to be visible? Do you dare to show your personality? Do you want to be an efficient leader? Are you matching your organisation? Do you dare to be yourself? Are you busy making budgets in a meeting room? ….or are you present in your […]

What Makes Change so Difficult?

Are you comfortable in a roller coaster? Are your colleagues enjoying the ride? What happens when change is announced? Why does some people enjoy change? How can you get people who dislike change to move into a new direction? Is it possible to exercise our change muscle? Change has become normality. Change used to be a long process. […]

Do You Have a Different Point of View?

How adaptable are you as a leader? Have you ever tried to put yourself in your employees’s or client’s shoes and take their point of view? Do you incorporate their view into your leadership? Do you present their glasses through your communication? Could your inner voice be a valuable steering wheel? Traditional managers in the […]

Improved Management – a Successful Cost Reduction?

Are you in a business where reducing cost has been the main focus lately? Have you ever thought of cost of management? …or even calculated the cost of good or bad management? Is managerial improvement an easy way to do cost reductions? Financial crisis, low oil prices, improved technology and increased global competition are some […]