Even Germans Have Feelings


I am German. Being a German I am predestined to talk about emotions. We are the front-runners of emotional transparency. When Sinead O’Conner wrote her song Nothing Compares 2 U, she was thinking of pretzels, sausages and Lederhosen. The final Love Story scene originally took place on lake Bodensee. And what William Shakespeare really . . . → Read More: Even Germans Have Feelings

Why Don’t We Talk Like We Draw?


I just came back from an incredibly inspiring event. Together with my fellow personal growth warriors Tony Anagor and Tobias Rodrigues we had organized the third round of Pit Stop for Game Changers. What can I say… Wonderful venue, wonderful people, wonderful inspiration. Especially one workshop made me reflect.

Jürgen Salenbacher, an international expert . . . → Read More: Why Don’t We Talk Like We Draw?

The Anxiety Equation


It was cold outside, but warm were the hearts of our Finnish friends. On October 20-21, I attended the event “Master the Art of Presenting” in Helsinki, organized by my fellow Toastmaster Timo Sorri and his company Havain. It was an amazing event full of priceless inspiration. In this article I share with you one . . . → Read More: The Anxiety Equation

Speak To Their Nose


Do you remember when you were born? I don’t. But my mom told me that, at the beginning, my eyes were closed most of the time. I witnessed the same with my son Alvaro. When we are born, the one sense we hardly use is our visual sense. Yet, when we are adult communicators, . . . → Read More: Speak To Their Nose