All posts by hooghe

Nr 1 reading tip: Delivering Happiness by Tony Shieh

Here are the key messages from "Delivering Happiness" by Tony Hsieh, the multimillionaire CEO of Zappos. It is important to discover the one thing you are passionate about, and conversely, what you don't want to do The central theme of the book is literally delivering happiness as a business by living a life of passion and ...

Jack Welch – Finish First by Building the Right Team

https://youtu.be/vZwzCoEgjPM

McKinsey Podcast: Putting talent at the top of the CEO agenda

In this episode of the McKinsey Podcast, McKinsey global managing partner Dominic Barton speaks with Simon London about how CEOs and boards can get strategic in managing human capital. Talent is a crucial element of achieving #Marsshot missions. Here are the key learnings from the podcasts: One of the recommendations in the book is the “G3”—this idea ...

Execution

In this HBR article Rosabeth Moss Kanter shares how winning and finishing first requires execution excellence and a competitive culture. Smart Leaders Focus on Execution First and Strategy Second Rosabeth Moss Kanter HBR NOVEMBER 06, 2017 Top leaders can provide the framework and tools for a team, but the game is won on the playing ...

SpaceX – Gwynne Shotwell managing the Marsshots

No complex mission can be handled by one (wo)man. Gwynne Shotwell, President & COO, SpaceX. She built super problem solving skills studying Aerospace Engineering. Gwynne Shotwell talks about her love for math and science, what first sparked her interest in engineering, her work at SpaceX, and how she became one of Forbes' Top 100 Most ...

BRITAIN BACK IN – #STOPBREXIT

Brexit is not a done deal. And it won’t be until 29 March next year. At any point up to then, the Brits can change their minds and stay in the EU. There are no winners of Brexit, the populist politiciancs who won all left. Leave your name to support the BRITAIN BACK IN referendum, ...

TWO MILLENNIALS WITH A MISSION – PREDATOR ENDURANCE®

The F1N1SH network is proud to share this story of two sisters, with a “thirst for success” Bianca & Natasha de Jong. Similar to our career initiative they are growing an active tribe of ambassadors for the world’s first healthy natural endurance drink; Predator Endurance®. Thriving Predator sisters in the billion dollar beverage industry Our generation of millennials is missing purpose, losing trust in ...