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Riding an information wave, the question arises as to what is actually valid. Since the beginning, IT has struggled with
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When correct results are wrong
The harmonization of needed work resources has led to extensive saving sources. Scalable IT with its centralized data centers, cloud-based
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The misinterpretation of the large number
Let's go for a moment two million years back to an early form of hominids, who did not have language
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Thinking n.0
Looking at issues is a form of reflection. We become aware of triggers, flows, dependencies and effects. While a measure
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The right moment
The future lies for everyone hidden behind the horizon. Although some strategists think they have sufficient foresight. In the end,
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The horizons of the actors
Our body is a good image for a company. A body is not a messy heap of cells but a
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When targets get tangled
When decisions are made, in the slipstream swirl known and unknown consequences into advantages and disadvantages. Any measures that grant
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The costs of the unconsidered
We are stuck in the dilemma of being exposed to an increasing flood of data at shorter and shorter intervals.
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The energetic sense(ly) image
In the dark ages, people talked to each other and thereby exchanged their thoughts. The listeners passed on what they
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Thoughts are free
Boundaries circle around areas with natural or man-made barriers such as rivers, mountains, turnpikes, fences, or walls. In addition, abstract
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The effect of a boundary
In the Anglo-American world, venturesome investors endow start-ups. These founders develop their preparatory building blocks as good as it gets:
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Public Relations follows the finalized product
Established companies can afford employees who take care of PR. A Start-up consists of a small team that has to
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Home-made failure
A reworking is not a task with a beginning and an end but an ongoing job. Heraclitus expressed this in
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Leverage points of change
Aristotle already had in his metaphysics, more than two thousand years ago, the right intuition – The whole is more
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Building blocks of a value-adding whole
As soon as the unimaginable happens, the boundaries shift. Who would have thought that the well-worn delivery routes would come
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Preparing D-Day’s
In the 1940s, Thomas J. Watson predicted that the world needed no more than five computers. In 1969, there were
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Wrong configuration
People tell a story about Pablo Picasso from his time in Paris. When he was dining in a restaurant, a
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The creative added value
The larger an organization, the more it is built upon the division of labor. Tasks are distributed not only horizontally
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More attention on the personal contribution
Any system that exists over a long time results in effects that are not intended. It appears in the democracy
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Repeatedly spoilt for choice
All presenters have the same hurdle to overcome. The first eight seconds are the key to further attention. At the
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The effective first eight seconds
Every day we choose our preferred alternatives out of the flood of possibilities. It starts when we wake up and
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Election Grab Bag
Latest at election time, politicians move into the spotlight. Now parties introduce themselves to the voters with their agendas and
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The eye also votes
"And here I stand with all my lore, Poor fool, no wiser than before!" J.W. Goethe We are torn between
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The image frame - the ideal metaphor for unknowingness
In Germany, around 2.23 million solo self-employed people work without dependent employees. They take care of all biz components and
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You are what you is
Incredibly, we make 20,000 decisions a day. With sixteen hours that we spend every day awake, these are about 20
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Decision-making reloaded
Just as things go wrong on a large scale, for example, the Berlin Airport or the Elbe Philharmonic Hall, every
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One-sided reasoning
If difficulties arise, at first glance, it is due to other people. Why? It is easier to look for mistakes
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The act belongs to the individual
We often do not notice that we need to clarify our being here, being where, being when, being how, being
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Borderless does not mean without borders
The chances of the Internet make everyone a possible vendor of products and services. It leads to confusing offers and
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The blind spot of sales promotion
A few people will find a book in their bookcase that they cannot decipher. As long as one does not
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Volatile meaning
Good relations between the members of a working group are the basis for the interaction of the participants. Unfortunately, trust
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Pseudo interest - long-term relationship killer
Once you have caught the clientele's attention so that you can develop their interest in your offerings in order that
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The step to the Customer Journey
We are perpetually racing around the sun at over 100,000 km/h. Simultaneously, the Earth is rotating on its axis at
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The tide - the ideal metaphor for far too much
The absurd business acceleration and geographic dispersion and the flood of data in the VUKA world force executives to think
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Planned futility – eyes shut and get through
Not all superiors want to take responsibility but rather earn more. In the absence of expert development paths, they have
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Leading in this or in a different way
Before we start denigrating those who have demonstrated the most consistency over the past 2500 years, let's take an unbiased
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Learning from the elders
The life cycle of different companies follows similar patterns: R&D, Procurement, Production, Sales, After Sales, and Cross Functions. Differences arise
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Putting action into words
The words "I would have ..." turn responsible managers into wouldhavers. These people have in hindsight the aptness of knowing
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Life also does not necessarily punish those, who come too late
We try to use factual language nowadays. However, there is even in such profane things as a glass containing 250
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Overthrower throw over
The authors of the first chapter of the Bible described God's command to mankind in Genesis 1:28: Be fruitful and
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Lateral thinking revisited