Coaching – what, when, how?

Our society, businesses, and professional life are changing rapidly. These are changes mostly driven by new technology (e.g. Internet), changed attitudes, and patterns of life. It leads not only to a host of new opportunities,[…]

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Inspiring Webb Days

 Webbdagarna in Stockholm I visited Stockholm’s Webbdagarna (Webb-days) from the 22nd to 23rd March. It is Sweden’s leading event and meeting place for anyone working with digital media and digital channels. The conference is organized[…]

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Pricing

I have, in previous posts, raised the importance of defining the industry and to understanding what the company offers to its customers, i.e., which right to existence the company has. Once you know your industry,[…]

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The best CEO in the world 2015

Harvard Business Review (HBR) compiles each year a list of what it finds to be the 100 best-performing CEOs. The 2015 survey included 907 CEOs from 896 companies and represented 46 nationalities in 30 countries.[…]

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New role in 2016?

Happy New Year! We live in a time of rapid change. Main driving forces are globalisation, digitalisation, increased demands on all businesses to become sustainable and, last but not least, a healthy balance between work[…]

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Best wished for Christmas and a relaxing holiday

To own a company, operate on a Board of Directors or have a senior position in a business is a complex and exciting task. To be successful, it is essential we all share both past[…]

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Bottom Up

  Early in my career, as an engineer at Gambro (a Swedish medtech company), I was taught a simple method for expressing the core of the benefits of an offering to a client. The method[…]

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Attracting talent: One of the Three Key Issues

  Today, there are three questions that all boards and management must ask themselves. They are: In what business are we? Who are our new competitors? How can we attract and retain talent? I have[…]

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Board of Directors – BoD

The owners’ extended arm “The Board of Directors” is the company’s ruling body (sometimes abbreviated BoD). The Board of Directors is the company’s highest decision-making body for strategic and tactical issues, if we exclude the[…]

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