d.confestival Südafrika – Eine Methode wird gefeiert

Dieser Beitrag wurde am 22.10.2022 in ManagerSeminare veröffentlicht. Hier ist der Originaltext: TitelFühre im Tempo des Vertrauens! VortextIn Kapstadt, Südafrika fand vom 12.-14.Oktober das dritte d.confestival statt. 350 Teilnehmer aus knapp 40 Ländern feierten Design Thinking (im folgenden DT) – ein Management-Werkzeug, das hilft, schneller, bessere Lösungen auszuführen. DT stellt den Menschen in den Mittelpunkt, […]

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Think Quarterly – A Magazine by Google

Think Quarterly is a unique communications tool that brings together some of the world’s leading minds to discuss the big issues facing businesses today. It was designed as an experiment and it started in 2011. I had the honour to contribute three articles to it – alongside editors from The Guardian and The New York […]

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THRIVE – Magazine of the Global Economic Symposium

The Global Economic Symposium (GES) was an initiative launched in 2008 by the Kiel Institute. It established significant international reputation as a research-centered, solution-oriented high-level conference and attracted Nobel Laureates, Heads of State, Ministers, CEOs of major multinational companies, heads of international organizations, leading representatives of civil society institutions, and many other major decision makers […]

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Transparent is my “color” for learning

In the very early hours of April 1, 2021, I had the opportunity to interview 唐鳳 – Taiwans “digital minister”, a minister without portfolio. Audrey is deeply inspired by the early Internet and has carried the principles of radical transparency and co-creation right into her job as minister. When asked which color she would associate […]

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5 Rules to make an impact

On April 8th I was invited to give a talk at the HS Pforzheim. The topic was: How to drive longlasting (social) change (=sustainalbility). 80 students were watching online the Q&A – Benjamin Fritz, who has been to Janwaar for six weeks in 2019/2020, was asking the questions – it was fun!

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7 Rules to Disrupt Successfully

Last week I was part of a Musterbrecher-workshop (online) “Unternehmertum” (Entrepreneurship), which they condicted for their client freenet, Hamburg, Germany. My role was to share my experiences with my social experiment in Janwaar and to draw parallels between my work in the village and my work as a consultant for companies. This might seem odd […]

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“Mein bestes Training: In London auf einer Bühne.“

time4you has published a well written article about me and my work in India. It is all around “LEARNING”. And it is in German 🙁 Same holds true for the interview above. Asha wäre schon längst eine junge, zwangsverheiratete Adivasi – eine kasten- und chancenlose Frau in Indien. Doch dank des Einsatzes von Ulrike Reinhard […]

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Roadtrip to Bombay

Thank you Bharti, Naushad, Pappu, Rachael, Shail and Smit! Without your support we would never ever have made it! This is as much your story as it is mine! When the lockdown started in India I was at the Treehouse in Madla.I live there. It’s a place where “social distancing” is pretty easy. Because there […]

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Re-thinking education

I am currently in Bombay, India at the MIT India Initiative. I was invited to talk about Re-thinking Education. Here is my talk – I hope there is something in it for you! That’s an audio file of my talk. When I went to school I always felt like an outsider.I never had many friends. […]

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The Barefoot Skateboarder Organization

This blog post I’ve written in my function as founder and member of the board of The Rural Changemaker e.V. As an offshot of the The Rural Changemaker e.V., Berlin, Germany, the Barefoot Skateboarders Organization is an independent section 8 company, registered in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. It was registered in September 2019. It serves the […]

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