Sports psychologist view on teamwork

This week I attended the EMEA launch of Microsoft Teams, a group chat in the Office 365 suite, Microsofts answer to Slack. The demos and workshops around the digital workplace have been nothing special . What made the event memorable was a keynote on teamwork from Hans-Dieter Hermann, the sports psychologist of the German national soccer team. He shared some stories on teamwork experienced by his work with sports teams and athletes.… Weiterlesen »Sports psychologist view on teamwork

My blog name and categories

Hi there, day 14 of the blogging university arrived and I refined my blog a bit. First of all I added a little logo to my site. It’s sketch of my favorite basketball arena. And this triggered a slight renaming of my blog, too. Finally I came up with four categories that I will feature moving forward. All have basketball analogies. Here they are: Fastbreak – Quick shots, short thoughts. This… Weiterlesen »My blog name and categories

None of your excuses!

Another day in the blogging university – Day Eleven: Use a Writing Prompt NONE is the daily prompt. I looked up the various meanings in the dictionary and came across this phrase: None of your excuses! This phrase fits perfect to my post from yesterday. When there’s change or uncertainty, we tend to see concerns, risks and good reasons to resist change. But in most cases this only prevents us from seizing… Weiterlesen »None of your excuses!