Categorie: Personal Development

Giving feedback honestly and effectively with Non-Violent Communication

Personal feedback is not easy to deliver. Often it is either felt as an attack or brought too softly and not clear. So how do you deliver feedback honestly and effectively? Non-Violent Communication might be the answer. I am just done with facilitating a long session. One of the attendants asks: “Can I give you …

Introverts and extroverts: meeting each other in conflict

Introverts and extroverts have very different needs, especially in a conflict. Here’s how to deal with that.

Stuck in your creative task? Step back and read a book

Argh! You find yourself stuck, no good idea comes out of your head. What to do? Stop and go read something and recharge that creative energy.

Why do devs still make less than managers?

Many developers move to a non-development position because it pays more and gives them more freedom. Even though they love being a developer more. Time to turn this around!

There’s no one right way

In most of our work, there’s no one right way. And you know it! Just take time to explore and discover your way.

Crazy 8s FTW!

Do you also struggle to come up with novel ideas and solutions? Try this crazy method!

I won’t help you

Do those you are “helping” really want to be helped? Or are you only “inflicting help”?

The Productivity Trap

The Productivity Trap. How much time do you spend on really seeking different solutions for a problem? Probably not enough. Why do we try to efficiently build the wrong thing?

Doing Nothing is the Worst

The worst thing you can do…

Quick Journaling

Having trouble keeping a daily journal? Here’s how to do it the easy way.