Managing expectations to achieve your goals

Nous vous proposons aujourd’hui de vous expliquer d’une part ce qu’est la gestion des attentes et ses avantages, et d’autre part de vous donner quelques clés sur la manière de gérer vos attentes, que ce soit sur le plan personnel ou professionnel, pour atteindre vos objectifs.

Why has managerial courage become so essential to help you achieve your goals?

In these times of uncertainty, there are many factors that can lead to stress. The feeling of “loss of meaning” in one’s own actions is increasingly present among employees. As a result, the search for bearings in the professional world is no longer a phenomenon to be underestimated. Once mainly expected from local managers, as well as from members of the Executive Board, over the past few years, “managerial courage” seems to have become one of the main levers, which enable organisations to achieve their objectives. Paradoxically, more often than not this essential skill is poorly represented.
But what is “managerial courage”? How is it characterised? How can it be developed to benefit your teams and your company?

Leaders, 5 bonnes raisons de faire l’expérience du coaching

Le coaching est une démarche de développement personnel et/ou professionnel qui permet à un individu ou à un groupe, d’identifier et de développer son potentiel et ses performances. Dans cet article, nous vous proposons 5 bonnes raisons de faire l’expérience du coaching pour les leaders, que vous soyez un leader vous-même ou que vous souhaitiez donner l’opportunité aux leaders de votre organisation de parfaire leurs modes de fonctionnement.

Leaders, 5 Good Reasons to Experience Coaching

Coaching is a personal and/or professional development process that enables an individual or group to identify and develop their potential and performance. In this article, we propose 5 good reasons for leaders to experience coaching; whether you are a leader yourself or whether you want to give leaders in your organisation the opportunity to improve the way they operate.

Les valeurs d’entreprise, simple convention ou réelle valeur ajoutée?

Avez-vous l’impression que les valeurs affichées par votre société ne résonnent pas avec sa réalité stratégique et/ou opérationnelle ? Ces valeurs sont-elles définies ? Vous arrive-t-il de vous demander pourquoi votre organisation devrait consacrer des ressources à identifier des valeurs ? Nous vous invitons dans cet article à la réflexion, que vos valeurs d’entreprise soient déjà définies ou non, et vous proposerons en fin d’article un petit exercice pour évaluer votre situation actuelle, trouver de nouvelles sources d’inspiration et, pourquoi pas, améliorer vos acquis.

Corporate Values, More of an Obligation than Real Added Value?

Do you feel that your company’s claimed values do not resonate with its strategic and/or operational reality? Are these values identified? Do you ever wonder why your organisation should spend resources identifying values? In this article we invite you to do some thinking, whether your corporate values are already defined or not, and at the end of the article we propose a short exercise to assess your current situation, find new sources of inspiration and, why not, improve on what you have already achieved.

How can a CSR strategy improve performance?

Nowadays everyone is familiar with the concept of a CSR strategy, but in the same way everyone has their own interpretation of what exactly this entails. Of course, much depends on the context, a private citizen will perhaps be more interested in supporting a local shop selling unpacked goods, whereas an employee may look towards the cost-saving potential of reducing energy consumption. Both aspects are completely aligned to a CSR strategy, which underlines the need to take a step back and appraise what is appropriate to your context.

Is Your Focus on Collective Intelligence?

For several years now, we have been witnessing the emergence of concepts such as collaboration/cooperation, knowledge sharing, recognition of the importance of the quality of interactions between team members and the development of initiative and decision-making skills in work groups. All of these are becoming more and more important with respect to organisational corporate strategies. In order to increase their efficiency and operational performance, some companies are reinventing their working methods and moving from an approach based on individual intelligence to a so-called “collective intelligence”

Digital Badges: why they are important for engagement?

Originally badges were a heraldic symbol worn by knights to denote the completion of a pilgrimage or as a mark of political allegiance. The badge has long been associated with displays of rank and achievement and, more recently, with advertising, branding and visual identification. A Digital Badge serves both as recognition of learning or achievement and digital proof of that accomplishment.