Please find here a selection of published articles about me or written by me:


Fast Company

  • “What it takes to lead a company in crisis” – Here the link.
  • “8 movies that can make you a better leader” – Here the link.
  • “How to assess company culture in a video interview – Here the link.
  • “8 Behaviors that are sabotaging your meetings” – Here the link.
  • “How to get more done by doing less” – Here the link.
  • “How to stop checking email on vacation” – Here the link.


  • “The next boom: What’s next for technology-driven ventures in turbulent times” – Here the link.
  • “How to ensure your company survives the Covid-19 Pandemic” – Here the link.


  • “Three reasons to tout your colleagues” – article about praise, feedback and overall team culture – Here the link.
  • “Bridging the inter-generational divide” – interviewed as expert in article on leading GenY etc. – Here the link.

The Economist

  • “Teams suffer when managers can’t handle stressful situations” – Here the link.
  • “Don’t let low performers destroy your company” – Here the link.

CFO Magazine

  • “Ready for a Recession?” Here the link.
  • “10 Vital Roles for CFOs” Here the link.

TED Ideas

  • “To be a great leader, you need to start by leading yourself” Here the link.

Inc. Magazine

  • “4 Secrets to Gig Economy Success” Here the link.

CIO Magazine

  • “Data Storytelling: A Key Skill for Data-Driven Decision Making” Here the link.

Manager Magazin (Germany)

  • “The Art of Speaking (Die Kunst der Rede)” – Here the link.

Bizz Magazine (Belgium - NL/FR)

  • “A good speech follows the CODE” –  contact me for a copy.

Trends / Tendance (Belgium NL/FR)

  • About my business venture SuMenSys – here the link.
  • “Virtual Teams” –  contact me for a copy.
  • 6 ideas for making “working from home” work – here the link.

Enterprisers Project (Harvard Business Review)

  • “Transformational Leadership: 8 Ways to Keep Teams Moving”” – Here the link.

Washington Post

  • “The Next Airline IT Outage Could Happen at Any Time” – Here the link.

The Chicago Tribune

  • “Just say No: You can turn down extra work and still maintain your reputation” – Here the link – Contact me for a copy.

Corporate Board Member

  • “How to beat groupthink in the boardroom” – Here the link.

  • “Level 2 Diversity” – Here the link.

Chief Executive Magazine

  • “CEO Toolbox: How to Plan Better” – Here the link.


Die Welt (Germany)

  • “Einfach testen, was hängen bleibt. Innovation mit dem Spaghetti-Prinzip” – Here the link.

American Management Association Journal (AMA)

  • “The Three Powers of Rapid Strategy Creation” – Here the link or contact me for a copy.

  • “Feedback: The Layers of the Evaluation Cake” – Here the link or contact me for a copy.

Manager Seminare (in German)

  • “Heading for Collaboration” (Heading for Collaboration: Virtuelle Zusammenarbeit) – Here the link or contact me for a copy.

  • “With E-Mail and Empathy – How to lead virtual teams” (Mit E-Mail und Empathie – Virtuelle Teams führen) – Here the link or contact me for a copy.

  • “Virtuos virtual meetingsFeedback: The Layers of the Evaluation Cake” – how to be engaging and effective in virtual environments (Virtuos virtuell konferieren) – Here the link or contact me for a copy.


  • “Best Practices When Choosing Startup Advisors” – Here the link.
  • “Leadership qualities VCs want to see in startup founders” – Here the link.

Toastmasters International Magazine

  • “From Monologue to Dialogue – Inviting Audience Interaction” – Here the link
  • “Creating a High-Performance Culture” – Here the link
  • “No more boring business presentations” – Here the link or contact me for a copy.

Controller Magazin

  • “The Psychology of Crisis” –  contact me for a copy.

  • “The Impact of Culture on the Management Control function” –  contact me for a copy.

Distribution Center Magazine

  • “The other side of forecasting” – Here the link.

Agitano - The Business Magazine (in German)

  • “Speak like a leader” – Collection of best practices of leadership communication – Here the link to the various articles

WiSu - Business Studies

  • “The Alliance Portfolio” – contact me for a copy.