For many years now we have been supporting leaders on the topic of lateral leadership and so far we helped more than 1000 leaders to take their leadership skills to the next level, to win their employees and their commitment for their projects. Due to this, it is obvious that we ourselves want to stay up to date on this topic.
Therefore, we like to get inspired in many ways – be it a quick podcast on a train ride, a blogpost for in-between or specialist literature for browsing intensively. We have gathered 8 exciting inspirational sources for you to read or listen to. Have fun!
A quick introduction & content nuggets
Eva Ayberk is an international expert and consultant for organizational design and supports leaders, teams and organizations in their development. She is a successful author and – as we think – a fantastic partner for all surfers of the digitalization and those, who want to become one.
In December we followed a very exciting invitation from Google Ireland – the invitation to the Women@CE Event. The focus of this event was “Lateral Leadership” and inspired us to take a deeper look at the topic of women in the digital age.
Why is Apple’s iPhone the most valuabe product in the world? It’s not because it’s the technologically most advanced smartphone on the market. It’s because this product is designed to be intuitive and do the things as they are expected by the users and to react to how they feel. Attributes that are more considered to be female than male. Why are the high-tech and digital technology sector still dominated by men? Let’s dive deeper in this topic an have a look on surprising survey results.
This discurs about gender questions are meant to establish awareness about stereotypes and is not meant to be based on general simplifications. Instead, we believe in information and inspiration, in order to support development, diversity and equality to promote competences in the end. In this spirit: Enjoy reading!