Managers are wiser than average and subordinates are dumber?!

A little story of my life... plus an (uncomfortable) observation

Jul 13
Managers are wiser than average and subordinates are dumber?! Cosima Laube

Recently I had a discussion where I was involved very passionately. It was in a group of people I trust very much. There I opened up and shared a story during discussion. A story of how I perceived managers during my first years being a software developer after university.

A story about managers...

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Making and taking babysteps

What changes the world little by little

Jul 09
Making and taking babysteps Cosima Laube

More than a month just passed since my last post about sustainable pace.

The focus on sustainability for personal stuff and professional topics was a good mental guidance to decide which projects to continue, what to start and where to say "No" to for the current moment.

Where to say "no" to...

Fo…

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Sustainable Pace & Vulnerability - for real!

How getting towed triggered personal insights...

Jun 21
Cosima Laube

Today my car got towed. Unexpectedly (honestly!). After a long workshop day.
And I found myself pushed to the limit. Within seconds. Somewhere torn between anger, sadness and several other emotions. Almost crying.

Seriously?? For being towed???

After I pulled myself together, I phoned around, foun…

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Everything is new in May

Random spring ramblings

May 31
Everything is new in May Cosima Laube

The first sentence in a German poem goes like "Alles neu macht der Mai..." which means that nature wakes up and addresses this joyful time. My May was mostly like that: many new & joyful things. Sometimes it felt also like a rollercoaster ride: bringing the guts upside down, also mostly joyful and t…

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Mindfulness session @ Play4Agile 2017

Thoughts and sharings on mindfulness

Feb 20
Mindfulness session @ Play4Agile 2017 Cosima Laube

(picture credits: FreeImages.com/Leandro Cavinatto, license: Freeimages.com Content License)

At Play4Agile in 2017 (#p4a17 for short) there was a great Open Space Session on Mindfulness. Bettina Ruggeri and Armin Schubert initiated the session and there were a lot of other people contributing to it…

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