MagnoliaTree Publications

Publications

We do not limit ourselves to coaching and consulting, but also love to write and make some publications available to the public.


TOPICS


Leadership Development

Dignified Change
the difference between change that successfully supports us in our challenges – leading us down new, hopeful paths – and change that feeds on the …
Let’s Singletask!
Contrary to some expectations, the ability to multitask has very little to do with our gender. The human brain is simply not equipped for it. …
Imposter Syndrome
The psychological consequences of Imposter Syndrome can be severe. Although Imposter Syndrome is not an official psychological diagnosis in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of …
Rituals for a New Year
The New Year is a great time to recharge, reach out, reflect and refocus. This is especially true during 2020, as we all faced and …
Books for Leaders
Every Friday we publish our book recommendations for leaders in our series #LeadersBookClub on Linkedin. Also on our website we do not want to withhold …
Living in a copy: Thames Town
What a chinese fake town tells us about leadership: 1. Never fake something 2. There is a difference between borrowing and copying 3. See past …
YES, BUT
The unholy power of two words and how they drive the world and us into stagnation. The world turns and we turn with it. Our …

Change Management

Why Change Management fails so often
According to a BCG study from 2017 the change management industry has been growing at a pace of 5% yearly with a worldwide spending of …
33 hypothesis why change is resisted
Many people do not like changes or approach them only half-heartedly. They like what they know, they are reluctant to leave the comfort zone, even …

Crisis Management & Digital Leadership

Let Stress go
of ten workers say that stress at work harms their wellbeing and mental health. At the same time, three out of five workers cannot count …
Home-Office: Beware of the Cliff Ahead
After 9 months of pandemic, many managers are still not fully aware of the risks associated with the quick, so-called switch, to home-offices. We don’t …
Separate the wheat from the chaff
A wise guide to effective corporate management in uncertain times. The pandemic took us all by surprise …

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The invisible danger: AI BIAS
Shortened Version We women are particularly familiar with prejudices; they accompany us from the cradle to the casket. Prejudices are the reason why women are …
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. Questions & Answers.
Is Diversity, Equity and Inclusion more than a hyped trend and do DE&I measures taken in organizations and companies actually bring tangible benefits that go …
Coded Bias: A film recommendation
Have you seen the new Netflix documentary Coded Bias yet? If not, be sure to catch up. In this documentary film maker Shalini Kantayya follows …
Wo-Man
In this article we focus on Stereotype Threat as a constant companion to women on their way to the top, and how it unconsciously shapes …