Atrendia Friday Video 36: Why good leaders make you feel safe

by Rabbi Dr. Abraham’s lobster video is a great lesson to us in a compact 90 seconds. The lesson: Times of stress are also times that are signals for growth. Feeling stressed? Perhaps it’s [...]

The Problem with Millennials …. Is that there isn’t one

“Where are you?” I asked into the phone. “I’m at home”, replied my millennial employee (we’ll call him Jed). “But it’s two o’clock in the afternoon…  Why are you home?” I asked, astonished. [...]

DOing vs. BEing: creating rules that put customers first

I recently purchased dysfunctional products/services from three vendors who were unwilling to go outside company rules to fix the problems they caused. How can we take part in the Trust Economy [...]

Atrendia Friday Video 35: How do Lobsters grow?

Rabbi Dr. Abraham’s lobster video is a great lesson to us in a compact 90 seconds. The lesson: Times of stress are also times that are signals for growth. Feeling stressed? Perhaps it’s time for [...]

Atrendia Friday Video 34

This was an unexpected source of inspiration for me and perhaps the shortest Friday video ever, but definitely worth a quick view. Less than two minutes. Duration: 01:56 Find out more about our [...]

Atrendia Friday Video 33: What makes a good life?

This TED video, heds light on one of the most important topics of our time: What makes a good life? As a consultant and executive coach, I take my own medicine and ensure that I consistently [...]

Atrendia Friday Video 32: What it takes to be a great leader

In this TED video, Roselinde Torres shares with us what it takes to be a great leader in the 21st century, and she does so with conviction. Can you answer these three questions? Where are you [...]

Atrendia Friday is back! – How to run a company with (almost) no rules

 It’s been a long time since our last video and that’s mainly because I have been super busy launching LeanMail Mobile (an iPhone app for LeanMail users), Inbox480 (automatically separates [...]

If you are a LeanMail user who finds him or herself on the road a lot…

If you are a LeanMail user who finds him or herself on the road a lot — perhaps you don’t even start your computer every day, you can still keep up with LeanMail.  Here’s how: Of course the best [...]

Why leaders are blind to the most important productivity opportunity of all

Email is the leading cause of preventable productivity loss in organizations today. Forbes Magazine (2008) Employees spend 1 to 3 or more hours per day managing email at 40-60% of capacity.  That [...]