A way to visualize your product roadmap and align your team

Over the course of my career, I have had the pleasure of building multiple products from scratch, and learnt strategies that help the process of building a new product and also lead to a highly productive and streamlined experience for all stakeholders involved. Story mapping is one of those.

For…

Lessons from big money tech failures

An opinionated analysis of why some hyped products failed

Last year, I was talking to a team of German automotive executives about modern ways of iterative working, challenging the prevailing belief that perfect pre-planning backed by big money will always be a clear winner. I used a bunch of highly hyped tech failures to drive the point home. The…

S.A.M. the self-leadership framework

A self-leader does everything that a leader should do, but for herself. She plans, motivates, listens, and cares for herself. She uses the S.A.M. framework to put her efforts into perspective by focussing on Skills, Attitude, and Mindfulness as the core of her self-leadership practice.

What comes to your mind when you think of leadership?

What do leaders really do…

Mindfulness, your biggest ally as a Leader — Photo by Lesly Juarez on Unsplash

Mindfulness: Paying attention, on purpose, in the present moment, without judgement.

That’s how Jon Kabbat-Zinn, the creator of MBSR (Mindfulness-based stress reduction) defined mindfulness.

While this definition is functional or descriptive, it is also an invitation to practice and come to our senses, again and again.

Mindfulness has been shown…

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Founder of https://epek.app — passionate about products and people, and helping them live meaningfully and well.

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