Author: Marcus Pietrzak

Marcus Pietrzak is Management Development Leader CEE and Senior Organization Leadership Consultant at IBM. - He works with all management levels in his organisation, and helps them to find new approaches towards their personal leadership philosophy and change. His personal and professional interests include organisational psychology, adult education, management & organisational development and management innovation. "When connecting the dots of my career, I realized that developing people in each stage of their leadership career has always been at the core of what I've been doing. From studies to research, from workshops to coaching, from assessment to training: identifying and shaping the very best of the leadership capabilities within my clients, has always received my undivided attention and formed my mantra: the success of the people who look for our support and guidance - this will always be the ultimate measure of our success in leadership development." - (mp)

RSA – Changing Paradigms

RSA – Changing Paradigms. Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson will ask how do we make change happen in education and how do we make it last? This is the 55 mins lecture, quite entertaining.

RSA Animate – The revolution of learning

Sir Ken Robinson about what’s going wrong at our schools, and how we may overcome this. – divergent thinking is not the same for creativity, but one of its foundations – human capacity is greater than we trust it is…

Wear sunscreen!

The classic from Baz Luhrmann, just give it a try: “Do one thing everyday that scares you.” – “Remember compliments you receive. Forget the insults. If you succeed in doing this, tell me how.” – “Don’t worry about the future.…


“I have Not Failed I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” Thomas Alva Edison (1847 – 1931)

Mobile profile available

The mindbox-blog ‘think twice!‘ is now enabled for mobile devices. “The WP Mobile Detector wordpress plugin automatically detects if the visitor is using a standard mobile phone or a smart phone and loads a compatible wordpress mobile theme for each.”…


“Wenn der Begriff der Wahrheit überhaupt nicht mehr vorkäme, könnten wir vermutlich alle friedlich miteinander leben.” – Heinz von Foerster in einem DIE ZEIT-Interview mit Bernd Pörksen, 1998.


“Act always so as to increase the number of choices.” Heinz von Foerster (1911-2002)


Lebenskunst besteht nicht darin, aus dem Vollen zu schöpfen, sondern Quellen finden. (Unknown)