When I arrived in Korea for the first time a different world of concepts, believes and life-style was waiting for me
… and I quickly understood that it needs more than just knowledge.
Several times I misinterpreted a smile or took "Yes" as a Yes.
Also in Spain I was "drifting" through the working world at the beginning.
In lots of cross-cultural interactions, I learnt to decode the small "mysteries" and the unfamiliar became more and more familiar to me.
My personal conclusions from all these years:
My slogan: Growing through learning - step by step, life-long!
The most effective and sustainable field for learning was and is my professional practice - supplemented by numerous trainings. Both go hand in hand and let me continuously take a fresh look at practices and principles from new perspectives, enriches my experience with up-to-date knowledge and methods.
Methods I choose vary and are adapted to what is meaningful and effective for you. First and foremost, I will listen and ask questions.
With the Intercultural Readiness Check I have a tool at hand to accompany and support you through learning processes.
… are the facets of humans and organizations, their richness of possibilities,
their stories and complex contexts they are involved in.
This makes each consulting process unique.
Stimulating dialogue, encouraging to find own answers, accompanying the process to implement solutions, sharing knowledge and contributing to respectful and mindful working and living together - this gives me sense and satisfaction.