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What the World Can Learn From Nordic Boards

What the World Can Learn From Nordic Boards We surveyed 200 board chairs, directors and CEOs from the four Nordic countries. Additionally we interviewed in detail 60 board members and 44 chairs, among them Jim Hagemann Snabe Chair Siemens, Vice Chair Allianz and former Chair Maersk, Member of Boards Impact Forums

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Board governance of startups and ESG

By Aline Eibl and Liselotte Engstam We explored with an international group of board members critical issues around “Board governance of startups and ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) “. Key findings for Startups  ESG is increasingly important also for Startups to attract both customers and investors The Environment and Governance are

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4 Leadership Qualities required for The Digital Era

As the digital age progresses to new heights, it is important that leaders and board members of today take on qualities that are becoming increasingly important. This article will list four qualities leadership in the digital age requires, such as creating higher ambition and purpose, learning new digital skills, experimenting for new innovation and creating

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Board Governance – Mergers & Acquisitions and Post-merger Integrations

Board Governance – Mergers & Acquisitions and Post-merger Integrations By Kees van der Vleuten and Liselotte Engstam “I think…….if it is true that there are as many minds as there are heads, then there as many kinds of love as there are hearts” – Leo Tolstoy. In the current market of

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Reflections on Board Recruitment in an International Context

As an international board network, Digoshen Exploring Leaders Board Network Members represent a broader set of countries with both interest and experience of multinational board positions. At a recent webinar we welcomed Mary Francia, Partner at HIEC (HI Executive Consulting), who shared insights on Trends in Board Compositions and Insights on Board Recruitment

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On the unique day 22 Feb, 2022

On the unique day, the 22nd day of the 2nd month year 2022, The number 2 means harmony, balance and collaboration. Liselotte wish all contacts, colleagues and friends world peace.

Posted in global leadership, inspiration, purpose, sustainability

Reimagine business and rethink leadership for a sustainable future

Create the future with a game-changing 2022 map The last year has catapulted us into a heightened insight of the planetary challenges. We have also experienced continued adjustments for the pandemic with more digitalisation, social, and talent capability need. We continue to expect more transformation and unraveling of the ongoing

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The trusted Santa – a background check

”Deep in the grip of the midwinter cold The stars glitter and sparkle. All are asleep on this lonely farm, Deep in the winter night. The pale white moon is a wanderer, snow gleams white on pine and fir, snow gleams white on the roofs. Only Tomten is awake.” (3) As humans we need stories, to make sense of

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Leave the Old and Bring in the New

Leave the Old and Bring in the New In most business we are racing towards the end of the year and yet adjust strategy, do planning and budgets for the next year. The reflection of the year gone by, and with new covid mutations rising, increased issues from climate change, geopolitical and

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#ThisLittleGirlIsMe

#ThisLittleGirlIsMe This little girl grew up in the south of Sweden in Smaland (Ikea-land..), with dentist father and nurse mother, and an always envie of two year older sister. When the sister started school her life got so empty, she begged her mother to let her start school a year

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