IRIS B STEHN
Did you hear about the 5 Areas of Responsibility for Managers?
You visualize the five areas of responsibility for managers on the walls of the Obeya! Introduction & Review In my last article, I informed you about the importance of systems thinking and visualization in Obeya. The main points were:
My Life With a Narcissist: Prom Night
You missed the introduction to this article? Read part 1 here. Two days earlier Two more days until prom night! I was so excited. The overt narcissist and I were a couple for almost three months. Two months ago, he said I should not meet anyone else, he thinks it should be exclusive. Happy me!
The Prius Was Made With This Unique Method
Introduction: Toyota’s obstacles with the worldwide first hybrid car in large-scale production Imagine you have to develop a completely new product. The different departments are in different buildings at different locations.
Why It Isn't Allowed to Take Home the Ashes of One's Deceased Relatives in Germany
Background Often the inheritors themselves want to decide what to do with the ashes. There are relatives who would like to have the urn and ashes at home after the cremation of their loved ones.
The Reason Why I Am Going to Walk 10,000 Steps Every Day
Background This article is not only about "The Reason Why I Am Going to Walk 10,000 Steps Every Day! but also about setting goals in general. I realized that too many goals at a time are not working for me. I'm distracted.
The Way I See the World Differently as a Writer
I would like to start with a famous quote: “Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.” — Franz Kafka
The Power of Zen: I Need More Focus in My Life
Zen in my life — that’s something I would need. I have to improve myself. Want to improve me to be calm and focused. The Buddhist movement Zen teaches to live in harmony with oneself and the environment through meditation practice. In Zen, meditation means: