Monthly Archives: January 2017

A jokester in your training sessions?

Do you often have a clown or jokester in your training sessions? According to the Urban Dictionary, a jokester is someone who loves a good laugh and never knows when to stop making jokes, although they are not always appropriate.

Perhaps the German translation would be a “Spassvogel”. According to the Deutsche Welle, a “Spassvogel” busies himself (or herself?) entertaining others. That was the court jester’s job in times gone by (link to: YouTube).

The perfect employee

This activity helps managers focus on what they need to do to develop the perfect employees. It will help them understand not only what they are looking for in their employees, but also what they need to do to support them and help them become better. It could be used at the beginning or the… Continue Reading

On New Year

“Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each New Year find you, a better person.” Benjamin Franklin   vice = Laster, schlechte Angewohnheit Continue Reading