Women Taking a Stand to Move Up Managerial Chain

Gender pay disparities have been a long-time concern, but as female empowerment inspires a generation, who are the people that are shaping the businesses of the future? We delve into three areas of society that women are transforming.

The Human Side of Business

In working relations, functionality and financial rewards often override the human perspective, leading to less productive teams and organisations. In this webinar on 10 December, Marco Buschman presented a new framework to overcome this challenge.

Redefining the Purpose of Business in Society

We are experiencing one of the worst crises of leadership in our history. Our societies and organisations need and deserve transformational leaders who can bring communities together while promoting inclusion and a sense of belonging.

Learning to Lead with Authenticity

What makes a good leader? To really understand the essential qualities of leadership and how you can become a better leader, you need to do more than talk about it. You have to start at the very beginning, with yourself.

Creëer zonder stress de verandering die je beoogt

In deze WebTalks-sessie met leiderschapsexpert Frans Wilms verdiepen we twee inzichten, twee overtuigingen en twee vaardigheden, die samen zes onmisbare pijlers voor het leiderschap van nu vormen.

Two Leadership Styles to Create Impact

Leadership styles come in all shapes and sizes. We outline a simple guide to keep focus amidst the diversity of appearances and definitions. We also show you the signals by which you can recognise each leadership style.

Working from home: how to create good management policies

Many companies struggle with their remote working or telecommuting policies. Katlijn Haesebrouck shares her research on how companies might want to adjust their policies when allowing their workforce to work remotely.

To Lead When Everything Seems Unpredictable

In a time of crisis when everything seems unpredictable, people easily turn to those that they trust to guide them to a better and more stable future. This webinar provides guidelines to prevent the creation of an illusion of control.

What if it All Started with Me?

In February 2020, Star Lectures took place in 14 different cities in 5 countries. UMIO’s director Mariëlle Heijltjes was responsible for the Star Lecture in Düsseldorf titled ‘The human leader: what if it all started with me?’.

The Benefits of Empathy in Business

Could empathy be the key for business to unlock competitive advantage, or does it compromise efficiency and performance? This was the central question during UMIO’s Breakfast Booster on Friday 13 December 2019.