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Posted on February 12, 2020 at 6:46 am

Urs To Deploy to Middle East as UN Military Peacekeeper in August 2020

At the beginning of January, I completed the 5-day pre-mission briefing with the Swiss Armed Forces International Command for my next deployment as a peacekeeper. Starting in August 2020, I will serve for 12 months as a Military Observer in the oldest UN mission, the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization in the Middle East.

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Posted on October 16, 2019 at 2:33 pm

Humble Leadership Lessons from the War on Terror

Humility often gets a bad rap because it is associated with weakness or being “soft” and as a result is resisted by a lot of leaders. Leaders often think of being humble as lacking confidence, ambition, and assertiveness.

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Posted on May 28, 2019 at 12:28 pm

What Makes for a Great Leader

Over the course of the last 18 years, I have coached more than 250 leaders and dozens of teams. I have observed leaders in a variety of settings such as in front of large and small groups, presenting to clients and during one-on-ones with staff members. I have seen them laugh, cry, frown, yell and smile.

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Posted on February 18, 2019 at 12:43 pm

Quit Overdoing Your Strengths

I think I am a quite successful person. My professional, academic, athletic, and personal achievements make me proud.

In the 40+ years of working to obtain my achievements, I have exhibited particular strengths:
– Determination
– Focus
– Discipline
– Task-centered orientation

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Posted on at 12:37 pm

How to Promote Success in Business (and Your Family)

Do you want your company’s staff (and your children) to be highly successful?

Bet your answer is “Yes, of course!”

Who knew it was actually so easy 🙂 Simply instill these traits in your employees and children:

1. A Complex of Superiority: Make them believe they are exceptional.
2. Insecurity: Help them see that what they do is inadequate.
3. Impulse Control: Help them learn to not seek instant gratification.

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