Harmony & Success in the Workplace

Unhappiness and decreased productivity in teams can be resolved by addressing issues related to corporate culture, poor communication, and unconscious cultural triggers.

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Key Aspects of my work

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Culture & Communication form the foundation of a balanced work environment.​

The following indicators may suggest an imbalance in your team or organization:

  • Dissatisfied employees
  • Underperforming teams
  • Slow responses and delays in internal processes
  • Lack of transparency in performance reviews
  • Avoidance behaviour
  • Reluctance in visiting a customer or office

I offer bespoke digital and on-site solutions to help teams and leaders thrive

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, the ability to navigate change, embrace cultural diversity, and empower individuals and teams has become paramount in achieving sustainable success. That’s where my comprehensive range of services comes into play, designed to ignite transformation, foster cultural adaptability, and empower you and your organization to thrive.

Change Management:

Change can be a daunting prospect, but with expert guidance, it becomes an opportunity for growth and innovation. My change management solutions are tailored to your specific needs, enabling you to navigate complex transitions and drive positive organizational change. From strategic planning to implementation and beyond, I will equip you with the tools and insights necessary to embrace change and emerge stronger than ever.

Coaching:

My coaching services are centered around your personal and professional growth. Through one-on-one coaching sessions, we can dive deep into your environment and work together on setting goals, removing blockades, and unleashing your true potential. I will guide and challenge you, empowering you to enhance your leadership skills, improve communication, and achieve extraordinary results.

Consulting:

My consulting services bring together a wealth of expertise and experience to address your most pressing challenges. I collaborate closely with you to gain a deep understanding of your organization’s needs, goals, and aspirations. Drawing on proven methodologies and best practices, I can provide strategic insights, actionable recommendations, and customized solutions to help you drive organizational excellence, optimize performance, and achieve sustainable growth.

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Cultural Adaptability:

In today’s interconnected world, cultural intelligence is a crucial asset. My cultural adaptability services are designed to help you and your team understand, appreciate, and leverage the diversity that drives success. Through immersive training, interactive workshops, and tailored coaching, I will equip you with the skills and knowledge to bridge cultural gaps, foster inclusive collaboration, and unlock the full potential of a multicultural workforce.

Training:

Knowledge is the cornerstone of growth and success. My dynamic training programs are carefully crafted to equip you and your team with the essential tools, strategies, and insights needed to thrive in today’s competitive landscape. Whether it’s enhancing communication skills, developing leadership capabilities, or honing specific competencies, the training solutions are engaging, interactive, and tailored to your unique needs, ensuring measurable results and ongoing professional development.
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Greetings, I'm Carsten!​

I am a certified coach, marketing & business development specialist and anthropologist. I work with mix-cultured people and companies with multi-national teams. I have lived in Japan for several years and have worked with a lot of international teams, primarily in the IT industry, as well as helped facilitate company mergers with a combined value between $500 – $600 million USD.

I have witnessed the beauty of teams operating at peak performance, where everything falls into place, obstacles are cleared in advance, and people collaborate and find fulfillment in their tasks. However, I have also seen the detrimental effects when everything goes wrong, resulting in demotivated teams, procrastination, and unhappy employees.

It all starts with understanding our decision-makers – the invisible forces that influence and guide our decisions. Seldom do we make decisions solely based on logic and analysis; instead, we rely on gut feelings shaped by factors such as cultural upbringing or intuition. These are often more important for a decision than outside factors.

I aim to unveil these invisible influences within us, enabling us to make better decisions, adapt to change, and effectively handle challenging individuals and situations.

In a group setting, this leads to unbiased communication, creating a work atmosphere characterized by harmony, efficiency, and trust.
On an individual level, it fosters freedom of thought, self-confidence, and peace of mind.

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3 reasons to choose me

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International & Multilingual

Culture forms the foundation of our interpersonal understanding. From childhood, we are instilled with a set of values that shape our behaviors, preferences, and social interactions. When working with international teams, it is not uncommon to have members from diverse countries with distinct cultural backgrounds.
I am a cultural expert and have acquired a deep understanding of different cultures. I have studied Japanese, as well as lived and worked in Japan. Throughout my professional journey I have also worked with international teams and individuals from over 20 different nationalities. This has taken me to various countries across the globe, where I have had the opportunity to work and immerse myself in different cultural contexts.
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Change & Communication Expert

Good communication varies across contexts and can be challenging. While we are often taught how to become proficient speakers, we receive little guidance on how to be attentive listeners and effective communicators, despite communication being our primary means of connecting with others. Our behavior and communication styles are also influenced by corporate and team culture, which significantly impacts our daily work-life.
Having facilitated multimillion-dollar company mergers with multinational teams, I have witnessed the transformative power of effective communication, as well as the detrimental effects of poor communication. I have dedicated considerable time to shaping and communicating merger impacts, as well as ensuring smooth transitions across the board.
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Unparalleled
Flexibility

As a location-independent professional, I can assist you anywhere in the world.

My coaching services offer a unique blend of team development and individual coaching. Often, we become trapped in our own perspectives, but coaching helps us widen our view and empower individuals. My one-on-one coaching sessions are bespoke and tailored to your individual needs, providing flexibility and a unique approach. Combining coaching, training, and consulting, I apply systemic methods and person-centric approaches.

The Correct Choice for your harmony at work!

I am dedicated to helping you and your team thrive. Your needs and goals are my top priority. As a coach, I recognize the immense value of building a strong rapport and trust between the client and coach. These elements form the bedrock of every coaching relationship, and I place special emphasis on creating an environment rooted in mutual respect and open, honest communication.

During our free initial consultation, you will have the opportunity to thoroughly assess the chemistry between us. This important step ensures that we establish a strong connection and that you feel comfortable and excited about us working together. Furthermore, it provides us with valuable time to delve into the depth of your needs and the challenges you currently face.

By gaining a comprehensive understanding of your unique circumstances, we can accurately gauge the scope of our engagement and determine the most fitting coaching package for our collaboration.

I fully recognize that each company has its distinct culture, and every workplace presents its own dynamics and complexities. Therefore, all the services I offer are entirely bespoke and tailored to address your specific circumstances and aspirations. My approach is rooted in cultural understanding, effective communication, and 1-on-1 coachings. Through insightful training sessions, thought-provoking discussions, and the expansion of your practical toolbox, I will guide you in acquiring the knowledge and skills necessary to continue thriving on your own. My one-on-one coaching sessions will challenge you, pushing you beyond your comfort zone and fostering personal growth as you evolve into a more effective and impactful leader.

By cultivating trust, fostering open communication, and encouraging self-reflection, we will create a space where you can explore new perspectives, challenge self-limiting beliefs, and unlock your full potential.

Throughout our collaboration, I will be by your side as a supportive and dedicated partner, providing guidance, accountability and encouragement. Together, we will navigate the complexities of your work environment, strengthen your leadership skills, and foster a harmonious and high-performing team.

Your journey to success starts, outside your comfort zone, with that first step of reaching out, and I am here to support you every step of the way.

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