Thoughts

Welcome to Leadership Backstage: The Podcast

Leadership Backstage: a series of unique podcast conversations with leaders about their role today and tomorrow. Hi, my name is Drissia Schroeder-Hohenwarth. I am an Executive Coach, an Organisational consultant and the owner of DSH International HR. Another podcast about leadership? Seriously? Yes, but some how different. Over the years I have been involved in […]

What do we still need leaders for? Conversations with leaders.

The question sounds like a pure provocation but it´s not. It´s the subject of a project I am working on. In this video, I share with you why I take this question seriously:  Conversation with leaders project_the video All kinds of organizations are currently going through major transformations, and most of them question deeply the way they organize […]

The Inside Out Power: from Being to Business

Dear Customers, Partners and Friends, I am happy to be back home and back to work. Sometimes we need to go far to be able to see things that were always there, right in front of us. A lesson in humility. There are so many ways to enjoy such a sabbatical. My way was not only […]

I am now on sabbatical leave. See you next year!

My husband and I have been talking about it for a long time. Now we are finally doing it. We will be traveling for four months to Australia, Indonesia and New Zealand until the end of 2017. It is our first time taking time off from work and travelling for such a long time since […]

Moral in business: does the end really justify the means? Why we need a new conversation about values now.

I know linkedin is a business platform and not about politics but I don´t think we can separate what happens in the world right now from some key business questions that we may need to ask ourselves. Everything is linked somehow. That´s why I dare to share some personal views and experiences. I must say […]

2017: May you let go of all the things that no longer serve you.

How was your personal year 2016? I hope you had a good year despite the quite confusing events around the world. My personal and business year was full of loving and rewarding moments but offered also -some more and some less- comfortable experiences that made me continue to learn about myself and life in a puzzling way. It feels […]

HR on the Couch: an invitation to self-reflection

This title might be perceived as slightly provocative and the topic itself even as a taboo, but I have thought about HR in this way quite a bit over the last years, because I care. I would like to invite you, dear HR community, to some self-reflection today. Not on your skills, organisational setting or […]