• Life

    What a month! How to influence change and transform an organisation.

    Chief Money Manners! This last month has been a whirlwind and finally culminated with a global announcement to the 15.000 people in my company across the planet. You see your Chief Money Man is now also running a global transformation program across over 150 geographies world-wide. Turning a big ship around is a hard, unforgiving task, but therein lies an immense amount of learning opportunities. And that’s how I have been taking it. To be honest, after being part of the C-suite for 8 years now, I was starting to think I had stopped learning. Or at least, that my pace of learning had slowed to a crawl. One’s frame…

  • Career

    How to get promoted, fast.

    A question I often get asked, being in a senior leadership position, is “How can I get promoted?” Reading between the lines, the time frame that is requested is often … – like the next day. There is no silver-bullet…

  • Life

    5 Reasons You May Need Life Insurance

      Do you have life insurance? Do you care? How does it play into your FI-RE? I didn’t have any life insurance until we had our second child. Seeing his little face for the first time, made me realize I…

  • Making Money

    Knowing your Net Wealth is sexy!

    There is nothing sexier than someone who has confidence in themselves. It is something magnetic, almost hypnotic, that draws you to them as soon as they walk into the room. That special something that makes you want to be the…

  • Making Money

    How did I get Wealthy?

    As I sit drinking a coffee, on a flight, on my way to New York for two days of meetings, I was running through various topics for my next blog post. While this blog is predominantly money focused, I am…

  • Making Money

    RockStar Rumble

    For the next 48 hours, my article 10 signs that mean you should (probably) quit your job is pitted against another excellent article in the annual winner take all RockStar Rumble, brought to you by RockStarFinance. Support your Chief Money…