How to Manage Distributed Teams (Even When You Have No Choice)

Apr 8, 2020 by Michael Müller

When a company hasn't planned for it, going fully remote is a challenge. In order to succeed, you need to create some rules and guidelines.

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How to Create Cross-Account User Roles for AWS with Terraform

Apr 7, 2020 by Charlotte Mach

Most companies these days use multiple cloud accounts to separate resources, customers, or even internal departments. With multiple AWS accounts, it’s practical to rely on a so-called bastion account for Identity and Access Management (IAM) users. It serves as one central place for users, S3 buckets, and other shared resources.

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Leaders: How Well Do You Balance Your Head and Heart?

Apr 1, 2020 by Helen Bartimote

‘Adulting’ can be tough. We find ourselves having to juggle many things: work with play, family with friends, work with home. For leaders, this juggling act takes on a whole new level of difficulty, in trying to create and sustain a resilient organisation during times of crisis. Balancing head with heart can be the most challenging of juggling acts. How much of each should leaders express to their employees?

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The 3 Strategic Skills the COVID-19 Crisis Will Teach Us

Mar 30, 2020 by Jamie Dobson

There are moments in a business that are full of uncertainty. Sometimes you thrust that uncertainty onto yourself— for example, when you start a new business or try to create a new product. Sometimes that uncertainty is thrust upon you, like it is now during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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How We Do ‘Naked Consulting’ at Container Solutions

Mar 27, 2020 by Michael Müller

Over the course of my time at Container Solutions, I have read a lot of business books and consulting books, but none that got as close to what we at CS believe about working with customers as Patrick Lencioni’s Getting Naked.

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