The power of connection


In The Power of Connection, van der Est demonstrates how conscious communication is essential to managing differences in organisations and therefore supports optimal collaboration. Key concepts include taking on your responsibility, clarity and respect. According to Van der Est, the key to connection is the conscious awareness of reality in the here and now. In Van der Est s words: Connection is the very moment that you feel really understood by the other. Only then there is a foundation for optimal collaboration and a cooperative working atmosphere, which brings organisational success.