Peter van der Lende

February 25, 2016

The Body Language of Language

‘Those meetings went well’, said my manager who was visiting me in Mexico City from the USA. He was referring to both the internal reviews with […]
January 19, 2016

What an Hourglass Doesn’t Measure

‘You are one minute late’, said the German Vice President to the Dutch Director in his team. He took the hourglass from his desk, turned it […]
November 30, 2015

How Far Is The Far East?

How far is the Far East? Going west from Los Angeles to Beijing, China it would be more than 6,200 miles and a 13-hour flight. From […]
October 29, 2015

When in Rome…Act Normal

‘We are the best!’ That is what Dutch Prime-Minister Mark Rutte said on a trade mission to Atlanta with his Flemish counterpart Minister-President Geert Bourgeois. He […]