Ego System to Eco System Economies

We have entered an age of disruption. Financial collapse, climate change, resource depletion, and a growing gap between rich and poor are but a few of the signs. Otto Scharmer asks, why do we collectively create results nobody wants? Meeting the challenges of this century requires updating our economic logic and operating system from an obsolete “ego-system” focused entirely on the well-being of oneself to an eco-system awareness that emphasizes the well-being of the whole. Filled with real-world examples, this thought-provoking guide presents proven practices for building a new economy that is more resilient, intentional, inclusive, and aware. Johnny’S Cove […]

Building habit forming products

Why do we check Facebook when we go to bed and right after we wake up? Why do we think “Google” every time we have questions? What makes Pinterest, Twitter and Instragram to success? Nir Eyal has the recipe for how to make addictive products that make people come back time and again. Triggers, low-threshold interactions and variable rewards are some of the key words. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

How To Design An Innovation Culture

Strategyzer co-founder Alex Osterwalder and XPLANE co-founder Dave Gray talk about intentionally designing your corporate culture — especially for companies hoping to tackle innovation challenges. What does it take to create a culture with positive outcomes like happy employees, productivity, and most importantly profitability? Alex and Dave will share best practices, case examples, and walk you through our Culture Map tool to help you capture and discuss your company culture. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

The Lean Startup

At Dublin Castle, Ash Maurya presented his ideas to the gathering of Enterprise Ireland start-ups and investors. Ash Maurya is the author of Running Lean and the creator of the one-page business modelling tool Lean Canvas. His new book, Scaling Lean, focuses on the next stage of business development after the lean foundations are laid. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Visions For A Connected Company

In a world that is more connected by technology than ever before being connected reins supreme. Although this new way is prevalent for individuals, this model has been slow to progress in the business world. Dave Gray, author and Senior Vice President at Dachis Group has a unique vision for a connected company that will revolutionize the corporate world as we know it. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Agile in Distributed Teams

In the ideal perfect world there will be rainbows and unicorns and teams that all sit together. In reality most teams have to deal with distribution in one form or another. For some its team members spread across a building, for others its team members in other parts of the world in different time zones. We will provide some tips to help agile work better for these teams Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

4+3+2+1 Team Success Factors

Jimmy Janlén presents 4+3+2+1 Team Success Factors, a model that captures and describes what you can do to help your team become strong and successful. These 10 factors are split into four groups. * The first group describes four dialogs we need to have as a team. * Next we have three aspects of hard work. * Then there are two dialogs I need to have with myself. * The final one is about how we communicate with the organisation around us. Download printable poster here: Camera, script, graphics and editing: Jimmy Janlén Book: Visualization Examples – Johnny’S […]

Inviting Organisational Growth

In this session, Michael introduces an organic, natural model of growth that foster deep and lasting success in organizations. Amazing results emerge when we listen and honour what is there. This includes valuing all people – workers, managers and execs. But it’s not fluffy bunny stuff – standing in the truth is a difficult, courageous and rewarding practice. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

The Next Wave in Business: purpose-driven

People who are dynamic in the new economic culture are operating from their inner core, with the impact to create change for the greater good. Discovering integral and creative solutions that will serve all – people, planet, and profit alike. We will have a look at an evolutionary awareness, providing practical models, tools and examples from the spectra of eastern and western consciousness, so that everyone can discover and develop the Change Leader inside himself. For an economy that serves all: purpose, people, planet and profit. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Living in flow: the secret of happiness

Professor Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, USA, one of the greatest psychologists of our time, pioneering researcher into optimal experience or ‘flow’ and best-selling author of Flow: The classic work on how to achieve happiness • What really makes us glad to be alive? • What are the inner experiences that make life worthwhile? • When do we experience ‘flow’ – a state of joy, creativity and total involvement? • What does the research show about the beneficial effects of ‘flow’ on our happiness and wellbeing? • How can we actively bring ‘flow’ into our lives at work, at play and in our […]

How to come up with innovative ideas ?

Brainstorm Cards are a collection of 52 cards we created to help you brainstorm and come up with new ideas. We will teach you: —————— – 4 main starting points to come up with innovative ideas – Insights into the creation of the brainstorm cards – Different use cases to use this ideation tool – First learnings from our workshop sessions with corporate teams Presenter of this session? ————————– Arne Van Balen Corporate Accelerator at Board of Innovation Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

The Power of Pull

John Hagel carefully observes the unexpected on the “edges” of business, where things bump up against each other to produce change. In this video story, The Power of Pull co-author shares a personal story about passion and how, for companies big and small, it can create sustained extreme performance improvement. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Culture Change and Digital Transformation

Culture change is a key for any digital transformation initiative. The shift from one business to another is often accompanied by a need for people in the organization to adopt new processes, ways of working, and approaches to break down silos and relate differently to customers. Although culture change is critically important to transformation, it is difficult and time-consuming to achieve. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

The Life of Digital Nomads

What It Is Like To Be a Digital Nomad ? I went to OFFice to Travel Workation to find that out! I met a couple of Digital Nomads who shared their perspective on what it is like to have a nomadic life and working from anywhere in the world, what are the biggest events and how is this community growing, along with some of the downsizes and tips on how to start this lifestyle. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

The future of Digital Nomads

The old employment model is dying. Not much of a surprise for YOU, right? But did you believe a few years or even just months ago that the movement of digital nomads, remote companies and alternative work concepts would attract so many people? People can’t stand working for big corporations anymore, dreaming of escaping the cubicle. Besides, there will be less jobs out there as AI is progressing, so entrepreneurship becomes the safest option! Visionary Pieter Levels wowed us on the DNX Stage in Berlin, forecasting that ⅓ of the global workforce will work remotely in 2035 Johnny’S Cove CoWorking […]

Self-Awareness to Thrive

In this talk, you will get insights and knowledge on why and how self-awareness is the key to empowerment, fulfillment and also productivity. Self-awareness applied to work is about understanding what works and what does not work for you, in terms of places, people, situations and tasks and learning to manage your energy, not your time… When you then look at the bigger picture, self-awareness and communication are also the keys to fruitful, balanced and meaningful collaborations. In a team or company frame, the more people know themselves and feel that they can express it without blame, the more they […]

Coworkation: When Work Meets Vacation

Kirsty Thompson works with They host retreats in beautiful locations and teach how to live a location independent lifestyle. Think of it like an incubator for digital nomad businesses. We discuss how to prepare to go remote and what it takes to have a successful location independent lifestyle. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!


Bringing something from inception to completion (a software project, for example) is a non-linear journey that some seem better at traveling than others, especially when the precise destination isn’t clearly defined. It’s a journey that takes at least three key elements: intent, order and action. Turns out that these can also be used as a powerful model to understand the processes, artifacts and roles in a team or company. In this talk you’ll see: how these elelemts are active in different ways in Agile and non-Agile companies; how they relate to some Agile artifacts, roles and practices such as backlogs, […]

All these moments will be lost in time The web, the future, and us

Iterating regularly in order to meet changing needs, but how do we ensure that the projects that we’re planning now are still as relevant and robust when they launch in the future… and beyond? How do we prepare for the unknowns and constant shifts in technology; what can we do to progress the evolution of the web itself; and how do we, as individuals, ensure that our skills are as relevant as ever in this rapidly changing world? In this talk we’ll look at why the future is important, and past visions of the future, including those from the world […]

How To Transform Good Teams Into Awesome Ones

This is not a talk about teams. This is a talk about you and your role in developing a great team. In order to make this happen you need to work on two levels: The Zen Level and The Operational Level. The Zen Level is mostly about maintaining the right attitude. The Operational Level is mostly about taking the right steps. We will share our experience from Agile transformations we worked on recently, success and failure stories and steps we make while working with the teams. Join us to master the two levels while working with your people. Beware, they […]

Managing for Happiness

Happy teams are more productive and managers should find joy at work, too ! Jurgen est pionnier dans le management créatif pour aider les organisations à prospérer au 21ème siècle. Il propose des jeux concrets, des outils et pratiques, pour enrichir le management, avec moins de gestionnaires. “” l’a élu l’un des Top 50 Leadership Expert et un Top 50 Leadership Innovator. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Co-working + Co-living

Michael Bodekaer is an accomplished serial tech entrepreneur focusing on education and productivity software startups. In 2010 he founded Project Getaway, a month-long lifestyle experiment that brings together passionate, entrepreneurial people from around the world to live and co-work in exotic, remote yet productive environments. Through these events he has touched thousands of people’s lives and careers, inspiring them to pursue their dream of becoming truly location-independent. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Radical wisdom for a company, a school, a life

What if your job didn’t control your life? Brazilian CEO Ricardo Semler practices a radical form of corporate democracy, rethinking everything from board meetings to how workers report their vacation days (they don’t have to). It’s a vision that rewards the wisdom of workers, promotes work-life balance — and leads to some deep insight on what work, and life, is really all about. Bonus question: What if schools were like this too? Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

How to turn Failure into Success

Setbacks are a normal part of the entrepreneurial journey. Pitches go wrong, early product builds don’t work out, competitors are chipping away at your market share — entrepreneurs need to develop a thick skin and an iron-clad determination to keep going and learn from their experiences. There are tools to use such as pivots and post-mortems designed to help you iterate and move forward — what are they and how can you take advantage of them? Tune in to hear from our guests, Richard Branson and Tyra Banks, who have dealt with huge failurees to find huge success. Richard has […]

Your Body Language Shapes Who You Are

Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how “power posing” — standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident — can affect testosterone and cortisol levels in the brain, and might even have an impact on our chances for success. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Management: Thinking beyond profits and short term

Are you working towards creating a rich environment for experimentation, learning, competency building, safety, trust, autonomy? That is not contraindicated with the need of an organization to have profits. In this episode, Jurgen Appelo and other Happy Melly members discuss effective ways to have the conversations you want to have. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Beyond empowerment

Doug is a Northern California-based executive coach, organizational consultant, speaker, author and educator. He is the author of Beyond Empowerment: The Age of the Self-Managed Organization. An economics graduate of Pacific Lutheran University, he also holds a law degree from Willamette University College of Law and a Senior Professional in Human Resources designation (SPHR). He enjoys traveling to rough parts of the world and appreciates the perspective that he gains from it. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Kata at Home

Start ’em Early! Create Scientific Thinkers. The Davis Family shows us how we can use the Improvement Kata pattern with our kids, nephews, nieces, grandkids – right now! Just think how well prepared they will be for life’s challenges. See a little more at: The Improvement Kata & Coaching Kata’s practice routines for scientific thinking can be applied in business, education and — as shown in this video — in our personal lives too. Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Self-Esteem, Gratification & Addiction

Simon Sinek discusses digital addiction & self-esteem. Simon Sinek is an unshakable optimist. He believes in a bright future and our ability to build it together. Described as “a visionary thinker with a rare intellect,” Sinek teaches leaders and organizations how to inspire people. With a bold goal to help build a world in which the vast majority of people go home everyday feeling fulfilled by their work, Sinek is leading a movement to inspire people to do the things that inspire them. A trained ethnographer, he is the author of two books: the global best seller, Start With Why: […]

Digital Nomad slow life experience El-Hierro

Digital Nomads Wanted to shape and share the 1st ever Slow Workation in El Hierro. A unique opportunity to discover together the wildest and most remote island in the Canaries, share projects and experiences, get back in touch with nature, with your own body and mind. Where: El Hierro, Canary Islands. When: 4 to 11 November 2016. Read More on Nomadi.Us Digital Nomad Slow Life Experience… in El Hierro Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Cultivating Empathy

KEYNOTE: Cultivating Empathy – The Most Important Feature You Can Provide to Your Team, Company and Customers – Leslie Hawthorn Without empathy, teams with enormous technical skills can fail in their quest to deliver quality products to their users. Fail at empathy, and your chances of failing at everything skyrocket. Empathy is not something you’re innately born with – it’s a skill that can be learned, cultivated, refined and taught to others. In this Keynote, Leslie Hawthorn will discuss the value of empathy, how you can cultivate it in yourself and your organizational culture, and conclude with concrete steps for […]

Digital Nomads: The Documentary

New ways of work and live are emerging: being a Digital Nomad is much more than publishing pictures at the beach. It means to connect with local people, to connect to the work you do and… A lot of other stuff you can learn by watching this short documentary we made interviewing the best people you can imagine Johnny’S Cove CoWorking & CoLiving in Civitanova Marche (MC) – Italy BOOK NOW!

Put more life into your work

Steve Munroe shares how he—and many like him—left more ‘lucrative’ lines of work for a life of greater purpose, connection and satisfaction in the new creative economy. He implores us to educate ourselves in the greatest skill that economy will require: the ability to change. He shows how a community of digital nomads, corporate refugees and creative professionals in Bali offer a glimpse into the future of work, and the kind of education that helps this tribe to navigate the rapidly shifting, location-independent economy. After a ten year, 11 country stint at the United Nations, Steve founded three companies in […]