Category Archives for "Mastermind Group"

Jun 02

7 Essential Attributes of a Successful Mastermind Group

By Mathias Tölken | Mastermind Group , Operational IT Leadership

(article updated 25/01/2017)

I have previously answered the question, What is a Mastermind Group? and shared my excitement in the 27 Life-Changing Benefits of Joining a Mastermind Group.

But is this all hot air?  And what makes a Mastermind Group actually succeed?

The good news is that it has been proven time and again that the benefits can be replicated... if some rules are observed.

The popularity of Mastermind groups over the past especially 20-odd years has led to quite a few best practices and standard structures emerging, both for the agenda of a Mastermind session as well as the roles and rules needed to run a group successfully. 

Make sure that you do your homework and confirm that the Mastermind Group you plan to join is run accordingly to maximise your outcomes!

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May 19

27 Life-Changing Benefits of Joining a Mastermind Group

By Mathias Tölken | Mastermind Group , Operational IT Leadership

Putting several minds together to discuss a problem often yields solutions that far outweigh what any one could have come up with on their own. This is the proverbial “one plus one is greater than two” effect and one of the major reasons why people decide to join a Mastermind group.

But did you know that this is but one in a very long list of possible benefits bestowed on participants who join a well-run Mastermind group?

In fact, we have uncovered a whopping 27 life-changing benefits that could be yours if you decide to join a Mastermind group.

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May 13

What Is a Mastermind Group?

By Mathias Tölken | Mastermind Group , Operational IT Leadership

Picture credit: flickr

Imagine you had your own personal advisory team on call... Imagine you were part of a group of people that are in the same position and just "get you" when you discuss your challenges and celebrate with you when you share your successes... A group where each member wants you to excel... Together you brainstorm and your shared ideas are much more than any of you could have come up with individually... But this group also holds you accountable for delivering on your commitments and helps you stay on course to reach your goals.

This is what a Mastermind group is about and if you are lucky enough to be invited to one you will most likely see a marked change in yourself, your career and your company's success.

But what is such a group exactly and how does it work?

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