The Leadership Travel Guide




Weekly Newsletter

The Leadership Travel Guide reflects on the countless aspects of becoming better at managing people and a more effective (and liked) leader. It provides first-hand guidance on what works and how it can be applied in leadership positions ranging from being the executive of a large company, running a team in a hierarchical organization, heading a small research lab, chairing a committee of peers or raising your teenage kids.

The Leadership Travel Guide is only available through a (free) newsletter subscription. Subscribers receive one issue per week, packed with practical advice and thoughts on leadership challenges—from personal improvement and self-reflection to strategic planning and recruitment.


New Book coming soon

I am pleased to announce that my new book "A Path to Academic Leadership. 8 Lessons to advance your university careeer" will be available soon.

What Readers of the Leadership Travel Guide say

"Heiko, can I just say how much I enjoy reading your weekly Travel Guide. I share these with my team and ask them to give each subject their consideration."p> Susan Maastricht, Director, Research Integrity and Ethics Administration, University of Sydney

"It is truly a pleasure to read your columns. Full of wisdom! I learn so much every time."

Satish Kumar, Professor & Director, Periodontics, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health, AZ, USA

"Every week I read your leadership travel guide you are reading my mind!!! Always so relevant and helpful."

Emily Miller, General Manager, Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), The University of Sydney

"Heiko, This weeks blog was excellent also! I’m going to apply this to my teams’ meeting schedule."

Romesh Nalliah, Clinical Professor + Associate Dean for Patient Services, University of Michigan School of Dentistry

"Heiko has really inspired me to reflect on who I am, what I want to be and where I see myself. Using the different strategies particularly the signature strengths analysis I was able to really identify the right path for my ongoing leadership development. Heiko has been amazing and really opened my eyes to my surroundings and the best way to make all my current circumstances work for me instead of, as I perceived - against me."

Belinda Di Bartolo, Chief Operating Officer at LCT - Living Cell Technologies, Sydney, Australia