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We believe in people and their motivation to have a positive impact in the world.
Every human has what it takes to live up to their full potential. All we need are the right conditions, conversations, and moments of reflection to breakthrough.

Our purpose at atrain is to create these conditions for people to breakthrough. But what do these conditions look like?
This website is dedicated to shine a light on what enables, inspires and catalyses true breakthroughs.

Equipped with practical resources, inspired by new ideas, and authentic stories in our podcast, you can start the journey towards your breakthrough today.

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PODCAST
Latest Episode

Guest host Joachim Stempfle speaks with Compassion Focused Therapy founder Paul Gilbert. Paul’s warmth is infectious, and we hope it provides you with some positive, uplifting “emotional textures” to take away.

IDEAS

2+2=5?
Or: What makes a great team

Joachim Stempfle

A leadership team I have been working with for five years went through a remarkable evolution. When we started out, I had only a 2-hour slot to discuss the results of an employee engagement survey with the team. At this stage, the team was a typical “team of leaders”: Strong egos, everyone managing their own silo, a “polite truce” between people…

2+2=5?
Or: What makes a great team

Joachim Stempfle

A leadership team I have been working with for five years went through a remarkable evolution. When we started out, I had only a 2-hour slot to discuss the results of an employee engagement survey with the team. At this stage, the team was a typical “team of leaders”: Strong egos, everyone managing their own silo, a “polite truce” between people…

With many organizations transitioning to more agile structures here’s a perspective on what working in a self-organized company looks like.

One of the knots to untie in implementing self-management is ensuring…

A reflection on the concept of empowerment and three practical pieces…

RESOURCES

Agile Team Assessment

Carrie Schlauch & Ingrid Molan

Carrie Schlauch and Ingrid Molan created this presentation of the Agile Team Assessment for the 19th Congress of the European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology.
Since 2019 the tool has been revised and currently, a trial is in progress as a pre-/post- measurement of team-based intervention.