We don't do things because they are difficult;
things are difficult because we don't do them.
Kata for Life
In our fast-changing world, it's easy to feel overwhelmed. We want to succeed in life and business alike. However, we all too often defocus, spin our wheels, and procrastinate. We get mediocre results, we don't achieve what we aspire, and we know it. In response, we are quick to work more and harder, getting even more overwhelmed. There's a difference between just getting things done and getting the right things done that will bring us closer to our goals.
The Kata practice routines can help us to be focused despite uncertainty and change around us and navigate the unknown territory towards our goals.
Have a long-term direction and set meaningful goals.
Be focused and get the right things done.
Stay calm and
90 Days to set Yourself up for Longterm Success
Join the 90 days Learning Group for Personal Direction and Growth and establish habits that will help you to reach your goals.
In 7 online workshops with Tilo Schwarz, you will learn:
how to define your longer-term direction
how to set meaningful and effective goals
how to stay focused and get the right things done
how to create an upward spiral through reflection and learning
how to stay calm and cut through the noise
The Learning Group is all about putting it into practice.
Joining the Online Learning Group will not only give you valuable insight on how to apply the Kata practice routines but help you turn them into tangible, action steps.
In bi-weekly online workshops, you will benefit from your peers' experiences and practice coaching with the Coaching Kata. Learning together will create results faster than being on your own.
Bi-Weekly Online Workshops
Each participant will get a free copy of the 'Kata for Life' 90 days workbook.
This unique workbook will help you to work on the things that matter rather than being driven. A 90 days program to develop habits that put you on the path for success.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not come yet. We have only today. Let us begin.
Invest in Your Personal Growth
Learn and practice with Tilo Schwarz
As plant manager at a German power-tool manufacturer, Tilo Schwarz and his management team successfully navigated the crisis of 2007/2008.
They used Toyota Kata practice routines to coach and empower their teams to adapt and innovate quickly.
This lead to winning the 2008 A.T. Kearny manufacturing award "Factory of the Year“ and receiving the second place in the WHU/INSEAD Industrial Excellence Award in 2011.