Silke is co-founder and partner of strengthscircle.com, a Berlin-based people consultancy, focusing on the future of work to build new strengths workplaces in modern companies.
She has been a strategy consultant, leadership coach and facilitator for over 20 years and is fascinated about how engagement, performance and well-being increase when people have the opportunity to apply their strengths in a secure environment and are encouraged to give their best work. Silke's approach in working with clients is resource-, solution- and growth-oriented with a focus on strengthening the client's self-efficacy.
With this mindset, she advises individuals, leaders and their teams to meet their various challenges successfully. Another focus is on founders whom Silke has supported since the first wave of the new economy in Europe to foster agile and robust leadership.
Silke is educated in economics and philosophy and has enjoyed intensive training in several strengths-based tools, non-violent communication, negotiation, emotional intelligence and systemic organizational development. She is also a certified coach, consultant and trainer of positive psychology as well as co-head and initiator of the accredited coach training of the German Association of Positive Psychology.
As a speaker, Silke receives frequent invitations on issues such as diversity & togetherness, what makes people change, positive and strengths-based leadership and the future of work.
Her services include coaching individuals and teams, developing & conducting strengths-based leadership curriculums & retreats, supporting companies through transitions and being a sparring partner to leaders.
Silke is based at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin and works throughout Europe, the States, Canada and Asia.