Dr. Beat Buhlmann possesses many years of senior management, consulting, marketing, and sales experience in the Internet & IT industry and has worked around the world for renowned companies such as Google, Evernote, Dell and HP. Thanks to his dual background (IT & Business Administration) combined with his apprenticeship as a car mechanic, the author’s key strength is bridging the gap between theory and practice. He addresses the needs of working practitioners and focuses on instantly actionable output. The author also teaches Digital Transformation as well as Virtual Team Management (the latter being his doctoral thesis and the topic of his first book) at various leading universities around the world, including IMD Lausanne, Harvard Extension School, Hult, Universities of St. Gallen, Lucerne, and Zurich, and is an internationally experienced keynote speaker at conferences and company events.
Further, Beat is member of the board of Swiss-based companies helping them navigate through the digital transformation process.

 Beat Buhlmann: Car Mechanic, DBA, E-MBA, BSc

Beat Buhlmann: Car Mechanic, DBA, E-MBA, BSc

 

Latest Publications

2018

Business Insider, Germany
https://www.businessinsider.de/das-ist-der-wahre-grund-warum-home-office-oft-nicht-funktioniert-2018-9?IR=T

FOCUS.DE Online Magazin, Germany
https://www.focus.de/finanzen/karriere/mit-neuen-ideen-gegen-die-ueberlastung_id_9521175.html

SME WEB UK
http://www.smeweb.com/2018/08/10/never-better-time-sme/

Business Leader UK
https://www.businessleader.co.uk/are-uk-workers-heading-towards-information-overload/44613/

Google EMEA, virtual team driver’s license
https://www.thinkwithgoogle.com/intl/en-gb/marketing-resources/content-marketing/virtual-teams-drivers-license/

HR Zone Magazine
https://www.hrzone.com/perform/people/remote-working-why-virtual-teams-fail-and-how-you-can-avoid-it

Training Journal
https://www.trainingjournal.com/articles/features/time-management-how-understand-and-manage-triple-overload

Watson Switzerland
https://www.watson.ch/schweiz/digital/527353394-produktivitaets-experte-whatsapp-und-co-stoeren-uns-alle-3-minuten-bei-der-arbeit-

Paperless Pioneers, Germany
https://www.paperless-pioneers.de/ppp107-warum-wir-dringend-etwas-a%CC%88ndern-mu%CC%88ssen-interview-mit-dr-beat-buehlmann/

Team-Performance.ch, Switzerland
https://team-performance.ch/interview-beat-buehlmann

Silicon Republic, USA
https://www.siliconrepublic.com/advice/get-organised-work-productivity-evernote

Muito mais que presença física: as relações profissionais do trabalho remoto, Medium.com, Brasil
https://medium.com/@evernote_brasil/muito-mais-que-presen%C3%A7a-f%C3%ADsica-as-rela%C3%A7%C3%B5es-profissionais-do-trabalho-remoto-90c6324c76a

Standard.at, Austria
https://derstandard.at/2000081650803/Tipps-vom-Produktivitaetsexperten

Evernote Blog: The Triple Overload, USA
https://evernote.com/blog/the-triple-overload-problem-and-what-to-do-about-it/

Triple Overload by ThinkProductive.co.uk, UK
https://thinkproductive.co.uk/conquering-triple-overload-whitepaper/

Evernote Blog: Why virtual teams fail, and what to do about it, USA
https://evernote.com/blog/four-ways-virtual-teams-fail/

Co-Authored Business Practice White Papers
click here

    Topics:

  • Triple Overload of Knowledge Workers

  • Virtual Team Driver’s License

  • Cloud Basics

  • Bring-your-Own Megatrand BYOD & BYOA

  • Also havi ng 80 unread emails in the evening?

 

2017

Business Insider Germany
https://www.businessinsider.de/evernote-code-of-conduct-2017-12?op=1&IR=T

Book
http://www.become-the-ceo-of-your-own-life.com
https://www.amazon.com/Beat-Buhlmann/e/B073KPGCT5

The Remote Work Summit, Asia
https://www.theremoteworksummit.com/beat-buhlmann/

Selbst-management.biz, Austria
https://www.selbst-management.biz/evernote-general-manager-europa-beat-buehlmann-im-interview/

NZZ Switzerland
https://www.nzz.ch/zuerich/evernote-in-zuerich-der-software-elefant-der-in-der-limmat-planscht-ld.1308047?reduced=true

Bilanz Switzerland
https://www.bilanz.ch/unternehmen/evernote-versucht-das-revival-und-ein-schweizer-hilft-mit-848668

Financial Times, USA/UK
https://www.ft.com/content/d4037078-1546-11e7-b0c1-37e417ee6c76

TechWire Asia
https://techwireasia.com/2017/12/need-know-remote-work/

Capital Germany
https://www.capital.de/karriere/team-teamwork-email-kommunikation-management-8135

Swiss Digital Transformation Award
https://www.netzwoche.ch/news/2017-03-22/vorreiter-der-digitalen-transformation

Werde CEO deines eigenen Lebens, Lars-Bobach.de, Germany
https://larsbobach.de/werde-der-ceo-deines-lebens-dr-beat-buehlmann/

Becoming the CEO of your own life, reedsy.com, UK/USA
https://blog.reedsy.com/become-the-ceo-of-your-own-life/

 

2016 and before

Impulse Germany
https://www.impulse.de/management/unternehmensfuehrung/digitalisierungs-tipps-des-evernote-chefs/3543642.html

Book: Virtual Team Management for Practitioners
https://cuvillier.de/de/shop/publications/1979-need-to-manage-a-virtual-team