Do You Have a Plan B?

What if …  What if you would lose your job today. How long would you be able to keep up with your current standard of living? What if you work freelance and do not have any assignments for the next 2 to 4 months. How long would you be able to pay your mortgage, your car, […]

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Baby Boomers: Too Young or Too Old?

Last weekend I was talking to one of my friends getting very frustrated about the employability of the 50plus-generation. Applying for job after job, being too old or too expensive, being overqualified or not fitting in the team…or not hearing anything at all. I do understand her frustration! But I also know that the solution […]

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Too Old To Start Something New?

In the past 12 years I just love to work with people of all age groups in my company. Just love the kids who just finished their education and really are looking for new ways to build their future. Love their eagerness, creativity, speed. They grew up in another time and I am very much […]

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BOHICA: Bend Over Here It Comes Again!

Almost 20 years I have been working in a corporate environment. I was a Sales and Marketing manager in the ICT industry. I had some great years there: the market was growing and companies expanding. Everything was great…until right after the millennium! The total industry collapsed and that changed everything. Reorganizations, restructuring, people losing there […]

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VISION…Never Lose Sight of What You Can’t See!

If anyone asks me what I am selling I will answer “Vision”. Most of the time this is also when the confusion starts. If you look up the meaning of (business) Vision, Wikipedia will tell you “the capacity to envisage future market trends and plan accordingly”. So as an entrepreneur you see something happening in the […]

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Not Everyone will Understand Your Vision…and that is okay!

People keep surprising me! In a good way but also in a not so good way! The business I have been creating over the past 12 years is very much about awareness. Awareness that you have a choice to create your own future. Awareness that how big or how small it ends up is your […]

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All … For Nothing!

Over the past 11 years I have been building a great international network of entrepreneurial people. People from all sorts of backgrounds, different cultures, nationalities, ages, gender, educational level, with great resumes, or just starting their career. People who have already build their own business, people with a corporate background or people who just graduated. […]

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BELIEF DOES NOT SIT ON THE COUCH AND WAIT FOR SUCCESS TO SHOW UP

Right now I see so many people letting go of their beliefs way to easy and going back to where they came from…hoping and wishing that the solution to their problems will show up at their doorstep. One time there was a reason why they decided to change, their WHY was clear and they knew […]

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Look for a Future instead of a Job!

The past six months we did an add campaign looking for INDEPENDENT MARKETING ASSOCIATES. We have received a lot of applications and have been talking to a lot of people. I would like to share with you our experience. We received responses from people with great backgrounds, highly educated, long resumes, of all age groups and all cultural […]

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