“An entrepreneur isn’t someone who owns a business, it’s someone who makes things happen.”

Tips for entrepreneurs; productivity hacks, delegation, visibility, social media, personal branding, how to organize events and workshops, get the best references and much more.

7 tips for more effective, efficient meetings


While I was co-creating with the South African games developer RetroEpic, I compiled a list of simple tips to have better meetings. I know lots of organizations struggle with this issue, so sharing these tips might help some. If you like your meetings long and ineffective, stop reading here… If [...]

7 tips for more effective, efficient meetings2019-05-13T04:34:46+01:00

Meet My Team


Proud to introduce you to my team Many people think that I am a 'lone' wolf', which is kind of true. But I cannot do what I do all by myself. I am backed up by an amazing team of professional free-lancers located all over the world. Each one has [...]

Meet My Team2019-05-13T06:14:31+01:00

Social Media


I love sharing inspiration and getting inspired via social media. My Klout score of 70-72 puts me in the top 10% of influencers world wide. Many people ask me what channels I use and how. Whether you follow me for inspiration, or to see how I get such high [...]

Social Media2019-05-14T03:47:06+01:00

7 things I’ve learned from successful digital nomads


DC BCN 2016 In June I was in Barcelona for DCBCN: my first Dynamite Circle conference. Successful location independent entrepreneurs from all over the world shared their experiences and tips. I made a list of my 7 most important take-aways: 1.) Delegate more! Focus on things where you can [...]

7 things I’ve learned from successful digital nomads2019-05-13T04:33:34+01:00

Four and a half months of travel: the facts


From Nov 2015 till April 2016 I cruised from Spain to Brazil, traveled in South and North America and finally took a luxury cruise back to Europe. Do you have to be rich to live like this? No. Do you have to be creative and flexible? Yes. In this blog I’ll [...]

Four and a half months of travel: the facts2019-05-13T05:13:27+01:00

Get shit done!


On a cruise for location independent entrepreneurs I met Dan and Bjorn. Like me, they both travel several months a year while running their businesses. Together we figured out what makes us productive in challenging circumstances. And how we balance work and fun for optimal happiness. Do you know what makes [...]

Get shit done!2019-05-13T05:17:16+01:00

The Best Reference


Regardless of whether you’re a speaker, coach, consultant or business person: what works better than explaining on your website just how good you are? Exactly: letting your clients do the talking. But do you recognize the situation in which a hugely enthusiastic client – after your presentation, consultation or other [...]

The Best Reference2019-05-14T03:55:18+01:00

Cruise your business


Cruise your business I just arrived in Salvador, Brazil on a cruise ship full of digital nomads. I am starting to realize that this must have been one of the most unique experiences of my life. Imagine cruising from Spain to sunny Brazil at the start of the European [...]

Cruise your business2019-05-19T07:10:26+01:00



"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail" ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Heading in your own direction. Away from the beaten track. Discovering new opportunities. Always questioning: could things be different? Better? Do you often work alone? Feel that [...]


Instagram for beginners


No clue what to do with yet another social media channel? Or you do want to check it out, but have no idea where to start? No time to figure out how the fastest growing photo-network actually works? About a year ago Maureen van Beek showed me in 3 minutes how Instagram works and [...]

Instagram for beginners2019-05-13T06:01:21+01:00