I light fires

Preferably in hearts. If necessary, under feet…

I see opportunities where others see obstacles. I have learned to use bricks thrown at me as stepping stones. I find amazing stories in seemingly ordinary things and people I meet every day. I can take something average and make it amazing. And I have finally discovered that success can be easy if you follow your heart, not your head.

I share how you can do all this, too, through my presentations, books, e-courses, workshops, retreats, RESULTant sessions, and social media.

This mind-shift not only puts you in charge of your own life, but also makes you an inspiration to those around you.

“Esther is a rock star!”
Chris Guillebeau – NY Times bestselling author of ‘The $100 startup’

No Excuses!

They call me the ‘No Excuses Lady’ because I get things done, whatever the circumstances. Uncertainty has become my comfort zone.

My secrets? Focus only on the things you can influence. Work with what you have. Find and seize opportunities like an entrepreneur. Take control to make things happen in your business and your life. Today.

Walk the talk

In my 25 years as an entrepreneur I have turned many challenges into opportunities:

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Changing lives around the world

Did you know…


I’m a journalist & Storyteller

(Co)author of 25 books, contributor to The Economist and other international media. Helped over 400 entrepreneurs write and publish their book.


I was knighted…

Raised €16 million for charities by collecting the leftover foreign currencies during the Euro-introduction. Got Knighted by the Queen for doing this without a budget, network or experience.


I’m a Modern anthropologist

Seeks to stimulate ‘the human side’ in organisations and the commercial aspect in cultural initiatives. On the intersection between business & anthropology.


In the media

20 years, 12 countries, 500+ interviews

Social reach

Klout score: 68-72  Email: 10K list   Youtube: 185K views   Facebook: 7.5K followers  Twitter: 6.7K followers   Instagram: 2.5K followers