Lessons learned from a sharing economy entrepreneur

In 2014 I interviewed Martin Voorzanger, co-founder of the largest Dutch ride sharing platform Toogethr. Their service was doing well, but already then finding the right revenue model was their biggest problem. A couple...

5 things you can do with a castle in Italy

Lately, an article saying that Italy is giving away some of its castles and monasteries went viral. Everyone wants a piece of it, including me. The idea is that the people...

How are you using Seats2meet?

Scheduling a meeting and finding a location is easy these days, I often meet clients in Rotterdam, The Hague, Amsterdam, Dordrecht and Utrecht. When I visit Utrecht for a meeting or just some...

Meet Makers Unite, the Dutch initiative giving a new purpose to life jackets worn...

Back on September 4th, I was lucky to attend the Great Minds Meeting, an event created by our partners from Masterpeace. There, 350 minds got together to inspire, get inspired and...

The nature of money – Part 4: The alternatives

The year was 1932 and the small town of Wörgl in Austria was caught up in the great depression, just like the rest of the world. When Michael Unterguggenberger (1884-1936) was elected...

What is the PermanentBeta Day?

Describe the PermanentBeta day is a hard task, once as its name already tells, it is in constant change. One day will never be like the other, and that is what...

The future of (freelance) work – interview with Sara Horowitz

At the OuiShareFest in Paris I interviewed Sara Horowitz, executive director of the Freelancers Union about the future of work. Check the video below! https://youtu.be/mDxpkRALdcQ  

California opens its first University without teachers

42, for the well informed, is the answer for the ultimate question of universe, life and everything else. It is also the name given to a university in France with no...

Internet of Things – samenvatting boek

Begin dit jaar verscheen het boekje ‘Internet of Things’ van Willem Vermeend en Jan Willem Timmer. Omdat ik graag bij wil blijven bij de ontwikkelingen naar de zogenaamde Economie4.0, zodat Peer!...

How to make a movement happen?

When I start talking about the paradigm shift we’re in, I think that most of us know what I’m writing about. We see that the world as it used to be,...

FEATURED POSTS

5 Healthy Habits for Remote Workers

Remote work is fast becoming the new normal with 68% of Millennials saying that this setup would increase their interest in employers. In fact, the 2019 Remote...

Negatief

Werkplek van de week – 2

Translate »