Over BID De Big Improvement Day (BID) is hét platform voor inspirerende ontmoetingen, vernieuwende inzichten en grensoverschrijdende samenwerkingen. BID staat in het teken van beweging. BID mobiliseert door te inspireren en heeft als doel Nederlandse professionals een podium te bieden voor het gezamenlijk verbeteren van de BV Nederland. #BID2015 https://storify.com/SirousKavehercy/big-improvement-day-2015 [View the story “Big Improvement […]
A Cultural Perspective On New Media Second screen, eCommerce, social media and companion applications are high on everyone’s agenda in the media industry. But where is the money? Is adoption only a matter of time? or culture? When will digital media become a major revenue driver? On the 13th of May 2014 I gave a […]
Culture – Context for Media, Marketing and Globalization People are loyal to culture not strategy! Culture provides an important context for our communication, media usage, marketing and global strategies. People travel, migrate or connect online always carrying their culture with them. Therefore recognizing cultural diversity is a very important asset for any organization. Recently I […]
DartGroup Greenspot – Culture in Business Interview with DartGroup Woensdag 19 maart 2014 | 17:00 – 19:00 uur Interview Transcript in English What does the statement ‘Culture eats strategy for breakfast’ mean to you? It is quite simple. Many companies experience the consequences of this almost daily without recognizing it. Whether you are the CEO […]
Will Facebook Turn 15? On the 19th of February 2014 Facebook announced it is buying WhatsApp for $12 billion in stock and $4 billion in cash. There have been numerous speculations about the motivations of Facebook to do this. WhatsApp, with its 450 million active users, was becoming a serious threat to Facebook. Besides the fact […]
On 21st of November I was in the beautiful city of Antwerp to give a workshop on Personal Branding & Culture to students and staff of AIESEC at the University of Antwerpen, Belgium. You can view the slides below. The central question in this presentation was whether it was possible to establish a universal and […]
This presentation was given at Internet Hungary on the 15th of October 2013. “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results” – Albert Einstein As you may agree, internet has increasingly become a destination for us rather than a useful tool. We refer to internet through commercial brands (Facebook, […]
Cultural Awareness keynote followed by facilitating a discussion in a group of 60 employees and senior managers at a market leading client about cultural differences between Belgium and The Netherlands and how these influence our communication, organization and management. If you would like to find out more about the presentation please get in touch.