Lamprini Kiosse
Inge Zweerts de Jong
Lianne de Vries

Maybe I’m trendy now???

These days we talk a lot about sustainability and of course with good reason I may add. I realised that this is exactly what I have been doing for years when working with my clients. Some of my clients have been quite surprised when I tell them to organize and shop in their own wardrobe […]

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PDW Podcasts, Webinars and Live streaming Review

On Thursday 10 November 2016, Jacinta Noonan from PlatformBe, held a greatly instructive workshop on Podcasts, Webinars and Live streaming, the second in our PDW (Professional Development Workshops) series. Delivering engaging and excellent content is essential for a successful business and we have a considerable variety of formats available online, but we may feel unsure […]

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WBII Highlights of February Executive Board Meeting

Some highlights from our February Board Meeting include: IWD celebration We are ready to celebrate International Women’s Day, and the registration is already open with Early Bird tickets still available. All workshops are finalised (1. “Critical Thinking in Today’s Worksplace” and 2. Change your Money mind-set”) and the keynote speaker will be Nava Hinrichs, Managing […]

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Objectif emploi 2017

  Avenir emploi Pays-Bas is a foundation aiming to help French speaking job seekers to enter the Dutch job market or set up their own small businesses. This year Avenir emploi will be holding its fourth annual event Objectif emploi on the 16th of March in Amsterdam. Objectif emploi offers several workshops and conferences to […]

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Visual communication – Fiona Passantino

WBII write-up – 26 January 2017 What do Perseus, Zeus and Medusa have to do with international finance? Very little, you would think. If you were at the WBII’s monthly networking event in January, you will know better. In her fascinating talk, Fiona Passantino literally mesmerised us (I looked around, people really were engrossed) with […]

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Highlights from the January WBII Executive Board Meeting

WBII Partners with WEF-EU 2017 WBII is delighted to partner with WEF-EU 2017 Forum to be held in The Hague January 27-28, 2017. The programme of the Forum is focusing on economic empowerment of women. It is quite fitting that WBII and WEF collaborate to make this event a great success. This high profile event […]

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Makeup and Health: The Hidden Truth

Let’s talk about makeup…. but let’s also talk about health. You will be surprised on how much these two things are interlinked nowadays. Have you ever wondered what are the long term effects of the skincare and makeup you are putting on your body? If not, you might be interested in finding out. Currently, there […]

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Rocking the world of fashion, Katharina’s style by Deborah Valentine

So: what do you get when someone with tremendous passion, a scientific background and a charming nature are put together for a presentation about sustainable fashion? One rocking session which started a conversation many continue to be having. WBII member, Katharina Andrés, a Consultant for sustainable and healthy lifestyle, made it very clear from the […]

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Highlights from the December WBII Executive Board Meeting

As it was the last board meeting of the year, we used our time to reflect on the past and look to the future. Looking back: A review of events The board reviewed the success and financial impact of the events which were held this year: 9 networking events, 4 Professional Development Workshops, 2 Start […]

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Highlights from November WBII Executive Board Meeting

Some highlights from our November Board Meeting include: Expanding the network. Building New Partnerships WBII partners with NVR, Nederlandse Vrouwen Raad Our Vice-president’s persistent efforts have paid off. WBII has become a member of NVR, Nederlandse Vrouwen Read, (Dutch Women’s Council) , a body that brings together some 50 different womens organisations from the Netherlands. […]

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Photobook about depression

The Prachtmens Foundation (Stichting Prachtmens) is working on a photoproject about depression since February 2016. They are making a photobook and exposition about 17 people that are suffering from depression. The goal is to get less stigma and more understanding about this disease. Prachtmens started a crowdfunding campagne, to get the finances for making the […]

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