Helen Kuyper
Lisa Hall
Katherine Fortier

Starting Your Own Business (SYOB)

Thinking of starting your own business? We can help!

Next Seminar:
Thursday 30 April 2015, 17:30-21:30

For members of the international community who are seriously considering setting up their own businesses in The Netherlands.

Open to both men and women.

Register here!


The Starting Your Own Business seminars are a collaboration between the Women’s Business Initiative International and WTC The Hague.

(Photography: Charlotte Meindersema)

Urgent Website Support & Website Vouchers

17 April 2015

WBII Member, Arwa Lokhandwala, is happy and proud to announce two new services from Tulip Web Solutions: Urgent website support: Contact for all your time sensitive security, maintenance, updating and support issues now. Website Service Vouchers: Buy a voucher with 5/10 hours of awesome support for your website. One year validity, use any time vouchers […]

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Facing fear and launching towards success

10 April 2015

The WBII provides a network where you can take chances, grow and learn in a safe environment. Sue Lawrence, a writer and business coach, recently reached out to her fellow members of the WBII. She was looking to practice her recently acquired coaching tools on how to attract your perfect customers. In no time, Sue had […]

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Introducing a new Sponsor: Image & Style

10 April 2015

Anne Bybjerg is an International Image Stylist with a diverse international clientele. Her studio, Image & Style, is based in The Hague. Anne graduated from one of the United Kingdom’s leading Image Consultancy Houses – Aston+Hayes, London. With 7 years of international experience, she is sensitive to cultural differences and continues to help clients of all […]

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Dropping the Masks, Gaining that Sense of Newness Again and Creating Anew

10 April 2015

by Vanessa Smith “We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us” – Joseph Campbell We are living in a time of accelerated change that pushes our limits constantly. It’s a reality of the age we live in. What worked for us 10 […]

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Introducing a new Sponsor: Susan Jimenez Video & Social Media

10 April 2015

As a creative Digital Marketing Consultant & Video Maker. I believe in authenticity, thinking outside the box and bringing value to your visual online presence. My passion is to inspire and capture moments with video and visual marketing. I help entrepreneurs and business communicate messages and stories in a visual, engaging and fast way that […]

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March Networking Review: The E-learning Explosion

8 April 2015

by Deborah Valentine Renée Veldman-Tentori, our speaker at the March networking event on the ‘explosion of e-learning’, is in her words, a life-long learner. Combined with her curiosity about social media and entrepreneurship it is perhaps not so surprising that she is also committed to sharing and teaching. Which is what she did at our […]

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A new collaborative: Think, Talk & Tinker

7 April 2015

We are delighted to announce another collaboration amongst our members: introducing Think, Talk & Tinker, an initiative of Ute Limacher-Riebold, Jet Sichterman and Lana Jelenjev. Under this name they will share their knowledge about child development and parenting through various events. Their first event is planned for April 18th in The Hague as part of the ‘Week […]

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Highlights from our International Women’s Day Celebration 2015

3 April 2015

This year the WBII opted for a new format for its commemoration of International Women’s Day. With workshops, plenty of opportunity to share and actively contribute to the proceedings, a keynote speech and networking, as the film capturing the event shows, attendees were actively engaged and clearly enthusiastic about the evening. With a two part […]

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Exclusive handcrafted bracelets in support of the Bijlmer Bridge2Hope Project

26 March 2015

Purchase one of these gorgeous handcrafted bracelets, made with love exclusively for WBII, in support of the Bijlmer Bridge2Hope Project. Available for 5 euros at all WBII events, while stocks last. The Bijlmer Bridge2Hope Project serves as an anchor for survivors of human trafficking (modern day slavery) by empowering them towards economic, psychosocial and spiritual […]

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India Cooking Classes Workshop Video

9 March 2015

I am pleased to introduce my company: India Cooking Classes (ICC) to you, launched in 2013, to some very promising response. As the name suggests, it provides classes, courses and workshops in Indian cooking at both beginners and advanced level. Indian Cooking Classes also organises company outings in a customised workshop format. Here’s your opportunity […]

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