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Vacancy: WBII Fair Coordinator

Could you be the next Fair Coordinator for the WBII? What we are looking for: We are looking for one of our members to manage WBII attendance at various Fairs throughout the year. The role will involve working closely with the office manager, and liaising with WBII members. We are looking for someone who has: […]

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Yvonne Lammers (CLASC)

Yvonne Lamers is the owner of  CLASC is a ‘fair’ brand of lady suits (high-end design and high quality). CLASC advices you with developing your personal business style. You can meet CLASC by personal appointment, a styling meeting (6-9 women) and online in the shop. Profession: designer of lady suits/personal branding Industry Sector: Fashion Company: […]

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Aleyda Santos (Jikiden reiki station)

Aleyda’s passion for Reiki started 20 years ago. The extraordinary body-mind healing and transformation that she has experienced through her Reiki practice has motivated her to share her learnings. In 2004 Aleyda became teacher of the Usui Reiki System, also known as Western Reiki. Her multi-lingual communication skills, allowed her to plant the seed of […]

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WBII joins the NVR – The Netherlands Women’s Council

Earlier this year, in an effort to reach out more into the community so that WBII could be more closely connected to Dutch organizations that support women’s entrepreneurship, Julie Kennedy and Charlene Lambert made contact with the NVR.  The NVR is the premier organization in The Netherlands that represents women’s issues to the Dutch government, […]

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Mandie Van der Meer (Zeggen)

Mandie van der Meer-Danielski is an American writer, editor and instructor with a background in English and journalism. She is the editor of ACCESS Magazine, a free English publication for internationals in the Netherlands.   In this role and as a feature writer, Mandie connects humans through their human interests and experiences. She cherishes and […]

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EU enlargement to the Western Balkans: What role for women entrepreneurs?


  • EU enlargement to the Western Balkans
    21 November 2016
    09:00 - 13:00

European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR) and Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) in cooperation with the Women’s Business Initiative International (WBII)             Kindly invite you to the panel discussion on the: EU enlargement to the Western Balkans: What role for women entrepreneurs? The EU accession process is (more…)

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Review on Networking meeting October: Success with Mastermind Groups

On 27th November 2016, WBII members met on another networking event and turned it into a quite special one. This time there was no guest speaker, since WBII members organised a different but quite informative evening. Mastermind Groups During the second part of our event, we had the chance to hear from Teresa Moynihan and […]

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What differentiates one network from another?

Not long ago I was interviewed for Expats Haarlem, and to the question asking for ‘Useful resources for expats’ I answered: “When you first arrive somewhere attend every club outing, meeting, coffee morning, reception …and then, and only then, identify the ‘tribe’ you need to move forward.” When I reread the interview I wondered, what […]

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WBII Seminar: Entrepreneurship Readiness Program


  • 29 March 2016
    16:00 - 22:00

HAVE YOU EVER THOUGHT OF BEING YOUR OWN BOSS? If you never thought it was possible, maybe it’s time to reconsider. Thanks to technologies and new ways of working, increased mobility, and new role models, all kinds of opportunities are opening up. Whether you want to change your career track, boost your income, or are (more…)

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Anat Ratzabi (The Chocolate Sculpture, Atelier anaRt)

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Anat Ratzabi, a sculptor. Anat has participated in many exhibitions at various museums and galleries in the Netherlands and other venues in Europe such as Belgium, and Scotland. She has realised many significant commissions as well as projects for the municipality of the Hague, NL. from re-designing a city park to the great holocaust memorial […]

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Alexandra Arshanskaya (Arshanskaya)

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Alexandra Arshanskaya is a visual artist, graphic designer, performer and visualizer. As a visual artist she is working in different media including painting, drawing, batik, photography and live drawing performances. Also she maintains visualizations and visual coaching during conferences, seminars and business meetings. Alexandra has a MSc degree in economics from St-Petersburg University (Russia) and […]

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