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Networking Review: Rise & Lead Summit 2018 Part 1

Rise & Lead Summit Partnership with the WBII Having volunteered for the Rise & Lead Summit, I knew I was going to be on a whirlwind day of inspiration, connection and empowerment, but little did I realise how impactful it was going to be! The day started early, and I felt instantly connected to the […]

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Networking Review: Ultimate Peak Performance

I went in blind, I will admit. I read ‘peak performance’ in the title of the August networking event – and made an assumptive jump to it being about sports, and admittedly read no further. That did not though stop me from going because the WBII has been my ‘gas station’ for more than 10 […]

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Networking Review: Leveraging Your Natural Talent for Your Business Success

Leveraging Your Talent for Business Success   Are you ready to leverage your natural talents into your greatest success? This was the opening question which started a very interesting and informative presentation given by Dovile Corrigan of Dove Coaching. High energy and high performance, that we usually see in successful and enjoyable projects, points to […]

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Networking Review: Leveraging Your Natural Talent for Your Business Success

Together with a lovely cosy group this month made up of old faces and new, Dovile Corrigan introduced the idea of understanding and leveraging our natural talent and how and when these talents show up. Talent v Strength She started with an energizing exercise, where in groups of 2 we shared details of a successful […]

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WBII Survey

We want to know what YOU think of the WBII. If you have a moment please complete this survey, talk to us at the Network Meeting in May or June or email us at info@womensbusinessinitiative.net.

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Networking Review: An introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Have you heard about the updated Privacy law which comes into effect on the 25th May this year? Have you thought about how it might impact your business? If you were at our networking on April 19th, you would have been thankful that Bieneke Braat from Legal Tree took us step by step through the […]

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Presentation for WBII networking: Get your bookkeeping questions answered

Questions Raised During Presentation Please keep in mind, that these questions are answered from the perspective of an eenmanszak. The answers may be different for a Stichting, VoF or BV. Computer – Can I own more than one computer in my business & how do I deduct it (depreciate) for tax purposes? Here are 2 good […]

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Networking Review: Get your bookkeeping questions answered

WBII networking 22 March 2018: Get your bookkeeping questions answered Tax returns as an act of empowerment? Your balance sheet as a statement of your independence? I can’t say I’ve ever considered my quarterly and yearly bookkeeping tasks in such a light. Have you? Well, if you were at the WBII March networking event on […]

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WEP Platform Reconciliation of Work and Family Life (Directive)

LOOKING FOR FEEDBACK FOR OUR PARTNER WEP! Last year, the European Commission published a proposal on a directive on work-life balance for parents and carers. Currently, the European Commission’s directive is being discussed in the European Parliament. The Employment Committee (EMPL) is the lead Committee in charge of reviewing the proposal. The FEMM Committee is an associated […]

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Why we should all make an effort and celebrate successful women

WISE words from Katharina Andrés Last year I started a new position and for the first time since university my boss was a woman. And what a woman. Rebecca was the kindest, smartest and most professional boss you could possibly imagine. She made me feel welcome, taught me my new job and showed me that […]

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Women in Business: Q&A with Lisa Hall of Lemonberry

We ask our members share a few thoughts: to introduce themselves to fellow members, and those who are interested in our community. In this installment, we interview Lisa Hall of Lemonberry. Tell us about your business: This small creative design studio based in Den Haag/The Hague works with small businesses either developing their brand from the […]

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