Ceci Wong
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Charlene’s Bubble: October 2019

Did you know?   Next year, we will mark ‘Beijing +25’, which is shorthand for the 25th anniversary signing of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, UN Women’s “Generation Equality: Realizing women’s rights for an equal future”. This signing was a momentous occasion as a result of the campaign and demands for equal pay, equal sharing of […]

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Networking Review: How to Grow and Engage Your Business Audience

We kicked off the evening with one of the hottest topics these days (yes, pun intended): climate change. Dymphna, our organiser, mentioned the young environmental activist, Greta Thunberg, whose name was on everybody’s lips this week and urged us to support her (and our!) fight in any way we can. That was a great segway […]

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Cigdem Guven (Crocusfield)

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Crocusfield is a graphic design studio based in Den Haag and specialised in branding, print design and illustration. It is founded by Cigdem Guven after working in several design studios and as a self-employed graphic designer in London and Istanbul. Cigdem finished Product Design master course at Accademia Italiana, Florence after graduating from Bilkent University, Department of Graphic Design. Cigdem is […]

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Eva Rogojan (Expatself)

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Expatself offers different types of courses tailored to the expats’ needs in the field of self-development and focuses on the development of practical skills. We partner with mainly local course providers and organize a variety of events to support the Dutchifying expat community. Name: Eva Rogojan Profession: Customer service/Process improvement/Self-development Company: Expatself Address: 200 Bargelaan, […]

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Charlene’s Bubble: Princesses Day

Welcome back to all!  I’m already unpacking the wool sweaters, and it’s hard to believe that just a few weeks ago, the weather was so hot that we could barely move. How refreshing, though, it is to come back to work after a break, and I hope that you had a wonderful summer.   September […]

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Women of Truth X Factor in Cyprus

Our member, Heleniq Argyrou, is holding the YinAlithea Women of Truth Conference on leadership and femininity at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Limassol Cyprus, 14-15 September 2019 10-5.30pm. Great chance to grow. There’s still a chance for you to join us see flights on Transavia or Tix.nl. Heleniq has 2 spaces for sharing accomodation in her Silverhouse […]

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Julieta Timane (Workshopsforyou)

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Julieta Timane, MSc, CIPD HR Development, ICF Certified Career and Transition Coach is the founder of Workshopsforyou. Julieta has travelled widely during a successful international career in corporate human resources, and has been privileged to work for major global corporations. She has lived and worked in many countries including Italy, Malaysia, Singapore and Japan – […]

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Charlene’s Bubble: Amazing African Entrepreneurs: Greetings from Bamako!

“Bonne arrivée, Madame”!!  The friendly, cheerful greeting I repeatedly received on arrival in this French-speaking West African country made me feel so welcome.  Known and appreciated for its beautiful ‘kora’ music (such as Mamadou Diabate), and distinctive bogolan handwoven and naturally dyed cotton fabric, Mali is also landlocked, wrought with security troubles, and poor. Because […]

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Networking Review: Head or Heart?

Susan de Vriend, originally a Life Coach for expats, has recently become a certified self-love life coach. With the help of Susan’s knowledge, we reflected on ‘How to be clear in our decision-making, taking into consideration both the Head and the Heart’. We are all busy with work and family responsibilities, and often don’t have […]

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Networking Review: Storytelling in Business

Last networking with Natali Drake was a fantastic collaboration at the Women in Innovation and Leadership (WIL) premises in the center of The Hague. With many of the students busy with exams, it was a cosy group, allowing for informal talks about our topic: Storytelling in Business. Thanks to WBII member, and WIL leader Jennifer […]

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Aurélie Milhès (IKEA)

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Working for 14 years at IKEA, 9 in the food area, I am now for more than 3 years the food and beverages manager of IKEA Delft.  I lead the complete food department composed by swedish food market, bistro, bakery, restaurant, kitchen and coworker restaurant. My team is composed by 130 coworkers. My missions are […]

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