Lecture at the University of Utrecht

I was asked to give lecture as part of the program Project Management at the University of Utrecht. In this minor students learn about all aspects of project management. My focus was on actual experiences with the international aspects of Project Management. Early January 2015 the lecture took place. Apart from expert knowledge, I used […]

Hanggliding above a wonderful world

28 December 2014 (a link to my video, included below) Last weekend I have had one of my most beautiful hang gliding days in the Dutch Skies.  Randonearo (please click on the name for their website) organised a “Winter hang gliding day”. We all (7 pilots in total) were very lucky that just one day […]

Update Congress The Social Enterprise

Last Wednesday, the 24th of September, the congress took place. Please see my initial blog on the subject here. Over 125 people participated actively and I was asked to chair this inspiring day. The feedback received from the participants during the day was very positive.  On twitter (#tse2014) you are able to read what has […]

Update Dutch National Skydiving Record

In this blog I gave a daily update on our skydives, including photos, video’s and two interviews on Radio538. Please enjoy! For the full explanation of our goals please click here I just uploaded a nice compilation of our 84way. We were all in the formation, but unfortunately also two wrong grips. Please click here to […]

The Social Enterprise

Next week September 24th Heliview will to organize the Social Enterprise Congress. The congress will take place in DeFabrique, Utrecht. “The Social Enterprise” will answer the question how organisations are able to improve their internal and external interactions, collaboration and knowledge sharing. Social business is inevitable to reach these goals. Please click here  for the congress website. […]

Certification in other professions

See also my first blog regarding my dialogue at the IPMA World Congress here. Update 28 September 2014, Ready to go! Please see this teaser.   Update 28 August 2014 As promised (expectation management => ICB 1.02 stakeholder management), please see an update on my blog in preparing for my presentation at the IPMA WC. […]

IPMA World Congress 2014

This week I continued to prepare my presentation for the World Congress of the International Project Management Association in Rotterdam the Netherlands:  IPMA WC 2014 (29 Sept. / 1 Oct.) As a certified IPMA Level B project manager, member of the Dutch IPMA exam committee, IPMA Level B and Level C assessor I do recognize […]

IPMA Behavioural competences training

Rome, July 2014, IPMA Behavioural competences training. Early July I gave a training about several IPMA competences to a group of 16 managers in Rome. The key focus was to explain and to share experiences about the most important 15 behavioural Project Management competences. We know that “the larger and more complex the project is, the more important the […]

MH17 / KL4103 why tell me why…….

18 July 2014 7.00 hours. At the moment I cannot stop thinking about all the people who died yesterday afternoon, in the MH17 / KL4103 plane from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur travelling to a beautiful holiday destination, work, home and more. The energy in the plane must be full with joy and with several smiling happy and […]

Yearbook Topsport community

I am happy that a personal interview has been published in the yearbook 2013 of the Topsport Community. Please see the links (Dutch and English) to this interview below For me “It’s all about the right focus and willing to actively create your own destiny” The Topsport Community has been founded by Pieter v/d Hoogenband (Olympic […]

Google Glass

Saturday, May 24th I had the chance to try the Google glass! It was very nice to have control through “the glass” just giving some short commands verbally or with a simple fingertip. The Google Glass reacts rapidly and is very easy to use. To take a picture, to Google, see a movie, put on the lights […]