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Have You Ever Considered Yourself A Consultant?
Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former...
Feeling Tired All The Time?
Are you feeling tired all the time? A lot of people are feeling exhausted. Maybe not even sad or...
How Is Your Book Coming Along?
Last year I set a goal myself to coach ten people to write their book. The final number ended...
Here We Go Again: Dropping Travel Restrictions
It’s now been well over a year since I first shared my 4 required steps before travelling again. As we’re learning to travel again while dropping travel restrictions, it’s time to do another checkin: where are we at in terms of travel? Are we good to go again, or... Read more
Please Stop Mindlessly Sharing Mental Health Posts
Have you seen any of those mental health related posts on social media lately? Something like this: Mental health issues related to the pandemic are especially hard for people with depression and other mental health disorders. Could any two of my Facebook friends just copy and repost to share... Read more
Have You Checked Your Passport Expiry Date Lately?
Have you checked your passport expiry date lately? As the world is slowly starting to travel again (or at least making some plans for future travel) you may not have looked at your travel documents for a while. Having a valid passport is still an important pre-requisite for travel anywhere... Read more
Overnight Results Don’t Exist, So Work On What’s Most Important Now
Breaking news: Overnight results don’t exist. Of course you already knew this, but in working with my clients I’m still surprised every day that some of them refuse to commit to a new approach, strategy or plan for even 30 days to get things started. We might know, at... Read more
Travel Tips: What To Expect As You Book Summer Travel This Year
After two years of travel restrictions, we’re getting excited to start traveling again. Have you start making plans for your summer travel yet? Here’s what to expect as travel continues to be impacted by Covid-19. As travel is returning towards pre-pandemic levels, unusually long lines at airports and passport... Read more
Are You Ready To Board A Plane Again?
It’s been almost a year since I shared my 4 required steps before travelling again – so it’s time to do a quick check in: where are we at in terms of resuming traveling. Are you ready to board a plane again – or is it better to wait a... Read more
Have You Ever Considered Yourself A Consultant?
Have you ever considered yourself a consultant? The title “consultant” used to be reserved for retired diplomats and former top executive officers. They would be recruited because of their “contacts”, rather than their practical knowledge. Their “consultant” role was more honorary than actual. That picture has changed dramatically over... Read more
A Season Of Change: About Choices, Chances, And Changes In Life
Needless to say the past 2 years have presented challenges and struggles for all. Dealing with travel and other restrictions created a great deal of uncertainty. For many it’s also become a time to reflect on what actually matters and making meaningful changes where necessary. Meanwhile I’ve been longing... Read more
Open for Registrations: The Break Free Xperience
The world is in a time of unprecedented change now. It’ll take a while to get everything back up and running and define what the new “normal” will look like. Historically, times of global uncertainty and change always bring great opportunity. But overnight results don’t exist. Change takes time.... Read more
Taking A Break From Facebook And Instagram To Improve Mental Health?
I know this is not an airport and I don’t need to announce my departure… but I’m leaving. After hearing about riots in The Hague (my hometown) and various other Dutch cities in late 2021 it’s time to call it as I see it: as social media has played... Read more