Will you take the online marketing challenge?

Online marketeers are often focused on improving results. They improve the performance of business and websites, at the benefit of other people. Did they ever consider optimising their own results? That’s why the MPRV.biz Online Marketing Challenge has been launched. This competition is based on the fact that marketeers are …

Continue reading

Demonstrate or do something about it?

An interesting discussion in the Dutch unions. Due to the economic situation and the discussion in the government, they actually are not agreeing themselves whether they should go to the Malieveld in The Hague and demonstrate (FNV Bondgenoten) or if they should talk and try to influence the government in …

Continue reading

Is your company in trouble, or operating in growth markets?

We are living in dark times, considered from economical perspective. It seems. People say this. But are we really? Yes, if you are in manufacturing then it may be difficult. If you are in printing or publishing, you may be worrying about a future. Are you estate broker, banker, builder …

Continue reading

What will your pension bring you? Really?

The headline in our (Dutch) newspaper ‘Pension Cut Expected’ attracted my attention this morning. The pension funds should be better now? No, in contrary. Roughly half of the (big) pension funds in the Netherlands (compulsory contribution, collective arrangements) are expected to announce a shortage and cutting payments in 2013. These …

Continue reading