BAM! Here comes the Marketing Trophy

You pitch for awards, we fight for a Trophy. BAM, the Belgian Association of Marketing organises the very first Marketing Trophy, together with Hercules Trophy. On 21st June 2019 all companies or departments related to marketing will be challenged to battle it out during the famous Hercules Trophy. Do you work for an agency, advertiser,…

Stimulating engagement through respect

“When you ask workers what matters most to them, feeling respected by superiors often tops the list.” That’s Kristie Rogers’ opening statement in her latest article on Harvard Business Review. Though hardly shocking for any contemporary leader or executive, it seems the business world hasn’t yet fully grasped the impact of it. As Kristie goes…

The link between leadership and sleep

A lot of business leaders admit that they don’t get enough sleep at least four nights a week. A recent article in Harvard Business Review by Nick van Dam (McKinsey) and sleep expert Els van der Helm explores the link between sleep and leadership. It also offers a few solutions to improve both individual well-being and…

Owens Corning Family Games – literally for all ages

“If we could organize a cozy family day for roughly 60 people that speak either Dutch, French or English -and consist of even more nationalities?” And would we be able to come up with something that pleases both the youngest of children, as senior citizens and everything in between?” Those were the questions we received…

Pink Ladies Games UAE 2018: Thank you!

It’s a wrap! The Pink Ladies Games Dubai 2018 have been absolutely fantastic. First off, we’d like to thank everyone who helped make this third UAE edition a success: our sponsors –Allied Medical Center in particular-, HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum as organiser of the Dubai Fitness Challenge, our volunteers, co-workers…

Launching well-being programme and new values for Voka

Employee retention is probably one of the biggest challenges HR managers face nowadays. But sometimes pragmatic solutions can pop up just by doing. The Chamber of Commerce in Flemish Brabant (Voka), Belgium, is one of those organisations that understands the value of people. Keeping talented employees by motivating them, cherishing their well-being and stimulate their…

Thank You day for Coderdojo Volunteers

Through the CoderDojo movement, volunteers all over the world help minors in building a positive future through coding and community. This unique not-for-profit believes that having an understanding of programming languages is increasingly important and actively promotes that by implementing local and entirely free programming clubs for everyone between 7 and 17 years old. With…

Deloitte Games, powered by Herculean

“We want to bring all the employees of one department together as they all work at customer premises and don’t really know each other. They are all high performers. If everyone gets to know 10 other people during the day, it’s a massive success for us.” A very clear briefing from Sven, one of the…

We’re in. How about you?

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 1 October 2018: Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) – the flagship fitness initiative by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council launched last year, will now return on 26 October and run for a full 30 days through…

Are you a Pink Lady? 12 reasons why you should become one!

The Pink Ladies Games support Pink Caravan to raise awareness on breast cancer in the UAE. We also inspire women to lead a more active lifestyle and are one of the initiatives during the Dubai Fitness Challenge. For Active Women Who Care. 12 reasons why should you join Because it’s a team effort Because it’s ladies…

20 years of Hercules Trophy – a weekend of celebrations

Hercules Trophy was founded in 1999, which means that we have a special anniversary in 2019. In our opinion, the perfect excuse for a party during the first summer weekend of 2019. People sometimes say: “It takes 20 years to build an overnight success”. We will spare you the pictures of 20 years ago for now……In…