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…

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…

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…

The Pink Ladies Games launches in Abu Dhabi

The Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel and Resort will come alive on Saturday 3rd November as women from the capital and surrounding area will unite for the first ever Pink Ladies Games in Abu Dhabi. An exciting morning with lots of fun and active challenges will be on offer as hundreds of women will raise money for breast…

Launch of Yamina Krossa Foundation for fundamental cancer research

“Breasts are more important than football“, remarkable words by Professor Hugo Thienpont (Vice-Principal Innovation and Valorisation at the VUB) at the launch event of the Yamina Krossa Foundation. The Belgian Red Devils played their first WC soccer game on Monday June 18th at exactly the same time of the event, therefore his statement. But the game didn’t…

Wanted: motivated crew!

Herculean is searching for motivated crew members for her events. Are you social and really motivated? Then this is something for you! Working as a crew member is something for all ages. We are searching for a number of crew members to help us at the Hercules Trophy in Vlaams-Brabant on September 29. Besides this…

SVS becomes MOEV and holds a brand new Apotheosis

Rebranding the yearly sports reunion for thousands of sport teachers? Link a brand new name to it? Herculean knows how to do it! Together with MOEV (the new name of SVS – Flemish School sports Foundation) we organised the Apotheosis in Ghent. The goal? Educate, inspire and motivate teachers concerning moving and physical education. The MOEV project…

Beach Games for the city of Zemst

The summer just started and the civil servants working for the Belgian city Zemst kicked it off fantastically! Every 2 years, the city organises a teambuilding event for the entire organisation. To bring their workforce closer together, Hercules Projects organised the Beach Games Zemst. The result was a gorgeous and unforgettable team day at the beach. The employees…

Allied Medical Center new partner at Pink Ladies Games Dubai

Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort will come alive on 2nd November as women from across the UAE will come together for the annual Pink Ladies Games. An exciting morning with lots of fun and active challenges will be on offer as hundreds of women will raise money for breast cancer awareness. We are launching the feel-good programme…

Belgium: Hercules Trophy Mechelen 2018

On 1, 2 and 3 June 2018, de Nekker domain in Mechelen, Belgium, was submerged in the Herculean vibe for the 19th consecutive year… The totally unexpected rain showers (first in weeks) on Friday didn’t demotivate the participants, on the contrary! The party in the evening was smashing. Luckily, the Saturday and Sunday editions were a…

A surprising winner at Hercules Trophy Antwerp 2018

On Saturday 5th May the 3rd edition of the Hercules Trophy Antwerp took place. The weather was amazing and the location “Park Spoor Noord” looked like a holiday destination. The great atmosphere almost made us about the competition with the 12 unique Hercules labours… Luckily the teams had a good night sleep and were ready for…