The first Herculean Thanksgiving

Herculean celebrated Thanksgiving with a limited group of ambassadors coming from very diverse groups: our team, crowdfunders, crew, partners, advisors, fans, investors… The aim of the evening was to thank our Belgian stakeholders, to connect them with each other and to experiment if and how we could engage them in our vision for the future….

Herculean wins “Best Crowdfunding Campaign of the Year”

20th October 2017, Belgium – Herculean was awarded “Best Belgian Crowdfunding Campaign of the Year 2017” at Crowdday in Antwerp. The Herculean equity crowdfunding campaign was completed on the MyMicroInvest platform. A professional jury compared successful projects and awarded Herculean with the first prize.  “Winning this award is a huge boost for the whole team. We…

Become a true Ambassador

We are proud to announce that as of today, for the next 30 days, we open the Herculean cooperative company to new investors. You could be one of them and you are not alone. Together with banks and co-investors we are raising up to 1,5mil EUR to scale-up the Herculean business all over the world. We…

Hercules Trophy comes back to Poland!

We’ve got great news in store for our Polish Hercules Trophy fans: the Hercules Trophy returns to Poland! Are you as excited as we are? (Polish translation below) The feedback after last year’s first edition was amazing and it exceeded our wildest expectations. The unique Herculean concept was met with great excitement among both employees and…

Health in all Policies

During last week’s Health conference Prevention, the Flemish government has announced its new health objectives concerning nutrition, physical exercise and alcohol, drug & cigarette consumption. Taking place on 16th and 17th of December 2016 in ICC Gent (Twitter: #Preventie16), the conference aimed to verify the public support for its newly defined strategies, as well as to educate…

Empathy and compassion as cornerstones of teamwork

In a recent HBR article (“To Make a Team more Effective, Find their Commonalities”) , David DeSteno emphasizes cooperation and trust between employees as vital elements for organizations that have to deal with increasingly complex problems at an ever faster pace. Teams, not individuals, are the future of work. Now how do you move teammates from mere colleague behavior…

To crowd or not to crowd?

“Inspired by the United Nations, we founded Herculean as a cooperative company. It has always been our ambition to engage the Herculean fans as shareholders of our organisation. Today, we are making our first steps towards a new level, by inviting the Herculeans to be a part of our company.” Inge and Yves, founders of Herculean.coop A few years ago, the…