Crowdfunding: let’s bring Belgium in the lead

Belgium is one of the least mature of the developed markets when it comes to Crowdfunding. USA, UK, FR, GE and NL are leading the pack (with 63% globally). And guess what: the French part in Belgium is doing better than the Flemish. A typical reaction would be: “You must be crazy to go for crowdfunding then”….

Herculean crew member & intern: Valerie

Just like Reinaart, Valerie (the girl with the curly hair on the left side of the picture) made it from crew member to intern at Herculean. It’s a pleasure to have her in our team. But what does she have to say about working at Herculean? Here are her thoughts: “When I first joined the…

Replace stress with mindfulness

Stress related burnouts are without any doubt, the greatest threat to the productivity of today’s workforce. It’s no wonder that nowadays, many employees themselves and their HR managers are looking for ways to reduce their overall stress levels and how they can avoid burnouts. Globally speaking, millions of employees are suffering from burnout everyday, but the good…

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…

Wanted: interns & crew at events

Working at Herculean, is a fantastic experience, both on a personal and a professional level, according to one of our most recent interns. Reinaart has joined the company a couple months ago and has by now completely embraced the Herculean vibe. Here’s his view on working at the international corporate wellbeing and sportainment company: “Before…

Corporate wellbeing at Adecco

  Every week we concentrate on one of our customers and how they achieve happiness in their organization, how they keep their employees motivated and how they concentrate on corporate wellbeing. Which actions do they take to accomplish these goals? Today we’ll be taking a look at Adecco, the biggest employment agency and Human Resources provider…

Next investment round for Herculean

Are you an entrepreneur or a smart investor with a proven track record? Are you looking for a solid investment opportunity with exciting international growth plans in the sportainment and corporate wellbeing business? Do you want to share your experience, open your network and learn from others? After a summer of intense preparations, The Board of Directors, Board of…

Killer Confidence: a driving force for fulfillment

What happens when you bring a successful actress and film producer, a badass champion NASCAR driver and an entrepreneur turned women’s empowerment expert  in front of a room full of professional women and have them talk about how to build killer confidence? Suddenly the room feels full of energy and the confidence boost is spreading, touching…

Diner en Blanc NYC: reconnecting with old friends

I have to admit: I am hooked on unique events that bring people together with the aim of connecting and having a great time. That is part of what attracted me to my current job and what also drew me to participate in Diner en Blanc NYC for the first time 3 years ago. To…

Share and Connect with ADM

Yesterday, I had the pleasure to attend the ADM kick-off event to celebrate a new work year. ADM (founded in 1998 as “Antwerp Digital Mainport”), is a business network that has undergone quite a bit of a transformation since it was founded. The network originally started as an ICT network after an inspiring entrepreneurial mission to…

Resilience: Tales Of True Grit & Tips On Bouncing Back

With the Paralympics starting, I am amazed at the stories of many Paralympian athletes about how sport has given new meaning to their life and enabled them to rise like a phoenix from the ashes.  It are stories about how putting labels on ourselves limits our ability to achieve and how instead, by focusing on our strengths, we…