The one thing that will make you a brilliant leader in 2017

The one thing that will make you a brilliant leader in 2017

“One way to measure self-awareness is by looking at your ability to tell your life story in a coherent way.” ~ Anonymous If we talk about strong leaders, you might think of a Captain America or Rogue type of person that knows everything and has a clear vision for the...
How to know if entrepreneurship is right for you or not?

How to know if entrepreneurship is right for you or not?

Is entrepreneurship really your thing? One of the most important questions I ask during interviews is: What do you see yourself doing in 5-10 years from now? The answer shows what vision the candidate has for their life & career. Almost everyone replies they want...
The journey from banking to entrepreneurship

The journey from banking to entrepreneurship

After being in consulting for the first couple of years of my career I landed a dream job as a sales trader at an investment bank. I was 27 and I always dreamed of being at the core of the moneymaking machine of the bank. Soon I was trading multi million dollars deals...
3 Golden Tips on Leadership

3 Golden Tips on Leadership

I started my career with the world’s biggest corporations in consulting and banking. Personally, I’ve learned the most on leadership throughout my life as an entrepreneur. Starting alone with no staff, to growing the business with currently 350 people has been an...
4 Important Business Lessons Jakarta Traffic Can Teach You

4 Important Business Lessons Jakarta Traffic Can Teach You

Jakarta can teach you a lot of business lessons. Indonesia is a fantastic place to be and I truly love it. It has massive natural resources, young demographics (50% of the population is below 30), friendly people and a new strong government. Good ingredients for a...
What your Start-Up can learn from this 13-second UFC Knock Out!

What your Start-Up can learn from this 13-second UFC Knock Out!

Your mindset has the power to create your reality ~ Anonymous. Conor McGregor produced an extraordinary performance to dismantle Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to win the UFC featherweight title, taking home a paycheck of around $16 million (almost $1.3 million for each...
5 reasons why being a parent make you a better entrepreneur

5 reasons why being a parent make you a better entrepreneur

I’m writing this while at the airport waiting for my flight to Moxy’s regional HQ in Bangkok, Thailand. Last night was a rough night. No, this does not mean dancing till the sun comes up and still being intoxicated by too many beers. It was a rough night because my...