059 – Driving Innovation at Vueling

Simone van Neerven is the Head of Innovation at Vueling (https://www.vueling.com/en), an airline company originally from Spain. In this podcast, Simone talks about what innovating in this regulated industry means, but also how to drive innovation. We also discuss topics like women in tech and what it means to be a leader in a competitive […]

058 – Building Startups with Ministry of Programming

Faris & Resad Zacina are the founders of Ministry of Programming (https://ministryofprogramming.com/). Originally from Bosnia & Herzegovina, they rapidly expanded their business of being technical partners to their clients. Startups usually struggle with building out their ideas and this is where Ministry of Programming shines through. We talk about what makes startups successful but also […]

056 – Running an Innovation Lab at PostNL

Jeroen van der Heijden is the Head of Customer Experience for the PostNL (https://www.postnl.nl/) Innovation Studio. PostNL is the biggest parcel delivery service in The Netherlands and we discuss how they innovate with a small team and validate their ideas. Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like the one I did with Joris Leker from […]

055 – Creating an On-boarding Experience with Talmundo

Christina Chaplin is the Head of Data and Innovation at Talmundo (https://www.talmundo.com/). Talmundo is a SaaS created for streamlining on-boarding processes for new employees. We talk about what makes a great onboarding experience, but also HR in general and best practices within these processes. Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like the one I did […]

054 – Restoranto, How an App is Fighting Food Waste

Ralph de Groot is one of the Founders for Restoranto (https://restoranto.com/). Restoranto is a mobile app that seeks to fight food waste by offering discounts in times that restaurants are less busy. The mobile app also offers the possibility to order and pay in advance so you can save time when for example going for […]

052 – How to Accelerate a Startup with Rockstart

Rune Theill is the CEO and Co-Founder for Rockstart (https://rockstart.com), a startup accelerator in The Netherlands. We talk about their beginnings, what a accelerator does for startups in their program but also what makes a successful startup. Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like the one I did with Ohad Gilad from Keadyn.

051 – Shipping Around the World with Cogoport

Carmit Glik is the CEO and Managing Director for Cogoport (https://cogoport.com) in Europe. In this podcast we discuss the challenges the shipping sector faces. There are enormous digital challenges to be solved and Cogoport, started in India and now one of the market leaders, tries to solve these. Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like […]

050 – An interview with Bits vs Bytes

In this special 50th episode I asked some of the listeners to send in questions they wanted my opinion on, so the roles are reversed. Some of the topics that come to pass are Blockchain, Neuralink, leadership and many many more! Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like the one I did with Niels van […]

049 – Building a CRM with Teamleader

Niels Vanden Buverie is the Strategic Partnerships Manager Belgium at Teamleader (teamleader.eu). In this podcast we discuss their vision on integrating with other packages, but also how they build their product. Enjoyed this podcast? You will also like the one I did with Niels Kaspers from NU.nl.

048 – Climbing Mount Everest and Building a Social Enterprise

Niels van Buren is one of the owners of Swink (www.swink.nl), a very special agency specialized in providing marketing and data services. His agency is special because they employ people with autism, because of their unique abilities to focus on specific tasks and analytical skills. We also go into him climbing the Mount Everest, after […]