Career

Business attire, a thing of the past?

Business attire, a thing of the past?

Business attires are more and more a thing of the past. Only in banking businesses and sales/marketing departments of businesses you will see plenty of suits. But why do younger employees prefer to wear casual clothing? And what does the customer think about it? The […]

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Because of the broad focus of the Business Administration studies, it may remain unclear till the very end what kind of profession you will end up starting at after you have finished your Masters. To help clear this up we have created a list of […]

My experiences as a treasurer at Asset | International Business & Management

My experiences as a treasurer at Asset | International Business & Management

For the past 9 months I have been the treasurer of Asset | International Business & Management which up until now has been a great experience! In this blog article I will tell you how I have experienced the past few months and why I […]

Why you should start a business in college!

Why you should start a business in college!

Ever thought of starting your own company? Maybe after you are done with your masters or bachelor? However, you could also start that business in college already. There are a lot of advantages if you start your own business at a relatively young age. Of […]

My experiences as an External Affairs Officer of Asset | IB&M

My experiences as an External Affairs Officer of Asset | IB&M

It has been almost a year since I was announced as the new external affairs officer of Asset | International Business & Management. So far, I can look back at an amazing year with many different experiences about which I would love to tell you […]

My experiences as a secretary of Asset | IB&M

My experiences as a secretary of Asset | IB&M

For the past 9 months, I have been the secretary of the board of Asset | International Business & Management. During this time, I’ve learned a lot and had some great experiences, which I would love to tell you about in this Blog article. I […]

My experiences as a chairman of Asset | IB&M

My experiences as a chairman of Asset | IB&M

The past 9 months, I have had the amazing and honourable opportunity to be the chairman of Asset | International Business & Management. In this blogpost, I am very happy to tell you more about what has made this a great experience for me so […]

Hidden Entrepreneurs

Hidden Entrepreneurs

A few weeks ago I was contacted and given the question whether I might be interested to write a blog about entrepreneurship. Yes, definitely, I am always among the first to share my opinion and experience about this topic. In 2014 I finished my Master […]

8 useful personality traits in order to become successful

8 useful personality traits in order to become successful

Creativity The most well-known successful business people are the ones who started a business, such as Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates. In order to start a business you need to be creative, since you have to think of something new that will also […]

Why every manager should learn how to debate!

Why every manager should learn how to debate!

During the last four years of my life, I have been building a passion for debating. At the beginning of my fourth year of high school, I got in touch with the debating club at our school. Between 2013 and 2016 I participated in three […]

Consultancy Days Tilburg; a review

Consultancy Days Tilburg; a review

Last November, the Consultancy Days Tilburg took place. One of the participants, Lauri Tarkiainen, wrote a review about his experiences during the event. Exploring Consultancy The Consultancy Days were organized on November 16, 17 and 18 by Asset|International Business & Management and Asset|Strategy & Logistics. […]

Dangers of growing student debt

Dangers of growing student debt

Current situation On September 1, 2015 the Dutch government set up a new system for study financing. The basic grant fell away and all students that did not receive a supplementary grant had to solely rely on borrowing money to finance their studies. This has […]

The life of an external at ASSET | IB&M

The life of an external at ASSET | IB&M

9 months ago, I started my journey as a full-time board member at Asset | International Business & Management. Even though it seems like yesterday when I started, it is time to start looking back at an amazing year. INTRODUCTION For those who don’t know […]

The life of a Vice-Chairman at Asset | IB&M

The life of a Vice-Chairman at Asset | IB&M

For the past 9 months, I have had the opportunity to do a board year at the wonderful study association Asset | International Business & Management. In a few months it will be time to look back and to say goodbye to a great year […]

An interview with KPMG’s Tim Pardoel

An interview with KPMG’s Tim Pardoel

An international career, to most starters of the new generation it sounds like the dream job. However, in practice there are many obstacles holding us back from truly making the big leap. Apart from quite some insecurity, also not everyone is made for the “explore […]