Interview Kim Liebregts, CEO Tesla Benelux

On the 5th and 6th of October, the ninth edition of the EBF Conference takes place. It is the largest economic and business conference of the Netherlands and attracts about 600 participants each year. This year’s theme is ‘Managing Earth Inc. :The Leaders of Tomorrow.


Does every city need a Guggenheim Museum?

Twenty years ago, the Guggenheim museum was established in Bilbao (Spain), what resulted into the so-called Bilbao effect. The city’s economy changed drastically leaving positive footprints.…


The Effects of the French Election on the Economic Environment

Sunday, May 7th, former investment banker and France’s economy minister Emmanuel Macron of the centrist En Marche! party was elected France’s new president. …


The way Uganda handles refugees

In Europe, we are currently dealing with a great number of refugees.…


Google datacenter Eemshaven

Google Datacenter Eemshaven – General information

Last year, on the 6th of December, Google opened a new datacenter at the Eemshaven in Groningen, …


The opportunity to study abroad.

Why everyone should take the chance to study abroad


Challenge yourself with AIESEC

Within our faculty many students are performing great and interesting activities, from the Honours College to starting an own business. …


International Ambassador

Last week, we interviewed the two International Ambassadors of the EBF, the former International Ambassador Caroline Krinner and the current International Ambassador Syarifa Diandrina.…


Unlock your potential

Today is the deadline of the EBF Board Recruitment 2017-2018, we, Saskia and Lauri interviewed Tijmen and Annabelle the Vice-Chairman and the IT & Marketing Officer of the current board. We hope to give you some insight in a Board year at the EBF.…


Jeroen Dijsselbloem at the EBF Leadership Panel

The EBF has a history of hosting events with impressive, but most of all interesting, speakers. The last EBF Leadership panel was no exception. …


Interview Marcia Snijder, Channel Manager at AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel Masterclass 2017
Upcoming May 8 & 9, the AkzoNobel Masterclass 2017 is being held. The masterclass is meant for master students who are approaching their graduation. The deadline for applying is April 2.


The Blockchain

Author: Vlad Tașcă

The advent of the internet marked a complete paradigm shift from previous methods of commerce and revolutionized not only marketplaces but entire business systems, as well as the ways in which trade is conducted. The ease of use and accessibility of information in the 21st century has led to changes such as the disintermediation of distributors and wholesalers in favor…


Gifts – Value adding or a loss

Author: Vlad Tașcă

Giving gifts, whether it is to family members during the holiday season, to friends on their birthdays or to a loved one as a sign of affection, is a long standing and well-loved tradition. …


Is OPEC actually as powerful as it seems?

OPEC, often perceived as one of the world’s most powerful institutions, is experiencing a ‘historic move’ according to OPEC president Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada.


The Recruitment Days: an insider’s perspective.

Recruitment Days
An Interview with Roelof Takens by Annemiek Jutten en Bryan Lubben

What is your role in the Recruitment Days committee?
My role in this committee, together with one my fellow committee members,…


Insights of Nick Jue, CEO of ING during the Leadership Panel

“We want to stay an elephant, but we want to be as flexible as a greyhound.” (Nick Jue, CEO ING)

On Wednesday the 7th of December, Nick Jue, CEO of ING Netherlands, visited our faculty to give a presentation on the reorganization of ING for the leadership panel. …


Happy New Year with a new EBF Journal

Author: Thijs ten Cate

A new chapter for the EBF Journal

New Year’s resolutions: we all have them! Each year, we promise ourselves to improve certain aspects of our lives in the year that lies ahead. …