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Benjamin Feenstra

The end of organised sports

The end of organised sports
What sport did you do when you were a kid? Played football? Basketball? Tennis perhaps? I bet you quit doing this by the age of 18 (probably even earlier). Whatever the reason, you’re not alone. In the Netherlands 80 percent of…

Stupid strategy

It’s stupid strategy and doesn’t make any sense. Or… does it? Fast rewind to the beginning: I watched the movie Glory the other day. It’s about the first all-black volunteer company fighting in the US Civil War. The movie includes some great…

Johan Derksen

Exactly a month ago I directed the tenth episode of talkshow event Bolder75. It was a great evening for a number of reasons, not the least because of the present of Johan Derksen. He’s a well known and very popular Dutch…

Accenture Innovation Exchange

Last week, the 2013 edition of Innovation Exchange took place in Amsterdam. Accenture, which organized the event, provided seven of their partner companies with a list of hundreds of Dutch innovative startups. This list included Kiozk. Three companies were interested…

Kiozk by the numbers

I wrote about my company once… just once. Today I’m gonna double this because, well… I wrote another post about Kiozk.com. This time it’s about the numbers. 60 We now have 60 organizers in Kiozk. Some of them use Kiozk…

In the streets of Naples

I have a long tradition of exploring cities at night and I don’t know exactly why. Perhaps cities feel more real at night? Or it’s ‘adventure’ I’m looking for? Anyway, this time I explored the Italian city of Naples. For…

Mirror

I took this photo exactly a year ago in Oklahoma City. It’s inside the newly constructed Devon Energy Center. And… no Photoshop is involved :-)

Come on in

My summer holiday of 2012 was a 3000 mile road trip in the United States. It was one of my best holidays ever. So, how come I never wrote about it here? The answer is simple. Since I arrived back…