Blogs

Our blogs are about all aspects of the entrepreneurial personality, with its foundation in the Entrepreneur Competence Model. With our SaaS solutions, we help business coaches get a more in-depth insight into entrepreneurs’ adventurous and sometimes mysterious minds. On the other hand, we see that entrepreneur coaches struggle to get enough new clients and income streams. Our entrepreneur tests and tools are also suited for a unique way of doing marketing for business coaches.

Entrepreneurial personality

  • Entrepreneur vs Manager
    Entrepreneur vs manager? While many business owners are not even an entrepreneur, let alone a successful entrepreneur, the debate gets even more troubled when the topic shifts to…
  • Entrepreneurial Mindset Tool
    Entrepreneurial Mindset Tool, get ready and relevant for the future Entrepreneurs aren’t born but bred. Although some successful entrepreneurs claim that entrepreneurship runs through their veins and an…
  • Entrepreneurial learning
    Entrepreneurial learning, what you didn’t know. Entrepreneurial learning seems to be about acquiring the knowledge to run a company on your own. Although experiences are needed too, what…
  • What is entrepreneurship?
    What is entrepreneurship? Watch and smile. When you think of entrepreneurship, you quickly think of having and running your own company. In most cases, this is also…
  • Successful entrepreneurship
    Successful entrepreneurship Read the many blogs about successful entrepreneurship, which discuss what you really need to be successful in turbulent times. What is entrepreneurship? Watch and smile….
  • Entrepreneurship Development
    There is a need for entrepreneurship development in an ever-increasing dynamic and uncertain environment. Training and coaching are crucial, and that’s why.
  • The catch-22 of entrepreneur coaching
    Entrepreneurs need entrepreneur coaching, but they don’t ask for it. Their accountants ask the wrong questions. A catch-22, but can you escape from it?
  • Entrepreneurial Personality
    In this 4 minute blog, I’ll tell you more about assessing entrepreneurs, quickly and accurately. Not for selecting entrepreneurs, but to further develop an entrepreneurial pesonality.
  • Psychometric Tests for Entrepreneurs
    Psychometric tests assess someone’s individual ability. If well researched and validated, it helps the assessor to get an accurate view of their personality.
  • The difference between Skills, Abilities, Knowledge, and Competencies
    In this blog we will explain the differences between Skills, Abilities, Knowledge, and Competencies using the competency framework that contains four essential elements: Motivation, Personal Characteristics, Qualities, and Knowledge.
  • Male & female entrepreneurs are different, or not?
    It goes without saying that men and women are different, but is that also true for entrepreneurs? Read the comparison between male and female entrepreneurs and find out.
  • Entrepreneurship Education
    In this 5 minute blog you read why an entrepreneurial mindset is required for the near future. Even in larger organizations – public and private. However, is that with an eminent role for entrepreneurship education or enterprise education?
  • Entrepreneurial Ecosystems
    In this 5 minute blog, you will learn which factors are essential for an entrepreneurial ecosystem that can help to promote entrepreneurship in a region or country and the 6 possibilities that can speed up the process.

Marketing for business coaches

Successful entrepreneurship

  • How to Avoid Burnout as an entrepreneur
    How to avoid burnout as an entrepreneur? How to best avoid the situation, and how an entrepreneur coach can help within stressful situations.
  • Business tools for entrepreneurs
    6 Essential Business Tools for Entrepreneurs Whether you’re just beginning your business, or you plan to scale your company, you will need a little bit of help….
  • Smart goal setting tips for small business owners
    Can you set even smarter goals? Smart goal setting tips for small business owners. We have been setting goals for ages. Very handy when hunting for food….
  • Business metaphor
    What can you learn from football? A Business metaphor During the World Cup, everyone loves football a little bit more. Many are captivated by it. Many companies…
  • What is entrepreneurship?
    What is entrepreneurship? Watch and smile. When you think of entrepreneurship, you quickly think of having and running your own company. In most cases, this is also…
  • 7 simple better business strategies
    7 simple strategies to do better business Better business strategies are about your products or services. Not about how much you like them, but whether it meets…
  • Successful entrepreneurship
    Successful entrepreneurship Read the many blogs about successful entrepreneurship, which discuss what you really need to be successful in turbulent times. What is entrepreneurship? Watch and smile….
  • 10 wise entrepreneurship lessons
    10 wise entrepreneurship lessons from being an entrepreneur My entrepreneurship lessons are based on my own experience as a business owner and scientist on this topic. For…
  • Starting a business with confidence? This is how you do it.
    In this 5 minute blog – if you are thinking of starting a business of your own – you will learn how to deal with the uncertainties that inevitably come with running a business.
  • How a red ocean turns blue; blue ocean strategy
    In this 3 minute blog, I’ll tell you how you can survive a red ocean and swim into a more profitable blue ocean. And how a business coach can HELP you.
  • Your price is never too high.
    In this 3 minute blog, you’ll learn the real reasons why clients claim your price is too high, and how you can counter that. 

Entrepreneur Competence Model

  • Entrepreneurial Leadership; are you a boss or a leader?
    Entrepreneurial Leadership; are you a boss or a leader? Being a great boss or a leader, is there a difference between the two? The moment you start…
  • Risk-taking in business
    Risk-taking in business. This is how you deal with it. Risks surround entrepreneurship. But what not in life? If you want certainty, you definitely shouldn’t start doing…
  • Market orientation
    Market orientation, how can you increase it? Gaps in the market exist. However, the better question is, is there a market in that gap? In other words, are there consumer needs that haven’t been…
  • Innovative mindset
    Innovative mindset; creativity in business, innovation, and how to improve it? What is new, what is innovative, and to whom is it new? Concepts such as creativity in business and innovation…
  • Is the entrepreneur an artist?
    Is the entrepreneur an artist? The artistic process is very similar to the entrepreneurial path. Both artists and entrepreneurs create something from nothing, face rejection, and fine-tune…
  • Need for achievement
    Need for achievement. This is how you increase it. The need for achievement motto could be: “Whatever you want, you can achieve it.” If you ask this…
  • Need for Power
    Need for power. This way you increase your influence. Is entrepreneurship pure self-gratification? “Yes,” says founder and entrepreneur of Cool Cat, Ronald Khan, with a big smile…
  • Perseverance.
    This way, you can increase your perseverance. Perseverance is the most striking characteristic of entrepreneurs. It is also the most frequently mentioned. Ask any group of people…
  • How to build self-confidence?
    How to build self-confidence? That’s how you do it as an entrepreneur “She believes in me. She sees a future in you and me.” Beautiful words from…
  • Networking tips? That’s how you do it
    Networking tips? That’s how you do it as an entrepreneur A golden rule in networking is: give before you take! Because, how social is entrepreneurship actually? You…
  • Need for autonomy
    In this 4 minutes blog, I’ll tell you what the need for autonomy is, how it is and isn’t a synonym for independence and an example of coaching a small business owner.
  • The specialist thinking style
    The 4 roles in entrepreneurship: how to recognise the specialist thinking style The majority (80% source: Small Biz Genius) of all business owners are self-employed. That number…
  • The manager thinking style
    The 4 roles in entrepreneurship: how to recognize the manager thinking style No company can do without some form of organization. Being capable of organizing and planning…
  • The salesperson thinking style
    The 4 roles in entrepreneurship: how to recognize the salesperson thinking style With the term salesperson, everyone automatically thinks of the profession of the seller. But that’s…
  • The pioneer thinking style
    The 4 roles in entrepreneurship: how to recognize the pioneer thinking style Do you know people who continuously spout ideas? Who lives mostly in the future and…
  • The difference between Skills, Abilities, Knowledge, and Competencies
    In this blog we will explain the differences between Skills, Abilities, Knowledge, and Competencies using the competency framework that contains four essential elements: Motivation, Personal Characteristics, Qualities, and Knowledge.
  • Entrepreneurial motivation; how to avoid ‘no-tivation’
    In this blog, you learn about the importance of motivation for an entrepreneur and how to increase it as a business coach. Especially when clients’ drive is gone: no-tivation.
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