Author Archives: WorkwithWomen

About WorkwithWomen

WorkwithWomen (as well as WerkmetjeGezin) is an initiative of Patricia Handels. Patricia has a master in international economics since 1998. She has worked for 10 years in marketing & sales in the financial industry in Europe. For almost 4 years now, she has been working as a consultant and coach in talent management. She has worked for different companies and with both female and male clients. Female leadership in organisations has had her special attention for years and has become her specialty.

Professional Women’s Dinner Meeting December 10th, 2013

We want you! Are you an ambitious and educated woman? Do you live and work in Asia, or do you live in Asia and would love to work here? Are you passionate about achieving personal and professional breakthroughs and would … Continue reading

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Complementary Differences

Fascinating The other day, I had a conversation about different cultural values and the consequences of it. In business and in social life. Something I come across every day now, of course. It is because I am living in a … Continue reading

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Personal and Professional Compass

Get the most out of it! Introduction Once in a while everyone needs a helping hand. Someone to help you see things from a different perspective. A coach who will point out the effects of your behavior, your strengths or … Continue reading

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Professional Women’s Network Breakfast Meeting

Organized by WorkwithWomen &samhoud Are you an ambitious and educated woman? Do you live and work in Asia, or do you live in Asia and would love to work here? Are you passionate about achieving personal and professional breakthroughs and … Continue reading

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Pass it on!

Fan of youtube I so do love youtube. Today I watched two movies that made my heart beat faster. Today I got inspired. The power of classical music The first movie was one of Benjamin Zander on ‘The transformative power … Continue reading

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Harvard Business Review on more women in the workforce….

……if female employment rates were to match male rates in the United States, overall GDP would rise by 5%. In Japan, such initiatives could increase GDP by 9%. In developing economies, the effect soars into the double digits. At the … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to our new website. We appreciate you having a look around. We are curious to hear what you think of it, so please leave a comment if you think it will help us improve. And please do not hesitate … Continue reading

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