Entries by Digital

how chinese businesswomen are taking over the world.

There’s a decent chance you’ve never heard of Liu Qing. However, she’s quite a prominent figure in the Asian business industry. Liu is the president of Didi Chuxing, the largest mobile transportation platform in China. After having worked at Goldman Sachs for twelve years, she switched to the taxi- and ride-sharing business in 2014, and […]

interview // legal tech industry will not slow down in 2019.

This online blog is dedicated to sharing knowledge, developments and insights within legal tech. This blog is an initiative of the Legal Tech Studio. From online DIY legal documents and signing tools to fighting parking tickets via a mobile app and AI-tools that help structure contractual information. Together with a group of curated legal tech […]

introducing agim veselaj.

Every since B. opened her second B. Amsterdam building, our ecosystem has been a hotspot for HR Tech. Agim Veselaj, CEO and co-founder of Peddy, tries to revolutionize performance management. Peddy is a philosophy captured in a tool that allows businesses to radically improve their performance reviews. But Peddy is more than your normal disruptive […]

introducing donna van den bosch.

As Founder and CEO of The MIND Engineers, Donna coaches and trains professionals with the tools of Neuro Linguistic Programming. NLP is an attitude and methodology with which you can enhance the quality of your life and your performance in work. NLP is co-created by Richard Bandler in the 1970s and recently enjoyed renewed popularity […]

the next web: 10 must-see speakers.

A list of 10 must-visit speakers at TNW 2019 curated by B.‘s CEO and creative leader Ricardo van Loenen.  To all the savvy tech enthusiasts amongst us, on Thursday May 9th and Friday May 10th, the biggest tech conference of Europe comes to Amsterdam. The Next Web conference always manages to be an unforgettable adventure […]

interview // the vegetarian butcher.

Founder Jaap Korteweg about food sustainability, vision and growth. Twelve years ago, a farmer from the Netherlands found himself at 44 years of age with enough time and energy on his hand to start something new. What some would describe as a creative spin-off on a mid-life crisis, Jaap Korteweg decided to do a unique […]

scale-up within the B. community: boxie24.

This week we are presenting the story of a proud and long-standing B. community member, Boxie24 Storage. A company who is using an innovative concept to make storage space easier, cheaper and therefore available for everybody. Especially because you were founded in Berlin, we are interested: Why did you choose B. Amsterdam? After expanding in […]

we are B.

I always believed that as a kid, you truly know what you want to do in life. As a kid you’re not influenced by external factors, this all comes later. External factors are things like status, what your parents or teachers want you to do, what others think, but also what others think you’re good […]

lightyear // the car that charges itself on sunlight.

Whether the founders of the company Lightyear were fans of Toy Story is unknown, but they couldn’t come up with a better name for the first electric car that charges itself on sunlight. The fascinating story of Lightyear’s five co-founders started in 2013, when they joined the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge in Australia. The debut […]

introducing ruben brinckmann.

A so-called agile coach and agile transformation driver at AkzoNobel, Ruben Brinckmann stands on the verge of today’s digital innovation. A world-leading company in paints and coatings, AkzoNobel is one of the Netherland’s biggest corporations. After more than one-and-half-year of driving change at AkzoNobel, we’ve asked Ruben to tell us more about the digital strategies […]