Latest blog posts

  • The role of mindset in answering your purpose

    by Henk Jansen
    4 minutes

    Henk continues his series with Trep, gaining some invaluable insights on the importance of shifting your mindset and having a more flexible way of thinking in order to tackle some of life’s challenges, along with tactical advice you could action right now. 

  • Agility begins with simplicity

    by Julie Perkins
    5 minutes

    Julie explores the role of simplicity in planning growth and how it’s this simplicity that really allows business owners - and communities - to be as agile as they need to be in these times, bringing to life this balance with a moving case study from her home island.

  • Your voice: the power of personal purpose in decision-making

    by Julie Perkins
    4 minutes

    When things grow and progress, your inner voice that has led you to this place can sometimes get lost. Julie explains through Luce’s story how it’s the most important thing to reconnect with during moments of chaos or uncertainty.

  • Teaser: growing a social enterprise without losing soul

    by Julie Perkins
    1 minute

    This month Julie has been investigating a question that was put to her by one of our female entrepreneurs. It’s one she's still working on, however, we thought you might like a sneak peek into the journey.

  • Make it matter with a platter

    by Julie Perkins
    3 minutes

    Observing your customer’s behaviour in these challenging times is a super power of many purpose-led companies. Julie describes how one business took their values and an everyday insight to create an opportunity that we can all be inspired by.

  • How can you actually measure purpose?

    by Henk Jansen
    2 minutes

    In Henk's latest interaction with Trep, Henk explores how we’re all so used to tracking traditional measurements in our businesses, and how measuring purpose isn’t as black and white - or maybe with Trep’s take on things, it is?

  • Investing versus Covid-19

    by Quirine van Maanen
    4 minutes

    The Covid-19 pandemic has brought along change for investors too, yet they still have money to invest. This blog highlights three ways investors could be acting differently as a result of the pandemic, which you can use to your advantage.

  • A Covid-19 recovery strategy

    by Julie Perkins
    5 minutes

    Inundated with articles on recovery strategies and surviving Covid-19? What if we already had an approach that could see us through this pandemic - and beyond. This blog explains a diamond in the rough that is already a string in your bow.

  • The importance of authenticity today

    by Henk Jansen
    3 minutes

    Henk Jansen introduces us to Trep, his dear Alien friend who is trying to make sense of the various styles of leadership and organisational-design on earth. Trep has some very interesting takes on it all - a fresh, and welcome, new perspective.