Latest posts by Thomas Vanhoutte (see all)
- My view on the ORMIT traineeship: from talent to leadership - 2 November 2016
How do you go from talent to leadership? Thomas elaborates on his theory. Continue reading
Latest posts by Ciaran Mcewan (see all)
- I’m starting my career at an historical turning point - 25 July 2016
Forty-two ‘digital trainees’ will be accompanying several departments of BNP Paribas Fortis toward their transition into digital. Ciaran Mcewan is one these ‘digital trainees’.Continue reading
“In order to grow and improve, you have to be there at the edge of uncertainty”. These are the words of an inspiring chef Francis Mallmann, who likes to experiment with cooking. Continue reading
You just graduated from university or college and you think: “Let’s do this! Let’s do business, make big money and go straight to the top! The sky is the limit! I am going to change the world. I am enthusiastic, willing to learn, flexible, competent …” Well, guess what, every young graduate thinks that. You are not special. I can assure you, I was like that too (and still am a bit). I finished my studies thinking I was going to be the next Richard Branson. It turned out I wasn’t … yet.Continue reading
We meet many students; students with a good resume and a lot of ambition who cannot wait to get on the labour market. However a lot of those talented people often have no idea what they really want regarding work, and when they think they do, their idea has often been built on a foundation of straw.Continue reading
What job would fit me?
At the start of their career, most young people don’t have a clear idea of what they want to do as a professional. ‘Where shall I start?’ ‘What kind of job shall I do?’ are some of the most frequent questions young and eager newcomers on the job market ask themselves.Continue reading
- Demand Planning Project Team at Axalta Coating Systems
- Change Officer at BNP Paribas Fortis
Latest posts by Lennert Vierendeels (see all)
- So long everyone! - 23 April 2015
- I asked for a challenge, and that’s exactly what I got! - 1 November 2014
- Change you can believe in! - 9 October 2013
26 months…you would think 2 years is quite a long time. Well, apparently it isn’t. The past 26 months have really flown by, as if being in the most amazing cockpit of one of the fastest airplanes in the world, the SR-71 blackbird.
‘Have you ever been to a presentation where you nearly fell asleep?’ A question 99% of the population most probably would say yes to.
This is it! My first professional experience was on the verge of beginning. I was so eager to start that I arrived 30 minutes early.
Quickly, I discovered that we were 3 newcomers starting on Monday 1st December 2014; Olivier Rossillon, Maïté van Bogaert and myself. Continue reading
When I started my studies in IT, I couldn’t explain why I was attracted to it. I knew I liked to know how things work, deep behind the scenes, to explore the realm of complex logical algorithms and understand the challenges and choices hidden behind a particular software release.Continue reading