Author: Duncan Forbes

VilCap Mondays-Part 1

VilCap Mondays-Part 1

An effective marketing tool we have used over the past few months has been hosting different information sessions around the country called VilCap Mondays. These have be effective because we end up engaging a considerable amount of targeted  networking, marketing, … Continue reading

 

Initial Scouting Report

Initial Scouting Report

These first few weeks have been spent organizing our recruitment processes, trying to get a feel for the social enterprise landscape, and networking with as many people as possible. Overall, Holland appears to already have a robust infrastructure designed to … Continue reading

 

Reunions

Reunions

I spent my first two weekends in Holland reconnecting with family and friends I have not seen in 11 years. I took a short train ride from my apartment in Osdorp to Haarlem and visited with my Mom’s cousin Adine. … Continue reading

 

Introduction

Introduction

The Village Capital NL program us up and running! It took me a little bit to get my blog off the ground, but here we go! I have only been in The Netherlands for 2.5 short weeks and I have … Continue reading

 
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