Happy learning


I have the honour to open up a conversation about Threefold during a guest lecture of the Certified Blockchain Professional Program of Weconomics. I am grateful for this opportunity. Threefold’s technology stack, governance structure and network will get introduced to an audience that is open to shape the future in a collaborative, reflective and responsible … Continue reading Happy learning

The Curse of Bigness (and the blessing of Threefold Foundations)


To get rid off the curse of bigness we’ve to work first towards a decentralised internet. That is said what is said in this article and that is why I love doing what I do. I love to contribute to the development of a decentralised internet because it is doable and exiting on the one … Continue reading The Curse of Bigness (and the blessing of Threefold Foundations)

Alt Ctrl Delete and Restart


Alt – Ctrl – Delete, for the first generation of internet business models. Why ? Learn from documentary makers: – The Facebook dilemma Part 1 / Part 2 – Algorithms rule us all In 2018 we’ve welcomed EU GDPR law. Privacy as a right is first mentioned in article 12 of the Universal Declarartion of … Continue reading Alt Ctrl Delete and Restart

Threefold for IoT (Internet of Things) in New Business Models


The picture below is the picture of the Weconomy model of prof. dr. Jan Jonker. The internet of things (IoT) could support it.             Will Solaridad lead by example ? An agreement between Threefold Foundation and Solaridad is signed at the pre-launch Threefold Conference in Ibiza ( from 23 to … Continue reading Threefold for IoT (Internet of Things) in New Business Models

Tft (Threefold Token) is a hopeful tool


In a previous post I mentioned that I wouldn’t have been connected to initiatives like Threefold Foundation if I haven’t read the book of Bernard Lietaer during the days the internet got introduced in the business world. Listen to a talk of Bernard Lietaer here. Time will tell if Tft (Threefold Token) will get its … Continue reading Tft (Threefold Token) is a hopeful tool

Money design matters (and it is getting a matter of choice)


I probably would not have written this post if I hadn’t read – The Future of Money – during the years the internet got introduced in business. It was 2001. Bernard Lietaer described the innovation space for money design for the digital era. Since I have read the book, I couldn’t get my eyes of … Continue reading Money design matters (and it is getting a matter of choice)

Free E-Book – Organizing for the Circular Economy (Dutch Only)


De circulaire economie staat volop in de belangstelling en is actueler dan ooit. Bedrijven staan voor de grote uitdaging de omslag te maken naar een circulair businessmodel. Om bedrijven en instellingen te ondersteunen in hun zoektocht naar het ideale circulaire businessmodel is dit unieke werkboek geschreven. Het werkboek is geschreven onder leiding van Prof. dr. … Continue reading Free E-Book – Organizing for the Circular Economy (Dutch Only)

Seth Godin’s Permission Marketing, GDPR and Alignment of Interests


In 1999 I started in the business of recruitment of IT Professionals and business consultants. While setting up the business, I was very inspired by the work of Seth Godin to reach out to potential candidates and clients. I read Seth Godin’s book on permission marketing¬†and started to apply the proposed principles rigorously towards registered … Continue reading Seth Godin’s Permission Marketing, GDPR and Alignment of Interests