Putting the spotlight on The Netherlands

Guest blog by Ruud de Jonge This week sees The Next Web conference taking place in Amsterdam, so it is good timing for our local BizSpark champ, Mark Voermans, to give us an insight into start-ups and entrepreneurship in the country. But first, a bit about Mark. Mark is currently Emerging Business Manager for Microsoft…


Innovation means start-ups can ‘dream big’ from day one

By Ruud De Jonge Look at the glass – what do you see?  Is it half full?  Is it half empty?  To a lot of start-ups, neither matter because they see a third way. Maybe they can do something totally different with the glass and on a big scale.  And it is this ‘out of…