Video Daman Hercules Trophy UAE

We had a great time at the Daman Hercules Trophy in Dubai on 20th April! Here’s the video that captures the emotions of the day. The most popular corporate challenge, the Daman Hercules Trophy took place at the weekend with two events in the UAE. All participants took on the 12 Herculean labours which were accessible…

Herculean leader: Barbara Torfs!

Barbara Torfs has been working as Marketing Communications Director for 21 years at the family owned business Schoenen Torfs, alongside CEO Wouter Torfs. In the past years, she’s been mainly contributing to the digital innovation and transformation of the retail company. Next to that, the ‘Fit@Torfs’ wellbeing programme grew to being one of her priorities. Her…

Now is the time to plan your next team event!

There’s no better time to start planning your fall teambuilding activity than in the midst of winter. Whether you’re looking to increase overall employee performance, trying to boost cooperation within and across your teams, increasing job satisfaction amongst employees (which sharply increases employee retention rates), or trying to get all noses in the right direction,…

We asked, you answered.

Mid October, we asked your opinion on the next Herculean labour for the Hercules Trophy edition 2017. It was about Foot Darts, the interesting combination of darts and soccer. Thank you for bringing out your votes! Here are the results of the poll: 72% of the respondents replied YES, against 28% NO’s. Click here to…

Killer Confidence: a driving force for fulfillment

What happens when you bring a successful actress and film producer, a badass champion NASCAR driver and an entrepreneur turned women’s empowerment expert  in front of a room full of professional women and have them talk about how to build killer confidence? Suddenly the room feels full of energy and the confidence boost is spreading, touching…

United Arab Emirates National Sports Day

In November 2015, the United Arab Emirates National Sports Day was set in place to promote healthy living and create a harmonious society through sporting competition. Its launch follows a directive of  His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai. National Sports Day is happening on the 24th November again this year. Saeed Hareb,…

Life lessons from an evening with a tennis legend

Tonight I had the chance to meet Belgian tennis legend Kim Clijsters. She was being interviewed at Belcham before a mixed Belgian-American audience of about 40 people for a so-called “Captain session” where Captains of Industry are asked mostly about their achievements and personal life . Kim is admired worldwide as a former world No. 1 in both singles…

New date for US Hercules Trophy: June 15, 2017

We have great news to share with our US based customers, fans and community today. Thanks to a change in schedule of the worldwide largest Hercules Trophy in Belgium, which was recently transformed into an even bigger event, called “Herculean Days“, we were able to move the next US Hercules Trophy from the fall to…

Herculean participated in ACS Relay for Life NYC events

In more than 5,200 communities and 20 countries, Relay For Life events comprise the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Each Relay For Life event is special to its community, but the movement’s true power lies in the combined commitment of thousands of participants, volunteers, and supporters to help the American Cancer Society save…