Lecturer , The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Love to connect, share, create, learn and teach. Key areas of interest include elearning, social media, marketing and communications. Open to discussing new challenges, partnerships and joint ventures that align with these.
I particularly enjoy learning and sharing my experiences at conferences, please contact me if you require an experienced and enthusiastic speaker. Can provide a speaking portfolio and testimonials. English is my native language en ik kan ook in het Nederlands communiceren. I thrive on combining several complimentary part-time projects simultaneously. Current projects:
* Lecturer in Marketing Communications – The Hague University of Applied Sciences
* Zestee Social Media: Strategy, training, speaking and consulting
* Professional Parents: Founder and Community Manager
* Dutch Australian: Founder and Community Manager
* Culture & Kids: Founder & Community Manager
Lecturer (Marketing Communications) at The Hague University of Applied Sciences October 2014 – Present Part Time Lecturer (Ebusiness, Marketing, Intercultural Competence, Business Planning) in IBMS (International Business and Management studies) Bachelor programme.
Ebusiness: I am the module co-ordinator for this 2nd year subject, and have assisted in developing the ebusiness curriculum to involve more social media strategy as well as focus on specific skills for the students, such as building a WordPress website and recording a screencast. Digital Trends: I teach 2-3 workshop sessions for the Marketing Trends Minor course (3rd year students), and
take them through a broad range of trends, focussing on content analysis and creation. Marketing: Lead fortnightly workshops for 2nd year business students in International Marketing. Focus on integrated campaigns. Students learn skills such as how to write a marketing and media plan, press release, creative brief and analyse advertising. I am also involved in this unit to give students a deeper understanding of social media.
Business Planning: Facilitating and teaching 1st year students to create an in depth business plan in this integrated project, which brings together aspects of finance, marketing and management. Intercultural Competence: This compulsory full week programme for all first year students teaches them to be aware of, understand theories of and thrive in intercultural international environments.
I am also an assessor for the final year thesis and an internship supervisor. Social Media Strategy, Training & Consulting at Zestee Social Media January 2008 – Present Social Media, Marketing and Photography. Training, Speaking and Consulting. Have worked with a wide range of individuals, organisations and government departments in Australia and The Netherlands to create and implement marketing plans, social media strategy, policies and procedure and community management. Founded and facilitate the Zestee Social Media School and have now trained hundreds of individuals and business owners to create and implement their own social media strategy. I have a particular interest in e-learning, from both a learning and teaching perspective. Broad range of skills including managing and training in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, WordPress, Surveys, Enewsletters and with a strong focus on using these efficiently and effectively in a business environment. Welcome new opportunities and challenges. Please contact me or for more information, please visit www.zestee.com