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48Hours for CEOs (Houffalize)


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Your bigger purpose in life

Leaders with a clear understanding of what drives and motivates them will have a better view on the legacy they want to leave behind. This insight leads to less distraction, more effectiveness and more authentic leadership.

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Happiness as an enabler for success

People often think that happiness is a consequence of success. Happiness research however shows that the opposite is closer to the truth. What factors lead to a happier hence more successful person?

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Impact through presence & awareness 

Today's high paced environment makes high quality interactions more and more rare.  By increasing (self)awareness and presence a leader will make each contact a more impactful experience.



Stefan Van Meirhaeghe - self awareness coach

Stefan Van Meirhaeghe - self awareness coach

Dirk Van Spitaels - breathe & connect coach

Dirk Van Spitaels - breathe & connect coach


Guest speaker

Joost Callens - CEO Durabrik

Joost Callens - CEO Durabrik

Joost Callens is CEO of Durabrik Group as well as chairman of the Confederation Housing Construction, member of several boards and football supporter (Club Brugge for whom it concerns :)). Joost is known for promoting a new style of leadership where vulnerability and self-reflection are key. He believes that this can be a source of energy, creativity and power that can lead to successes. About his vision  he wrote a book "De kwetsbare leider" (The Vulnerable Leader). In his search for meaning Joost has participated to a North Pole expedition with Dixie Dansercoer and did a three months hike to Santiago de Compostela.



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You can expect:

  • 8 participants
  • 1 professional coach
  • inspiration session with guest speaker
  • multiple meditation techniques
  • exercises to improve presence (e.g., listening, eye contact)
  • reflection sessions (e.g., authenticity, vulnerability)
  • 2 unforgettable outdoor activities (surprise :))
  • 2 nights in a luxurious estate in Houffalize (private room)
  • 2x breakfast, 2x lunch, 2x dinner
  • 2 hours individual follow-up session after the retreat

You invest:

EUR 2500 (excl. VAT)*

(*) If your company is a Flanders based SME, you can apply for a KMO Portefeuille subsidy, which reduces the total cost by +- 30%. You can find more information here.


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Earlier Event: November 17
48Hours in Daverdisse (Belgium)
Later Event: May 31
48Hours for CEOs (Beausaint)