On this page, I write blog posts and other articles that can help you to communicate more effectively. Among other things, you will find interesting communication tips, examples of how to deal with ‘communication problems’, suggestions on how to see things through a different ‘lens’ when faced with challenging situations.

I also offer a number of free downloads that show you how you can put what you learned here into practice.


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For companies, Govert offers customized training to suit your specific needs. Govert also provides accredited (in-company) training for mediators, interpreters, and other professionals.

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Govert van Ginkel provides services for a number of companies, among which:

  • ING
  • SNS
  • P&O Ferries
  • Statoil
  • NVNF
  • WBV Hoek van Holland
  • Welzijn Divers
  • Bellissima
  • GGD
  • Arcus College
  • Brandweer