Five Questions with Rik Konings

Who are you and what do you do?

I am a dreamer with many creative ideas who likes to inspire people with the dreams shared. I like to work as a social entrepreneur creating a centre where creativity, entrepreneurship and meaningfull work comes together. I am a writer of a book about the theme what adults can learn from children, worktitle: Play!

How do you bring ideas to life?

Connecting with people around the dreams and projects. Organising meetings, creating a team that is willing to go for the plan. Sometimes I contact people who are ‘top’ in the area where it is about and ask them to join my dream.

What is the one book that you recommend our community should read and why?

Elements of Success, Nisandeh Neta. About the force of visualisation and the collective brain.

What is one piece of advice that you’d like to give?

Dream big, share your dreams, form a team and jump for the moon!

What is one idea that you’re going to bring to life in 2012?

Creating a centre for social entrepreneurship where creativity flows, energy grows and results shows.