Archive for May, 2011

May 31, 2011

gnh bhutan at nyenrode business university

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Honorary professor of  Business Spirituality dr. Paul de Chauvigny de Blot Lic. Ph, invited Henk de Jong, bhutan+partners, as a resource person for a lecture on 30 May 2011 at Nyenrode Business University, Breukelen, the Netherlands.

Prof. Dr. Paul de Blot and Henk de Jong explored the concept of gross national happiness and recent developments in Bhutan.
The seminar was attended by over 90 senior students of  Paul de Blot, all business persons.

Nyenrode Business University
Paul de Chauvigny de Blot SJ Lic Ph
Bhutan, a kingdom of happiness
GNH – the simple show
7 examples from life for living – article Business Bhutan, 14 August 2010
Convocation_address_King_Bhutan Oct.2010
Jigmi Y Thinley – Bhutan climbs a learning curve for Happiness, May 2011

May 16, 2011

the sur ‘prizes’ of sports

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Mark Blankwater, wrote an article in the Kuensel about the influence of prizes handed out at sports events in Bhutan. Mark is trainer and coach of the sports youth workers at Chang Jiji youth centre for the sport coalitions in action program form March to end of May 2011.
“Let’s go to the Taj and have a brunch with the whole team’. I was little surprised by this suggestion
from the youth after they won our local basketball tourna- ment. I didn’t know much about the award culture in Bhutan, but for me it sounded a bit of a luxury to go there, but they were serious. It was my first experience. That is why it surprised me.
The sur ‘prizes’ of sports – by  M Blankwater – Kuensel May 14, 2011