Tag archive for ‘Cdr. Bud Slabbaert’
Cdr. Bud Slabbaert at SXM Airport
By The Publisher On Sunday, May 26th, 2019
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Make the microphone rock

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert In about two weeks I’m chairing the 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference on St.Maarten/St.Martin. I’m often asked for advice by speakers. Here we go…. Many conferences suffer More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By The Publisher On Sunday, May 19th, 2019
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Where is your mental maturity?

By Cdr. Bud Slabbaert The older I get, the more I start asking why, and I start questioning all the answers. Maybe it’s a remnant of the child in me. When children are getting to the age of three, they start asking More...

Falcon7x-Grand Case
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 16th, 2018
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The potential and opportunities of Grand Case airport

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert It is a well-known fact among economists and aviation professionals that the growth of a region may depend on the development of its airport. You may start laughing, but Grand Case airport More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By Desk Editor On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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The big To-Do about failing Caribbean airlift

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert In past three weeks, politicians and industry leaders at a number of summits in the Caribbean have expressed the urgent need for better air connections and more reasonable prices. Sorry folks. More...

fly-in-banking
By The Publisher On Sunday, February 4th, 2018
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Fly-in-something in the Caribbean

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert How about Fly-In Banking; like a drive-in fast food operation? No, it’s no joke. In the Caribbean? Probably not, but that is not the point. One has to look at the principles of the concept More...

Victor Think Big Campaign
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 28th, 2018
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Wealth tourism development in the Caribbean

By Cdr. Bud Slabbaert “We want more private and business aircraft coming to our airport.” – “You’re right,” I responded. “We’re looking for a mover-and-shaker to do it” – “Good thing,” I More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By The Publisher On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Hub-spoke airlift in the Caribbean

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert A hub-spoke distribution network is a system of connections arranged like a wheel in which all traffic moves along spokes connected to the hub at the center. Since we are dealing with airlift, More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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The Caribbean needs incubators

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert Wow, why, what? Is there an upcoming baby-boom? Is it related to this year’s carnival? Why don’t they distribute contraceptives? Those are questions that I don’t have answers for. But More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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The Caribbean thinks of climate resilience

by Cdr. Slabbaert As time and age advance, and with it one’s private and professional life progresses, one might come to the conclusion that most things we do in life, in business or even in politics are just More...

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership
By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Find and mind Caribbean culture

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert Maybe I should have suggested a headline ‘The quest for the Caribbean heart and soul and purifying its society’. But there are more and different perspectives to it. It should be a top More...