Women who inspire us: Anna van den Bogert

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We visited Anna van den Bogert, founder and creative soul behind Artipoppe. We spoke with Anna about her work, motherhood and what this all means to her.

Who is Anna van den Bogert?

What is your background? Studies, former jobs where you learned things and skills that you apply on a daily base?

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Was there anyone in particular that you have learned a lot from? (Mentor)

Can you tell us how you started Artipoppe?

Did you have to make any sacrifices to build your business?

You have quite a team of people working at Artipoppe; do you manage everyone by yourself? And if yes; how would you describe yourself as manager?

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You solely sell via Artipoppe.com. Do you have any change of plans for the future in mind? Or does this work best for Artipoppe?

What is the best advice someone ever gave to you?

You have 4 children; being an entrepreneur gives you flexibility, but the work hardly ever stops does it? What is your experience in combining your company and family time/life?

Can you tell us a little bit about your children and their personalities?

Has being a mother changed you? And if yes; can you tell us how?

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What is the biggest lesson you’ve learned from being a mother?

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What is the most important lesson you want to teach your children?

Artipoppe started in the after hours, in the middle of my living room, all alone. By following my instincts and what the universe was telling me to do. Everything got together in a magnificent way and then there was Artipoppe.

How would you describe your home?

You live in a renovated farm house, what made you choose this house?

Which room in your home is your favourite and why?

Can you name four things that make you truly happy?

Anything else you’d like to share with us?