Philip Vanhoutte, Smarter Working (Bruges)

Leveraging a rewarding international career in the ITC industry (Accenture, Dell, Sony-Ericsson, Plantronics) , Philip’s passion for personal productivity tools and communication & collaboration solutions morphed into a singular purpose: accelerating the realization of human potential.

Over the last decade Philip has championed the adoption of Smarter Working: a holistic human centered work design practice that unifies space, technology and people disciplines. Co-authored “The Smarter Working Manifesto“​, a definitive guide on how to build the best workplace.  Workplace Effectiveness Benchmarking, Activity Based Working, SoundScaping and Distributed Work Success are some of the innovations he promotes in this field.

Smarter Careers are the essential catalysts for Human Realization and Philip has curated diverse tools into a cohesive framework for Self-Directed Career Management. As career veteran he advocates Deep Motivation Analysis, discovery and unleashing of Core Energy, essence mining for Meaning at Work and Career Fitness Profiling.

Across these fields Philip advises, coaches and supports select technology and service providers in their business development.