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LOOKING FOR A ROLEPLAY ACTOR?
- Looking for a roleplay actor who is totally comfortable in a business environment?
- Looking for roleplay actor who can create a realistic and believable practice situation?
- Looking for a roleplay actor who can translate your learning outcomes into actions and is able to provide clear, objective and valuable feedback to your participants?
- Looking for ar roleplay actor who can facilitate discussions and manage the learning process?
As a passionate roleplay actor and facilitator with a scientific background, a corporate past and years of experience I can deliver all the above. Want to know more? Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
- 2007-2009 Conservatory Program Stella Adler Studio of Acting
- 2003-2007 Communication Science, UvA (cum laude)
- 2005-2006 Minor Economy and Business Studies, Uva
- 2002-2003 Language courses in Nice, Los Angeles and Barcelona
After graduating at the Stella Adler Studio, I stayed in New York for an additional year acting in various theatre productions. I returned to Holland in 2010 and continued to work as an actress all mediums. To view examples of my work, click here. In 2013 I decided to make corporate roleplaying my core business. And this is what I have been doing since!
After my internship at Beagle Creative Marketing Agency in 2005, I was asked to stay on as a junior consultant. While finishing my education I worked with Beagle for companies like Sara Lee and Philips. After my move to New York I worked as a project manager for Peep Insights at Anomaly. In 2010 I returned to the Netherlands where I worked as a freelance marketing consultant. I collaborated with Kisk, Post Research and DHW research. We worked for companies like Heinz, Unilever and Arla.
I am passionate about organizational learning and development. Enabling other people to realize their potential energizers me as a roleplay actor and facilitator. At the same time I constantly strive to develop my own skills. I attend workshops and read many books on topics like ‘Non-violent Communication’, ‘Crucial Conversations’ and ‘Change management’. In 2011 I completed my yoga teacher training with a 200 RYS certification. This allows me to incorporate mindfulness exercises into my work.
“Barbara Klaaysen brings a unique intellect and passion. She has a sharp mind and connects well to leaders across staff levels. If you want to see results in training, Barbara should definitely be a part of your plan.”
“Barbara Klaaysen is a highly responsible professional. I can alway count on her whatever the level of performance I demand. I trusted her to work with different important clients of my company and the results were outstanding.”
“Barbara is a real professional with a sharp eye for the most suited solutions for your corporate trainingproject or E-program. She combines her experience in the field of organizations learning with a high professional standard, action driven tools, knowledge of well proven methods, innovation skills, commitment with people and humour. Working with Barbara is a real pleasure and will improve your organization. ”
“Barbara combines a high level of energy with strong analitical skills, therefore she always made a grand contribution to the projects we worked on. All together with her modest yet forward personality, makes her great to work with.”
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