Sandra in the news

Personal energy at work and career development is gaining more and more visibility in the media. Here you will find articles and messages from the recent period where Sandra has appeared in the news with interviews and her own articles.

MT Sprout

December 5, 2022

Dutch article: Why you burn out while your colleague thrives (and what leaders can do about it).

Interview with Sandra about her research an experience in trainings for corporates. 

Book launch announcement

November 17, 2022


The book What do you really want? by Sandra Klijn is in the spring brochure of Boom publishers Amsterdam that has been sent to all bookshops! Expected release is June 2023.

Financieel Dagblad

November 5, 2022

Interview about personal energy at work, tips for supervisors

Speaker during the week of happiness at work

September 19-25, 2022


As part of the week of happiness at work in September 2022, Sandra provided two masterclasses.

Masterclass: Energized at work

For anyone who wants to experience more energy at work.


Masterclass: What do I really want?

For anyone looking for a job that is beyond your talents and passions, but you are not sure what you want and where to start.

Speaker at the World Congress of Nursing Education and Practice in Rome

15 september 2022

Interview at Radio Groningen 1

August 30, 2022


During the interview, Sandra talks about the causes of the fact that many Dutch people do not get enough energy from their work. For example, because your position does not suit you well. Or when you experience high work pressure and stress, and what happens when you reflect on that during the summer holidays. She also gives a short explanation about the model of 'personal energy at work'.

I Live Green Magazine: zomer persbericht

July 14 2022


Sandra Klijn about the importance of resting during the summer holidays

Algemeen Dagblad

June 9, 2022

Personal interview about the PhD research and the implementation of trainings at Philips

Speaker at the Dutch National Career Fair

April 23, 2022

During the National Career Fair of 2022 in the Rai in Amsterdam, Sandra gave a 1-hour workshop on 'What do I really want'? The 112 participants in this workshop were given the tools to find out what you want and what first steps you can take to gain control over your career.

Algemeen Dagblad

April 21, 2022

This article originated from a short interview in response to CEOs changing course.


November 26 and December 6, 2021

At the end of 2021, these two scientific articles were published in 'Sustainability'. These are the first two articles of Sandra Klijn's PhD research on 'Personal energy at work'.

Podcast: Energy management and vital leadership

June 22, 2021

In this podcast of Ellen van Dieren Sandra tells more about her own career path, energy management and vital leadership in the workplace.

Artikel: Personal energy at work, a source for success

April 14, 2021

This article about personal energy at work by Sandra Klijn, was recently published in 'Executives in Science, Business and Society'. This article provides a brief introduction to her PhD research.