toasting - borrelen

Borrelen: The Dutch art of going for a drink with co-workers

Work hard, play hard. This perfectly describes the work ethics of professionals in the Netherlands. There are hardly any public holidays during the year, the work week typically has 40 long hours and working overtime is more of a norm than the exception. Then there’s Borrelen… People are dedicated.

© 2021 Alix M. Campbell