Andre has an impressive career background as a musician, playing for example as solo trumpetist for the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Equally impressive are the tangible results he has achieved to motivate and inspire business professionals. For this his music is used to successfully work with the high-pressure organizations that many professional service firms often are. Addressing in an inspiring way, the challenges that potential “overwhelmed employees” face is the cornerstone of Andre’s success. Both the XtraInspiration as well as the XtraCreative programs that XtraAdvice provides, help participants to proactively strengthen their creativity and build mental resilience.