Comment Neelie (Kroes)

Making speeches talk

Comment Neelie
[...] It's a new way of operating and thinking. This is a lesson I learned very early on in my mandate – it made a big impression. Two young entrepreneurs in Spain were swapping their ideas on a new app – I asked them why they didn't keep their good ideas to themselves. They looked at me like I was ill! "Madam, you are old-fashioned!"