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Questionnaire on the Experience and Evaluation of Work (QEEW)

Since 1994 SKB has been facilitating research related to employee vitality, health, and job satisfaction. The basis of this research are questionnaires. One of these is the Questionnaire on the Experience and Evaluation of Work (QEEW, Dutch abbreviation: VBBA). SKB holds the copyright of the QEEW and has the exclusive right to administer, exploit, edit, and licence the questionnaire.

Use of the QEEW2.0 by students and scientific researchers

After twenty years of intensive usage, the QEEW2.0 has grown into a unique set of brief survey scales. A versatile set of scales that is easily applicable in many practical settings, but which has also proven useful in scientific studies on the functioning of human capital in organizations.

Students and scientific researchers are welcomed to use the QEEW2.0, provided that you agree to our conditions. The most important are:

  1. The use is for non-commercial educational or scientific research purposes only. This means at any rate that no one is charging anyone a fee.
  2. You agree to share your publications with SKB. We will add these publications to our bibliography and are entitled to publish the reference on our website or in future publications about the QEEW.
  3. If you translate (scales of) the QEEW2.0 in another language than English, you agree to share your translation with SKB and you agree that SKB will be copyright owner of the translation and can use it for her own purposes.
  4. The sample size of your study population is maximal 250 employees. For a larger sample size, you will ask permission in advance of the investigation.  SKB is entitled to charge a copyright fee.
  5. You analyse the data yourself with our scoring instructions.

Download our complete set of conditions for use of the QEEW here.
If you want to receive the electronic book of the QEEW (for free), please contact us via

Use of (parts of) the QEEW2.0 for other purposes than non-commercial educational and scientific research is possible in license. For more information, please contact SKB via

Do you meet our conditions?

When you meet our conditions for use, please fill in the following form for each survey in which you will use the QEEW2.0. By filling in the form you agree with our conditions for use. After filling in, we’ll send you the questionnaire and the scoring instructions. It's not possible to use our benchmarks.