Currently working in Hamburg which is not my hometown it is fun to observe the little differences. Surprised at how different things are at times despite still being in the same country and not in some exotic country far far away I started to collect some of my favorites. I won’t bore you with the … Continue reading Hamburg Observations I – the changing road
We recently had the pleasure to be staying at LernCamping Moosbauer. A beautiful little campsite in Bozen that strives not only to deliver an excellent camping experience but to educate visitors about the region, its history and customs. Every little detail radiates a love for the region and hospitality. It was here that I got … Continue reading User experience driven by love
This morning at my hotel in Geneva I had that on my TV screen. Visual traffic information for all the major suisse cities. I found that interesting as a the same time they were reading out general news. So it was using TV as radio which makes sense for morning TV I think, as it is … Continue reading Curious media usage
Up until now social proof on the web for me was the thing I read in blogs about maybe consider it here and there in a work related way as a trend or a mechanism that can be helpful under certain circumstances. But always in a rational way and to be honest sometimes as something … Continue reading Social proof?
Is there anything new about lean? Or did we just forget some basics along the way? If I watched the dealers along the main street adapt and change every day to what was needed – watching there customers, asking them and adapting accordingly. Talking to the greengrocer I travelled with who sells to his b2b … Continue reading Moroccan observations III
Personal relationships as basis for business. A very common concept in the arab world. Already a cup of fresh orange juice is considered business. First day: I walk up to the stall, a hand full of words is exchanged – me ordering only orange juice no mix. I end up paying 10 dirham. Second day … Continue reading Moroccan observations II
The first thing that strikes me the air is full of smells. Freshly cooked broth from this one shop while walking down the main street in the morning. Nuts just roasted from the corner store. Burning corn sold at the street stalls. Further down the smell of the sea and fish just landed. Bread freshly … Continue reading Moroccan observations I