How I joined Facebook

Part 1

Introduction

Actually I’m real geek concerning modern media consumption, keeping pace with the trends concerning technical devices, software, communication and who knows what. Smartphone, notebook, always online, you know what I mean. The usual digital native. I distaste normal TV program and I turn the radio on mainly when I clean up the flat (which does not happen all too often).

So why did it take me so long to register on this platform called Facebook. Why was it such a pain in the *** for me to decide and take this step? (mehr …)

Lausanne and Olympics

There is a lot to see when you live in Switzerland.

Last weekend we were visiting Lausanne with some friends from the office. Beautifully laid out at Lake Leman the city center with the Cathedral Notre Dame de Lausanne is on to of a very steep hill. From there you have a beautiful view on the city, that is cut shaped by two valleys, which makes it a lot of walking up and down. But there’s a lot to explore besides the beautiful gothic reformed church. Come, I’ll show you around. (mehr …)

My new job at the World YMCA

Dear everyone,

today I want to show you the office of the World YMCA in Geneva, where I work now. My first week here is through and it has been great until now. The international staff team is great. I have my own desk and computer (although I prefer working with my notebook) and telephone. For lunch we sit together and talk. There is a lot of interesting work to be done, but it is a lot… (mehr …)

Big Easter Trip Pt. IV

The fourth station of my Easter trip was Brussels, the (political) heart of Europe. There I was hosted by my good friend Malte. We had some good Belgian beers and good meetings with other NPOs. (mehr …)