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  • October 22, 2009 • Business, Picture of the day • Views: 1335

    Having pizza with friends

    Having pizza with friends Originally uploaded by Peter Horsten Business days are busy, a lot of things to handle, many things to be discussed. That’s why it’s important to relax after hours. And who know best how to relax? I...

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  • October 20, 2009 • Business, Picture of the day • Views: 1539

    Ready to meet

    Ready to meet Originally uploaded by Peter Horsten Together with one of our clients I interviewed 5 candidates for a new software development project today. We arranged a nice meeting room, the apartment of our hotel, to meet. We already...

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  • October 13, 2009 • Business • Views: 1296

    Dedication makes you a winner

    Biker on the way for his last round. Originally uploaded by phorsten Last weekend I visited the MTB Bike Tour in Gdansk while the “Elite” were biking their last rounds. The person on the picture was one of the leading bikers, a...

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  • October 8, 2009 • Business • Views: 1331

    Dark and vague future for Gdańsk Shipyard

    Dark and vague future for Gdansk Shipyard Originally uploaded by phorsten Today I passed the Gdańsk Shipyard by train, a rainy day. The picture shows the current worries about the shipyard in a good way. Due to a decision by the European...

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  • September 13, 2009 • Business • Views: 1554

    Travelling and waiting a lot these days

    Recently I am travelling a lot. Therefore hardly any time is left for well thought thrue opinions. Besides I moved the majority of thoughts to GOYELLOblog. That’s why I decided to blog about my travel experiences and daily stuff as...

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  • August 31, 2009 • Business • Views: 1421

    Why low cost buying leads to poor results and how to change...

    I am used to aim for a win-win solution when selling services to a client. And win-win means that both parties should profit on the cooperation. Recently, I had to conclude that this strategy does not always work that well. Especially in...

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  • August 13, 2009 • Business, Goyello, Outsourcing • Views: 1696

    Outsourcing and the need for personal meetings

    Last weeks we had several clients visiting our development location in Gdańsk, Poland. As many times before they proved the importance of personal meetings within an outsourcing relationship. Apart from the intensive business talks we...

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  • July 8, 2009 • Business • Views: 1561

    The (no)sense of appealing EU subsidies

    Today I read it again. Poland has so much money available to subsidize foreign investors. All kind of meetings are being organized to make that businesses request for subsidies to invest in local development. For quite some time we are...

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  • July 8, 2009 • Business, Software • Views: 2404

    Why the iPhone is beating the Blackberry

    For a long time the Blackberry was the mobile device of choice for the enterprise users. Recently this is changing. Some months ago I had to choose myself between a Blackberry and an iPhone. The elegant, very intuitive and smooth interface...

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  • June 12, 2009 • Business, Social networking • Views: 1985

    Tweeters are from Mars non-Tweeters from Venus

    Last days there has been a lot of turmoil about the huge amount of Twitter accounts that are hardly used. So what? How many daily printed news papers are really being read? How many blogs are well visited? Almost everybody has teletext on...

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