A couple of months now passed by since we met in Frankfurt to kick off the German Working Out Loud (WOL) community. We – that were enthusiasts from different firms as well as consultants working in the areas of communications and „social“ and reps from software companies. We spent one afternoon discussing the many possibilities … Continue reading Experiences from the first German Working Out Loud circle
2 years ago, I decided to start my family research blog after I attended a "cousin bait" webinar. I would have never imagined that this blog would be so dominant in my life two years later. I didn't only find some distant cousins - no, I met some great co-bloggers, received so much help and … Continue reading Happy 2nd blogiversary!
I am very humbled to have received a nomination for the "one lovely blog award" from Sally Knudsen (Sally Searches) - thank you very much, Sally! I really just love your blog, I have to say. I am just waiting for the day that your Schmidt from Germany show a relation to mine 😉 And … Continue reading What a surprise! One lovely blog award for me
But I have a good excuse.. I was on vacation 😉 Happy belated blogiversary to me!! It was on July 19, 2013 that I decided to start this blog. Without giving it a second thought, I have to admit. I attended a webinar concerning "cousin bait" and thought blogging about my family research would be … Continue reading Can’t believe I missed my blogiversary!
Work Out Loud (WOL) – a term I came across for the first time via my Coach John Stepper on the internal collaboration platform at work. When I started following him there and read his contributions I was hugely impressed by his enthusiasm and his spirit (still am btw). I wanted to know more about this “Work Out Loud" thing … Continue reading My Working Out Loud (WOL) Journey