It’s been three weeks since we saw drastic measures throughout the EU region to fight the coronavirus situation. In Italy, the situation has been much… Read More »Working from Home – reflections during the coronavirus crisis
If you work in tech, you’ve possibly internalized that the technologies, services, platforms and tools you have at your disposal are almost limitless and exciting… Read More »5 things with productivity tools that frustrate me to no end
I like to meet people, and spend time with people. In this day and age, it’s a rare luxury as everyone’s very, very busy. We… Read More »Stretching time, or how to get things done when you’re busy
I’ve used Microsoft Teams – mostly daily – since November 2016. That’s almost 3 years, and probably about 3 billion meetings, calls, chats and other… Read More »Turning on video during Microsoft Teams meetings – why, or why not?
Tomorrow on September 5th is Finnish national Entrepreneur’s Day. The fun and somewhat comical part are that it does not coincide with World’s Entrepreneurs’ Day,… Read More »Thoughts on entrepreneurship and building a company
I wrote about closing down my Dropbox account last week. During the weekend I had some time to reflect back on that decision (for which… Read More »Everything is subscription-based – so how much am I paying for the services I use every month?
Microsoft Inspire (formerly Worldwide Partner Conference, or WPC) was held in Las Vegas in mid-July. I didn’t attend, as the event overlaps heavily with the… Read More »Thoughts from Microsoft Inspire 2019 announcements
By now, if you’ve read any of my posts in the past few years, it should be obvious I’m a geek, nerd, and techie by… Read More »Doing sales as a techie: Efficient strategies for sales
Hello from Seattle! This week I am attending Microsoft Build 2019. The weather is nice, as opposed to all the previous times I have been… Read More »Is it worth going to large, international tech conferences anymore?
I’ve had this post – or rather just the title – in my blog as a draft for over a year. Today, I decided it’s… Read More »Be better – or how to consistently succeed as a techie
I’ve thought about becoming a carpenter for as long as I can remember. The idea of crafting something out of a solid block of wood… Read More »I want to become a carpenter – and here’s my plan
By now, it is old news that Microsoft officially announced they will acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion. Rumors started swirling on Sunday, and as is… Read More »Thoughts on Microsoft ❤ GitHub announcement