A Year in a Review: Most Visited Articles in 2016

A Year in a Review: Most Visited Articles in 2016

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This top 10 lists our most successful articles of 2016. Continental employees around the world have told many different stories. They let readers be part of personal experiences made at home and abroad, grant an insight into the daily business at Continental and give otherwise interesting information. Striking for me were the articles around the compatibility…

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Getting to Know Work and Culture in India

Getting to Know Work and Culture in India

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I am sitting on the ground of the Delhi Airport, plugged to the only available power outlet in the whole Departure Area. And it’s time to look back at another eventful, exotic trip – a trip to incredible India. Let’s begin Arriving in India is always overwhelming. Flights from Europe arrive around midnight. And I mean ALL flights from Europe….

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I know Continental like the back of my hand

I know Continental like the back of my hand

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Wave-riding dolphins in South Africa, white-knuckle test drives in Texas, Arctic temperatures in Finland… I guess I know the whole world of Continental. I have already visited more than 100 locations. I’m a Spaniard, so temperatures of around -20° Celsius were something new for me. It felt a bit like Captain Scott fighting his way back to…

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BRU // 22-03-2016

BRU // 22-03-2016

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This week I was supposed to do a normal business trip. A bit longer than usual but nothing I haven’t done a few times: fly from Brussels to Hefei via Bangkok, couple of days auditing the location, then to Malaysia for a few meetings and on Friday evening again via Bangkok, direct to Brussels. From…

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Manager Distributed Systems: Up in the Air

Manager Distributed Systems: Up in the Air

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I’m starting to get the impression that a certain airline likes my blogs, because this is the second time this year that a regular (and usually boring) trip from Belgium to Germany becomes an epic adventure. But let’s start from the beginning: Last Monday I had planned a trip Brussels-Munich (flight) and Munich-Regensburg (shuttle) for the start…

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The “right” direction …. to travel around the world

The “right” direction …. to travel around the world

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Since I started doing serious flying, I wonder  about the right direction to travel around the world, would it be better flying westward, or maybe eastward or … wait, first west and then east? Well, I’ve tried all three now, and though I may not have “the” answer, I do have “my” answer. Let’s go one…

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