Transparent photovoltaic windows

Ubiquitous Energy aims to convert most of our glass surfaces into energy producing solar panels. Their special coating absorbs ultraviolet and infrared light while transmitting visible light and letting it pass through. With 40 to 80% transparency these windows match the look and view through standard windows. Thus, the future applications are endless: The coating … Read more Transparent photovoltaic windows

Start-ups made in Austria: Sprad

In January we talked with the founders of Sprad about their new software for recruiting talents through recommendations. As usual we asked them to give us some insights on their biggest challenges and provide tips for future entrepreneurs. Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for this months interview with a Start-up made in Austria. What … Read more Start-ups made in Austria: Sprad

Failure Culture: Learning from mistakes to spark innovation

“Fail early, fail often, fail forward!” – is the motto of many companies in Silicon Valley, America’s hotspot for innovation. This credo is widespread in the U.S. but the associated failure culture meets with resistance here in Central Europe. For Austrian companies, mistakes and failures are undesirable while safety and risk minimization are the be-all … Read more Failure Culture: Learning from mistakes to spark innovation

Hybrid work: Liberate your employees for maximum efficiency

Home office is over. But no one wants to go back to the classic office routine. The solution: flexible hybrid models. These offer employees maximum freedom and room for self-determination and thus follow the principles of New Work. But what exactly does the future of work look like and what impact does the free arrangement … Read more Hybrid work: Liberate your employees for maximum efficiency

New Work - Zukunft der Arbeit oder nur trendige Floskel?

How do I design a business that is economical profitable and at the same time attractive for my employees? How do I encourage my employees to become motivated, pro-active workers who are willing to go the extra mile? Which structures do I need to establish to ensure my company will stay competitive in our modern … Read more New Work - Zukunft der Arbeit oder nur trendige Floskel?