Coming from a non-English speaking background and working in the international arena has made honing my language skills extremely important to me personally and professionally. As a mother, I am very … more
The majority of professional women work in a male-dominated industry sector. In areas where the majority of the workforce is made up of women, quite often the power base is held by male bosses. In … more
The English have a saying ‘It’s all Greek to me’. It means; I have understood so little of what you’re saying that it is as if you are speaking to me in the Greek language. … more
During our lives, we experience many life changes. Some of them we are prepared for and some of them come flying at us out of left field, catching us thoroughly unprepared. Yet where ever they … more
It’s a wonderful thing to have a mentor in your life. Someone to whom you can turn for advice, guidance and support is something that I have been privileged to have in my professional life. I& … more
There’s a good many of us considered to be Superwomen out there. I regard any woman raising her family, contributing to the family income and giving of herself daily to her family, friends, … more
There’s never a dull moment in the IT industry and my friends over at IT Unity have organised an amazing series online events this week. It’s all focused on the latest and greatest … more
The countdown is on! I’ll soon be winging my way to Singapore for the IKO Conference 2015 taking place on 8-9 June. Although I do love to travel, I also miss my family when I'm away. However, … more
I’m getting pretty excited about my upcoming trip to Singapore. No, I’m not taking a holiday but hey, they say a change is as good as a holiday and Singapore is definitely very different … more
The next few weeks will be very busy for me. Besides my day-to-day consultancy job, I speak at three events in the next three weeks:
1) SharePoint Evolution Conference (April 20-22, London UK) - One … more
Next week is going to be very busy here in Budapest.
First, we have the next SharePoint User Group Event scheduled for Thu, 16 April. The topic is: "Large SharePoint Scenarios (20.000+ users)". More … more
In 2008, April 1 was the day when I got my very first SharePoint Server MVP award. Then it's been followed by six others, in six consecutive years.
But today is different.
After these seven years … more
We got to a new, important topic with my son, while learning programming (and problem-solving skills) together: combinatorics. Here are some examples from our "class" yesterday:1. You want to … more
As the end of this year is approaching, it's time to do some retrospection.
It's been a good and busy year. A challenging and successful one.
With my new company, Search Explained, I've been … more
This week I 've been in Orlando, FL, speaking at Live360. Besides my three sessions, I did a full-day workshop on Friday, too, about the topic of Search Based Intranets.
I had AMAZING attendees! … more