KLD - Working philosophy
See also my text on professional working
This is a necessary element for fruitful teamwork. I have demonstrated this capability in negotiations, presentation, educational
courses and also as the leader of a group. Since this aspect of life is diminished in free lance work, electronic communication became
I like to develop concepts, to evaluate methods and procedures. Hence I do not feel very comfortable in a clergy position.
The decay time of (technical) knowledge becomes shorter and shorter in technology. Hence permanent education is a must. I like to
broaden my knowledge at conferences and seminars. Participating also means giving – not only taking. Sometimes I stress my budget
with (to much) voluntary work.
My experience covers long lasting projects as well as fast shots. Organisational skills as well as knowledge in and around information
technology and documentation provide a good foundation to get results even with vague or fuzzy task descriptions. Planning and budgeting
is common life as well as frequently starting afresh.
Language isn't just a vehicle for communication. I like to explore language as a cultural heritage and to dig for the roots of language
and script. My mother tongue is German – high German, as far as this can be true with more than 30 years living in Switzerland. English
became a second home with the many relations collected with the work in SHARE Europe.
Quality of work can only be reached if the goals are clearly defined and checks are established. Human work can never be absolutely
error free. However, a reasonable relationship between effort and revenue always must be kept in mind.