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Fantastic SMA Christmas Party

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 20, 2011

Christmas party at SMA – an unparalleled event. Colleagues assured in advance that the party would be something very special. …

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Student mentoring – milestone celebration at SMA

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 16, 2011

When you were 13, did you already know what you wanted to be? I didn’t. Did you enjoy doing your …

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And the winner is… Kassel!

From on December 13, 2011

Who would have guessed: in the ranking of Germany's most dynamic city, Kassel came in first. The Northern Hessian city …

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¡Hola a todos! – Hi, everyone!

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 9, 2011

A foreign language is a skill that is always valuable in one’s career, such as when talking on the phone …

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Self-management and time management at SMA – a trainer’s thoughts

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 6, 2011

Whenever I explain what I do, I hear lines such as, “oh, that’s something I should look at” or “hm, …

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A look back at the SMA soccer tournament

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on December 2, 2011

The setting: Friday afternoon, the athletic fields. Around 30 teams came together for the internal SMA soccer tournament. The start …

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It’s movie time!

From on November 25, 2011

Those gray autumn days getting you down? Just go to the movies! For example, I recently went to Filmladen. For …

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The Logistics department organizes more than material supply

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on November 22, 2011

SMA employees are known for their energy and creativity, and that extends to their free time as well. While some …

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Zumba: The only requirement is to have a good time

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on November 18, 2011

Zumba is a colloquial Spanish word that basically means “moving fast and having fun.” In the 1990s, fitness instructor and …

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Fit on the job: Work-Life Balance Day at SMA

From Diana Thiel (guest post) on November 15, 2011

Versuchs mal mit Gemütlichkeit!” sang the employee chorus known as SMAcapella, kicking off the inaugural SMA Work-Life Balance Day on …

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Napkins? Green!

From on November 11, 2011

While walking through the cafeteria recently, a sign caught my attention: All of our napkins, coffee cups and bread roll …

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Pierre-Pascal Urbon’s Statement on Financial Results January to September 2011

Pierre-Pascal Urbon’s Statement on Financial Results January to September 2011

From Stephanie Kniep (guest post) on November 11, 2011

Pierre-Pascal Urbon comments on our Quarterly Financial Report January to September 2011. He gives background information regarding the market development …

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