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Explore Pálava with ancient hunters-gatherers and wine
Pálava, located in South Moravia, is full of interesting sites and historical treasures. There are many local castles, palaces, ruins, and other fascinating buildings worth seeing, but this is not what we have in mind. This time we invite you to venture a little further into the past and follow the footsteps of mammoth hunters from the dawn of history.
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Enjoy the best of Moravian wine in Valtice
Among connoisseurs, Valtice town is often called the capital of wine. Take a short walk around the city and soon you will see that it is not an exaggeration, but a simple fact. Visit the Wine Salon, one of the wine shops, wine bars or the wine museum. There is even a wine college! If you need to cool down a bit, you can take a walk around Valtice’s underground system and then explore the educational wine trail.
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More must-see places in Karlovy Vary
Karlovy Vary is the most visited spa town in the Czech Republic, but it would be a mistake to think that healing spring water is the only thing it can offer. The multicultural city – also known as Carlsbad – is famous also for its film festival, beautiful architecture and top-quality glassmaking. However, it is mainly the colonnades, city parks and other places made for relaxation and creates the unforgettable atmosphere of Karlovy Vary.
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Virtual teams have real (communication) problems. How to fix them?
“Due to lack of team skills you are not a suitable candidate for the position.“ Not many HR specialists would write something as blunt and straightforward, but it could very well be the truth. Over the last few years, many firms who are looking to hire new people are focused more on soft skills rather than knowledge.
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Pálava: the land of bright sun, delicious wine, and fascinating castles
Pálava, the magical land of sun, wine and stories as old as time. Much has been written and even more said about it. The limestone Pálava Hills rise above the flat landscape as a reminder of the immense strength of nature.
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Gamification: A worker who plays is a worker who stays
I’m browsing through my photos and choosing my profile picture. When I’m done, I switch to the main page and mark this task, which is part of a to-do list of any novice in our company, as completed. The Progress Bar, which shows my progress through the initial training, is a bit fuller now. There are still a few videos to watch and some questionnaires to answer.
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All the games you can play – a second look into the history of computer gaming
In the last article, we were talking primarily about the history of computer gaming and how the industry developed. We mentioned many different types of games and in this text, we will explain a bit more about them.
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The fascinating history of computer games: from Snake to GPS games
For decades, the rise of the gaming industry has been closely linked to a variety of scientific discoveries and innovations in computing. But the games themselves and their appeal are not limited to a certain level of technological savvy, age group or gender.
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Three sites with a breathtaking view in Znojmo
All lovers of well-preserved Middle Age monuments and other relics of the Přemyslid reign will sooner or later end up in Znojmo.
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Your employees want to be happy. This is how to help them
How to properly reward employees? It’s a very complex question all (good) employers ask themselves and there is no clear answer. It’s impossible to find a universal solution that would satisfy all types of employees and employers. What suits one is not ideal for the other one and vice versa. Undoubtedly, the basis is a fair wage. For some, that is the main reason why they come to work every day.
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The colorful Bratislava is a must-see city
Most well-known cities around the world have that one thing that everyone knows about them and recognizes - the atmosphere, the smell, the food, the building or the way of living of its inhabitants.
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Scary escape games. Is there real danger in playing them?
Escape games can be quite scary. But the danger is only in our heads, right? Right?!? The question of whether these popular pass time and team building activities are safe probably popped up in many people’s minds. Can something bad happen? Earlier this year, a tragic escape room accident happened in Poland. So, should the players be worried? Let us show you a bit of behind the scenes how the masterminds and operators behind the games make sure their creation is safe.
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First games, then work? Gamification for companies
Do you think that work and play are like oil and water? Are you convinced that letting your colleagues play during working hours would decrease productivity? We (and researchers) believe that it is exactly the opposite! Read about how you can use games and gamification at work to improve the work ethic of your colleagues or subordinates.
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The awesome escape rooms. Which topics are the most popular?
When the escape rooms first appeared, many people thought it was a useless pass-time for weirdos. But in a few years or even months, the escape rooms proved themselves to be much more than that. Today, couples, groups of friends and colleagues are getting themselves locked in unknown rooms. The goal, of course, is to get out of that room - eventually. But first to enjoy a lot of fun while solving puzzles, opening locks and cracking brain teasers.
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GPS trackers will keep an eye on your precious things (and people)
GPS trackers are smart devices that allow you to see where they are using GPS or Bluetooth connection. You just need to place is somewhere and use your smartphone or a web app to see its location.
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