Books for young people thanks to flexible working hours
700 km separate Alexander Volz in Bern from the three children he had with his first wife. To stay close to them, this Swisscom employee got the idea of writing a book series for young people in which his children play the main characters. But he couldn't have published the books without his flexible working hours. Watch how Alexander managed to balance his personal and professional life.
Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg want to fly around the world in 2015 using only solar power. This would be a milestone in the history of renewable energy. To achieve their goal, they looked for partners who share their vision of sustainable development. Like Swisscom, which developed an extremely light communications system for Solar Impulse. Watch how André turned a dream into reality.
Doris Knobel was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis many years ago. Despite her unpredictable condition, she doesn't regret getting her pug Sami for a second. She still takes him out for several walks each day along with her trusty Limmex watch, which enables her to contact her daughter Sarah in an emergency at any time, anywhere - thanks to our network. Watch how Doris has regained her freedom and independence.
Questions about the use of new media continue to cause debate in families and classrooms, and sometimes arguments or even serious violations of individual rights. Marc Böhler teaches media courses at Swisscom with the goal of defending children's right to curiosity in the virtual world. Watch how he makes sure that children can move safely about on the internet.
High hopes for an ice hockey career – thanks in part to the skills learned at Swisscom
Tim Grossniklaus (19) dreams of becoming a professional ice hockey player. To achieve his goal, he needs the will to continuously improve his skills and to take on responsibility at a young age. Swisscom, his host company, is helping Tim to develop these characteristics and enables him to grow each day, whether in the office, in the shop or in the marketing department. See how Swisscom is helping Tim Grossniklaus to achieve his full potential.