• The Project Manager

    The Project Manager

    If you are considering a home renovation or building a new house; and not sure if you can handle the project, your daytime job, plus your life, then hiring a project manager may be a good idea. I previously mentioned that I fell into the real estate business entirely by accident. Still, it opened my eyes and showed me the direction I should study. Construction projects are deeply structured, whether developing a multimillion-euro commercial project or a private residence. They have a lot of moving elements and also people that must be accurately coordinated. The project manager (further PM) always represents the client and manages the project. They should be…

  • Hungarian innovators are on fire!

    There are times when I feel proud to be Hungarian. This is one of those moments. A few posts ago, I was writing about a Hungarian company developing a solar tile. Although it isn’t on the market just yet, countries worldwide are already showing interest in it. Now I can share the news about another Hungarian invention for which princes and sheikhs are standing in line.The 30 years old founder of the company noticed that resources are not in the right place in agriculture. Therefore, he founded SMARTKAS, which designs and creates green, renewable intelligent greenhouses and indoor farms, i.e. combines the two in one solution. Thanks to the innovation,…

  • Extreme water sports in Hungary

    Extreme water sports in Hungary

    It is April and the sport fanatics are already riding the waves on our Hungarian lakes. Just becasue you are relocating or coming to Hungary for a long vacation, it doesn’t mean you have to leave your favourite sport behind. We have many big lakes where you can continue sailing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, kitesurfing or waterskiing. The sport, you love so much! Sailing  Sailing is a challenge for amateurs and professionals like floating on the winds’ wings, which can be work, dangerous fun, recreation, or a challenging sport. Although sailboats have been used for fishing on Lake Balaton for a long time, their use for sports purposes has only slowly spread. …

  • Off-the-grid aka OTG

    Off-the-grid aka OTG

    The majority of young Hungarians live, study and work in at least medium-sized cities. The reason is straightforward. There are more school, university and job opportunities in the city – much more than in the countryside. I lived in Budapest for 10 years since I had a job opportunity with much higher salary than in the country (living costs were also higher tho). I was also studying at a local university. Country living In terms of health preservation, it is claimed that in the long run, country life pays off. The rhythm of urban life and the stress of everyday life can increase the risk of developing various mental and…