The connection between weather and personality

The two biggest differences between Italy and the Netherlands and the hardest ones to adapt to are definitely the weather and people. Thinking about these two dimensions, I believe they are tightly linked and interdependent. In this blog post, I'll try to explain why.

“My favourite mistake” (Training course, Azores)

I took part in the Erasmus + training course "My favourite mistake" in Ponta Delgada, on the island of São Miguel (Azores) from the 8th to the 14th May 2017. I spent a full week with 20 other participants from all over Europe and beyond, in this breath-taking island, with stunning views and nature. During … Continue reading “My favourite mistake” (Training course, Azores)

Engaging the Dutch Millennials in the Energy Transition

In this project, Siemens, as part of the Transitie Coalitie (Transition Coalition) asked us to investigate the Dutch millennials' attitude towards sustainability. The ultimate aim was to create and present a communication strategy able to engage the target group in socially responsible and environmentally sustainable behaviour. Through an engaging brand story and cultural analysis, our … Continue reading Engaging the Dutch Millennials in the Energy Transition

Dissertation (bachelor degree)

Here you can find my bachelor dissertation, which I discussed in July 2017 in Florence (SSML Carlo Bo). It's entitled "How the languages we speak impact our way of being, communicating and acting" (literally translated from Italian). The first chapter analyses the historical debate between language and thought (what determines what?), the second chapter focuses … Continue reading Dissertation (bachelor degree)

Biogas in Italy (DMT project)

In this project for the Dutch company DMT Environmental technology, our team was asked to analyse the perception of biogas in Italy and to create a cultural snapshot, in order to provide the company with accurate insights to better target the Italian market. The presentation took place at Hanzehogeshool Gronigen, where I spent the first … Continue reading Biogas in Italy (DMT project)