The Facebook generation in Poland 

It is sometimes said that for a 30-year-old, going out without a smartphone is like going out without your wallet – you can get by, but it’s awkward not to be able to pay for yourself. For a 22-year-old it feels like going out without your shoes, you can’t stop feeling uncomfortable and wishing you ...

Where roads meet 

A few years have passed since Amazon opened its first logistics centers in Poland, which cost a whopping PLN 3 billion. The e-commerce giant’s decision was not a one-off deal but it seems to have put Poland permanently on Europe’s logistics map 

Buy smart, get smart

Poland is already producing a quarter of Europe’s household appliances, and the industry is going from strength to strength. There are challenges ahead, but with challenges come great opportunities. Can Poland become the “Silicon Valley” of home appliances?

Bridging the skill gap

WBJ asked Alain Dehaze, CEO of The Adecco Group, about the causes of youth unemployment in Poland, despite the record low rates and the challenges the job market will have to face in the future

The digital era

WBJ talks to Juan Maria Porcar, the VP and Head of Eastern Europe, Russia & CIS and Africa at Fujitsu, about the digital age

Big data getting deeper

Building a truly intelligent machine has been the holy grail of computer science since its very beginning. One of the first ideas of how to achieve this, born not long after the dawn of artificial intelligence itself, was to simulate a human brain. Modelling the network of brain neurons has led to a...

Addressing a market niche

There is demand for modern office space from small and medium-sized enterprises in Warsaw and the needs of those tenants should properly be addressed, says Joanna Schönthaler, the CEO at Park Avenue, the developer of the eponymous office project in the center of the city

Open Book brings savings to fit-out

Last year saw a new practice on the fit-out market – Open Book. What turned out to be revolutionary was combining it with working on the Gross Maximum Price. Now, a company interested in arranging a new space no longer needs to worry about the budget, quality and timing

Running on autopilot

How many times have you forgotten to pay a bill, write an email, make a phone call or cancel an ap­­pointment? And every time you do, you probably say to yourself “I should get an assistant.” However, if for whatever reason hiring another human to share your workload is not the answer for you, perha...