Switzerland Tout Le Monde

A little over two months ago, I received a surprising email via the contact form of my Learning jQuery web site. In the email Gwendal Tanguy, an employee at Switzerland’s only online trading and financial services company, asked:

…apart from reading your book, which is already a good thing, do you know about a company or consultant in Europe that could teach JQuery basis to between 5 and 20 java developers. Maybe do you deliver such a training program?

It sounded like an opportunity too good to pass on to someone else, so I told him that I would be glad to do it myself. Also, knowing that it would be more fun and much more manageable to conduct the training with someone else, I asked J

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8 Responses to Switzerland Tout Le Monde

  1. Dad says:

    What a nice trip! We toured that area, including the Castle at Chillon, more than 40 years ago, but I remember it vividly. I recommend that you go back there some day with your family, and when you have more time to do it.

  2. Marc says:

    Looks like fun! This is such a great opportunity, I hope more come along for you.

  3. Diane says:

    Wow wow wow! How fantastic your trip sounds! And a wonderful ending, too. :)
    Continue to thrive Karl. It invigorates me.
    D.

  4. Gwendal says:

    Thank you Karl for coming to Switzerland. It was really helpful for us. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed your trip.
    It was also a good time for me and Lo

  5. Debbi says:

    What an exciting opportunity! I am sure Sara and the kids missed you. I can’t wait to see the pictures!

  6. Aunt Ginny says:

    Amazing, Karl!
    Could you have dreamed this 10 years ago? Life sure has some amazing twists and turns! We’re delighted for you.

  7. Karl says:

    Thanks, everyone, for the comments! Yeah, it was a fantastic opportunity

  8. dean says:

    Wow, it sounds like you had a good time. But HOW could you pass up the chance to go to some soccer games?

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