Viktoria Bottner went from Stuttgart to Namibia for a year; her job was waiting for her when she returned.
We all have our preferences, many of which have particular bearing at work. For Viktoria Bottner (Marketing Communications at the Daimler Financial Services headquarters in Stuttgart), a key preference is internationality—that of her colleagues, her tasks and her employer, DFS. Other cultures and experiences enrich and inspire Viktoria . DFS agrees with her, which is why employees have the opportunity to take a sabbatical. Whether they travel or devote themselves to personal projects during this time is completely up to them. Viktoria and her partner set off for Africa. In the video she talks about her experiences.