Bettina Benesch is a freelance journalist and editor, who lives and works in the Vienna area of Austria. She is editor of the German edition of EXPLOREMAGAZINE. Benesch has one daughter and believes that ‘life is too good not to write about it‘.
Is your work an important part of your identity or a necessary evil? Do you do it for love or money – or perhaps both? The relationship between our working and personal lives is more complex than ever.
1990 – what a year! Apartheid is crumbling, along with the remnants of the Berlin Wall. The Hubble telescope reaches outer space and scientists Ingeborg and Erwin Hochmair form a company to help deaf people hear again. Bettina Benesch meets MED-EL’s first three employees