Klaus vom Hofe

Klaus vom Hofe

Corporate Blogger

Klaus vom Hofe, Corporate Blogger. Born 1967. Writing since he was given a Privileg typewriter as a gift in 1977. Other important stops on his journey before joining Deutsche Telekom in 2006: did the civilian service alternative to military service, dropped out of training as a physical therapist, successfully obtained a degree in Slavic and Journalism Studies, and amassed experience in internships, traineeships, agencies and freelancing – working on topics ranging from logistics and security, through drinks packaging, to mobile communications. A background as colorful as Deutsche Telekom, with one Leitmotif running through it: stories with and about people.

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D1 turns 25: We track down clues in the archive

It's a quarter of a century since the former Deutsche Bundespost Telekom in Bonn celebrated the launch of the D1 network. We took the opportunity to look through the Deutsche Telekom archive.



"Never violence!"

The words "office job" describe what I do for a living very well. Though I don't spend all my time behind a desk – I'm very often out and about. Still, I do spend most of my time in front of a screen and on the phone, surrounded by friendly colleagues.

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"Do you like soccer?"– chatbot Tinka gets personal

Visitors to the T-Mobile Austria website are sure to meet the chatbot Tinka there. For two years now Tinka has been the virtual customer advisor when it comes to questions about matters related to rates, products and more.

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Ask Tinka

Tinka, the digital virtual assistant on the Website of T-Mobile Austria, answers the customers' questions instantly in text chat – around the clock. Now, just after her debut on Facebook Messenger, she will be appearing at the Deutsche Telekom booth at Mobile...