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Is the Oryx overtaking the Rocket? Another Story on Leadership and Entrepreneurship

January 25, 2012 by

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Now, this might not help you a lot when you are unhappy but in this blog post I want to give you an example of how unsatisfied Rocket Internet employees changed their job/life. To start with: obviously not everybody has this chance. And thus this isn’t an advise of what you should do, but sort […]

Why crime bosses are hot or How to become a pirate

January 23, 2012 by

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Well, not all of them are hot. But think of the real bad ones. Those with the money. With charisma. With muscles and posture. Those who know what they want and get it. Those from the top of the food chain.  Still doesn’t sound familiar? Never mind, as this is neither going to be an […]

On the road to success or Throw Momma From The Train

January 12, 2012 by

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When I was living in Shanghai I met an entrepreneur. He was Brazilian and full of Brazilian fire. Always by his side: his Chinese girlfriend. And her mother. The monster in law didn’t want him to be an entrepreneur but a teacher, even though he was very successful. I just learnt they broke up: a […]

What’s next?

January 2, 2012 by

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That’s not only an important question for the eurozone and the banking sector but also for businesses. In this wild jungle of overwhelming information it’s almost impossible to keep an overview. According to Amit Shafrir from TechCrunch you should not only have Silicon Valley in mind as a source of startups but also Europe symbolized by […]

When Words Work

December 18, 2011 by

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Words work…when they evoke the image of a blood-tasting Nico in you (whatever that might be) or the burning desire to find out how Lucas dealt with the wild. Or one step further-when they actually give you the impulse to click on their post titles. In my previous post I suggested search engine marketing as […]

To taste blood

December 17, 2011 by

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This blog post will describe how I ended up where I am in terms of blogging. Current status. Before joining the start-up group, I had to make up my mind about start-ups on a berlin based point of view. I learned a lot about a topic which I never really focused on or which never […]

“Into the Wild”

December 16, 2011 by

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Into the wild  I have just watched the movie “Into the Wild”, which encouraged me to write another blog post about fulfilling a dream. The movie actually describes the story of a man fleeing from the world he knew to fulfil his dream, the dream of discovering his own future. So sometimes do startups. Fleeing […]