Startup Berlin Slack Group Newsletter #12

YAAAY!!! 🙌 12 Newsletters later we come to close a pretty intense year. Despite the world turmoil we can say it wasn’t so bad for the Berlin startup scene.

We now have grown to 1700+ Slack group members, did 7 events, and published 12 members made newsletters, not so bad for a volunteers run initiative! Expect some new and pretty exiting things for 2017! So whats new for December:

Newest additions to the directory:

New submissions, here:

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Good things to read/watch/listen to/learn

Your Startup Design Kit from Bootstrapping to a Successful Product / @david_ellington — Hey guys, Recently we have been working on collecting the key elements that can help a startup grow successfully. Here are our findings. Do you think following these steps is enough to make an impact?

Getting to know your customers… target groups vs. personas. / @stephanie_itr8 — Need to understand your customers better? Here are three ways to get acquainted…

How I built a start-up based on trust and parenthood learnings… / @stephanie_itr8 — Building your own start-up? Start building with trust…

State of the World / @idmtr — The annual Wordpress meeting.

Mobile Is Eating the World, 2016 / @idmtr — Delivered at a16z’s summit

Startup stuff

@behrad / Please help us understanding challenges entrepreneurs face when starting a business by filling out this survey!

@marianajacinto / Check community-drive Tech CV, made by a selected group of developers, recruiters, and hiring managers.

@trueter / The MIND Foundation has launched and is looking for volunteers to help us advance psychedelic research in Europe.

@przemek / Founder of a software development house providing solutions for digital image processing, machine learning and optimization algorithms comes to Berlin for weeks 4–5 and look for meetings with startups founders. Please visit to get more insight

@ivandzheferov / Touch Awesome solves real world problems with mobile technology. We bring fresh ideas, technology, design and implementation in to a finished and usable product by your users. Our focus is mainly on startups.


@pauline / Join Startup Berlin team: We are building few event formats for 2017. DM me for more info.

@giselle / Aloha! Gigworks has a job opening for a Digital Strategist. Please view our Facebook page for details:

@fl0rianfrey / Hi everyone, we are an SAP startup that just received it’s seed funding, and we are looking for a Designer to take over end-to-end responsibility for the Product Design. We are based in SAP’s startup accelerator in Mitte. We offer full impact and flexibility of a startup with all the perks of a leading DAX corporation. DM me if you are interested!

@faranega / Hi, I am looking for a German native SEO copywritter. [4:46] interesteds please contact via PM

@moe / Hey Guys. Looking for an iOS Developer for a quick project. (Existing Android App & Backend, only a few screens). The Client is a Berlin-based Startup. Remote work possible. Good pay rate. Cheers.


Tomorrow! @katloughrey / Berlin’s last Freelance Friday of the year is Dec 16. Join them for coworking, coffee and craft beer! @freelancecowork

@andrewhaw / Join the team at the renowned Silicon Allee meet up at Sankt Oberholz for the latest tech talk in Berlin whilst networking and enjoying great coffee. Guests are encouraged to share their stories and discover what’s happening in Europe’s leading tech city! Connect with us before the meet up > #SAmeetups #since2011

@adnantuccar / Registrations for #disruptspace17 are finally open!Get ur ticket and join the disruption on 14–15th March in Berlin! / We are organizing Xmas Painting Parties for the Startup community. Get away from your laptop and join our ArNights in Friedrichshain! Get creative, network and have a blast. Oh- there is ice skating, too!! Book now:

Office Space & Accomodation

@pauline / The Rainmaking Loft Berlin is on the hunt for some innovative startups to join their community! If you would like to experience the bliss of a private office space and the energy of the most thriving network of entrepreneurs in Berlin, give the Loft a holla by emailing Availability is immediate and office spaces start from €1000 + VAT per month. Spread the message of #loftielove and get ready to Connect — Collaborate — Co-Innovate.​

Around the internet

@sameersemna / Explore live radio by rotating the globe.

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