More often than not, companies, including startups, will reach the point where they want to go international. And this brings up the need for native speakers from abroad. However, although the EU have made it a lot easier, the process of hiring foreign workforce can still be extremely tedious and time-consuming. Weiterlesen
The decor is set in Altona, a district in the west of Hamburg, known for being a prime choice of residence by many expats. Tonight the 12min.me team expects us in the basement of a Uruguayan restaurant – Carrasco – in a large and comfortable room that can accommodate roughly 70 people. The room is only half full, but the mood is cheerful and conversation is flowing effortlessly among the attendees. Weiterlesen
Let’s go back to 2012, the year I landed in Hamburg for the first time. I hope you can imagine or remember how international the city was at that time. Not at all. And I’m not particularly talking about a daily life level but from an entrepreneurial point of you. Weiterlesen
Hamburg – A Gateway to the World. This tagline has always been relevant for our beautiful Hanseatic city. Not least for the harbor, the third biggest terminal for containers in Europe. Hamburg gained in visibility worldwide as as a Green City Capital as well. As an international startup hub however, Hamburg is only rarely mentioned. Hamburg is still blatantly absent.
And yet, the potential for it is most definitely there. It is clearly stated in an article from the Financial Times Harbouring ambitions: the draw of Hamburg and by the American journalist Edward Domain.
The international appeal is the reason why Hamburg Startups decided to launch an international website. We have been wondering where the Hamburg startup scene stands from an international perspective. Weiterlesen
Hamburg – Das Tor zur Welt. Seit jeher steht dieser Slogan für unsere schöne Hansestadt. Zumindest für den Hafen gilt dies, als Europas drittgrößter Container-Umschlagplatz. Auch als Green City Capital hat Hamburg international gepunktet. Als internationaler Startup-Hotspot hat Hamburg bislang nur punktuell von sich Reden gemacht. So sucht man auf internationalen Rankings leider lange nach Hamburg.
Die internationale Attraktivität ist der Grund warum Hamburg Startups jetzt eine internationale Seite launcht. Wir haben uns gefragt, wie das Hamburger Startup Ökosystem eigentlich in der internationalen Wahrnehmung aufgestellt ist? Weiterlesen