Basim K. Mirza
I don’t have time for that, I always thought. As a #solopreneur, you are the entire team yourself and have to use your own capacities effectively. So I didn’t participate in any networking or pitching events for almost a year and worked in silence. That was a mistake.
Start-ups need attention and founders need the exchange with like-minded people.
On the #xathon of Henkel dx I got input & feedback from Dr. Jeremy Schönwälder Dr. Salima Douven Louisa Verch Jutta Jakobi (thank you💚) got to know one of my idols Tijen Onaran and meet founders who like to try out every Margarita in Kreuzberg as much as I 🥂 🥂🥂like Cheers to Selina R. Ochsner Caitlin Rozario Will Webster Sara Wach Marta Łącka 🥂🥂🥂
David Oudsandji & other start-ups pitching at the PIRATE Summit finally gave me the necessary impulse to sit down on my own slides and become more visible.
So much inspiration and exciting new contacts console over the fact that the inbox explodes and the work of a whole week piles up on the desk (insert nervously smiling emoji here).