Startup Maze

Startup Maze
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Why imitating unicorns might not get you where you want. /w Nav Nouhi, Growth Adviser
Nov 17, 2017 • 43 min
Every entrepreneurs wants to be like them and understand what’s their secret sauce. Of course media loves to capitalise on this trend. In this podcast Nav and I give our opinions about how you should approach these lores, and I argue there’s little you…
How to start building media relationships for your startup / w MaxTB
Oct 24, 2017 • 31 min
Great question. To answer that I had a chat with Max Tatton Brown, founder and managing director at Augur Communications. Augur is London-based communications agency which helps fast-growing “unsexy” tech companies tackle business challenges with…
How Startup Weekend helped Fabio kickstart his idea in two days
Oct 25, 2015 • 42 min
Fabio is a local in Amsterdam for quite a while now, and given his passion for biking I would say this city is great match for him. Fabio loves traveling around world, and in part that is why he wanted to launch his own business: more flexibility (and…
Customer Understanding as part of the Problem-Solution Fit
Oct 10, 2015 • 28 min
For this interview, I had the pleasure to talk to Douwe Wester and Edouard Dopper, co-founders at and experts in lean startup methodology, agile methodology, scrum management and innovation models for large companies. Douwe and Edouard say that…
A startup that helps students and graduates to startup, with Mirena and Svilena
Sep 14, 2015 • 32 min
For today’s interview I had the pleasure to talk with Svilena and Mirena, two great girls that are on a mission to help others start their own business. Based out of Rotterdam, their platform combines business strategy and marketing coaching with crowd…
From army officer to successful entrepreneur: Holger Breukink
Sep 7, 2015 • 43 min
While serving as an Officer in the Royal Netherlands Army, with 43 people under his command, Holger realized that this is not what he wants to do with his life. Work was good, salary was good but he just wasn’t satisfied. So he quit, went aboard to learn…
KickStarter tips and tricks from Lola Akinsiku
Sep 2, 2015 • 32 min
For this interview I had the pleasure to talk to Lola Akinsiku, an aspiring entrepreneur that absolutely loves to work on her own ideas. With a full time job on her hands, she has to dedicate extra time so that her ideas can come to life. However, she…
Inspiring advice for aspiring entrepreneurs from Nick Waller of Global {M}
Aug 23, 2015 • 32 min
For the first Startup Maze podcast I had the great pleasure to interview Nick Waller, the founder and Director of Global {M}, a fast growing London based startup that aims to improve tech recruitment around the world. Nick and his team bring a brand new…