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The Startup Blender

The Startup Blender

By Uchaaa
Introducing an Audio Podcast project from the Startup Adventures 🚀 THE STARTUP BLENDER 🚀

Here we will invite international people working in different startup companies and have discussions about their working environment, everyday life, challenges and corporate culture 🙌🏼

The point is to share experiences and talk about the different aspects of startup life ⚡️

Visit our website:
startupadventures.org/

Check out our Medium Publication for more content:
medium.com/startup-adventures-international

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Helping Startups to Accelerate their Growth - Meet Cristobal from Spain. #20
Welcome to the 20th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Cristobal from Spain 🇪🇸 He is a Global CEO of the Startup Wise Guys - Europe's leading B2B Startup Accelerator 🔥They have an intense, high-energy, and straightforward approach to coaching their startups. Cristobal currently lives in Latvia and works on various exciting projects in his field. Other than leading the Startup Wise Guys team, he is a co-author of a book called "the Unsexy Truth about (Startup) Success", where he talks about different strategies and hands-on tools that successful founders used on their journey of building international tech companies💡In our episode of the Startup Blender, we had a very interesting chat about his career, projects, approach to mentoring startups, and insights about the book. We had an engaging conversation - Don't forget to tune in! 🎙 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life.🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
46:54
May 30, 2021
Delivering engaging content for an impactful Tech Company - Meet Patrick from the UK. #19
Welcome to the 19th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Patrick from the UK🇬🇧 He takes care of the voice of Veriff - the AI-powered identity verification platform🔥Patrick moved to Estonia in 2013 and started his Startup journey from here. Being part of the Wise and Xolo teams gave him an insightful experience in Content Management, and now he is successfully making sure that Veriff is constantly delivering engaging and excellent content💡Before that, he studied in London acting school, which gave him a chance to explore more about this industry⛰In this episode, we talked about his experience as an actor, startup journey, challenges to be a Copywriter and everyday life at Veriff. The conversation was very interesting - make sure you tune in!🎙 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life.🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:49:10
May 11, 2021
Sharing stories on Youtube daily about startup ecosystem and lifestyle. Meet Matt from South Africa. #18
Welcome to the 18th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Matt from South Africa🇿🇦 He is Youtuber and Content Creator building his own channel - the Lunicorn, where he brings you the innovation stories that everyone is talking about🔥The channel is growing fast thanks to the diverse content and a 100-day video challenge - a fantastic reason to publish the new video every single day😱 Matt is currently based in Lisbon, Portugal, and he is absolutely in love with the place! His location independent lifestyle gives him a chance to create lots of interesting and engaging content and show us the startup lifestyle in each city he visits ⛰ He has huge experience in the startup industry - starting out the career as a VC, organizing startup events, hosting Golabl Tech Conferences, and publishing books gave him a lot of knowledge about this industry💡In this episode, we talked about his Startup journey, being a VC, Digital Nomad lifestyle, and challenges to build the Lunicorn. It was a very interesting conversation, so make sure you tune in - it's gonna blow your mind. 🤯 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life.🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
51:58
May 5, 2021
Talking Cyber Security with an expert - Meet Kieren form the UK. #17
Welcome to the 17th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Kieren from the UK🇬🇧 He is a Cyber Security expert working in multiple international tech companies🔥Joined Pipedrive recently as a Head of Cyber Security to make sure that this Estonian unicorn continues massive growth in its direction🦄Kieren has a huge academic background as well - he was teaching at the University of Cambridge for a couple of years and then switched to Tallinn University of Technology in recent years💡But, still, the most interesting part of his journey was when he joined the Navy and lived under the sea for 4 months😱It's always great to hear from people with such diverse background! In this episode, we talked about Cyber Security, startup ecosystems, mentoring at SWG and more! Definitely make sure you check it out! 🚀It was a very interesting chat 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:28:29
April 15, 2021
Disrupting the Influencer industry with one Click - Meet Paul from France. #16
Welcome to the 16th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Paul from France🇫🇷 He is a Founder and CEO of Click Digital - a complete and affordable influencer search tool 🔥Their platform helps companies to connect with various influencers and start doing campaigns successfully 🙌🏼 Other than running a startup, he also has an international student experience from London and New York 🌃 He met lot's of amazing people there and learned valuable skills, which are really useful to run a company 🚀In this episode, we talked about Click Digital, working with influencers, plans, international student life and more!💥 Definitely make sure you tune in - it was very interesting 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
43:41
March 24, 2021
Volunteering mindset is essential in Entrepreneurship - Meet Niclas from Denmark. #15
Welcome to the 15th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Niclas from Denmark🇩🇰 He is a Project Manager at Venture Cup Denmark, where he helps international students from different parts of the world to showcase their startups, improve entrepreneurial skills and expand the network🔥Other than work, he is a National President of ESN Denmark and works on his incredibly interesting startup in Food-Tech industry, where he tries to come up with new ways to produce the ice cream🍨In this episode, we had a nice chat about student entrepreneurship, volunteering, startup life in Denmark, Banana ice cream, and more!💥Definitely make sure you tune in! It's a very interesting listen 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
46:24
March 4, 2021
Transforming the education industry - Meet Karen from Brazil. #14
Welcome to the 14th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧This time, our guest is Karen from Brazil 🇧🇷 She is the founder and CEO of Tutor.id - a private tutoring platform that connects students searching for a tutor with tutors looking to generate additional income🔥First, she came to Estonia to do her Masters in Tartu University in 2010 and experienced international student life in Tartu🙌🏼 Then she went back home for some time and came back to Estonia, this time, as a founder with e-Residency programme 🚀Her adventures are very interesting! In this episode, she shares her inspiring story, and very useful tips for future founders🎙So definitely tune in! Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
37:37
February 10, 2021
Empowering people to create content with the help of AI - Meet Przemek from Poland. #13
Welcome to the 13th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Przemek from Poland 🇵🇱 He is a founder and CEO of Contentyze - a platform that helps people to turn ideas into content effortlessly with the help of AI 🔥Before jumping into the startup industry, he was an international student in Paris and Oxford to study Math for 7 years🎲 He has founded multiple startups throughout his journey and is a member of the Forbes 30 under 30 list in Poland 🚀 In this episode, we had a chat about his international life, interest in the startup world, challenges, future plans for Contentyze and much more!💡Make sure you tune in - it was a very interesting conversation 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
33:16
February 5, 2021
Sharing international stories through Podcast - Meet Tiina & Kaisa from Estonia. #12
Welcome to the 12th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 This time our guests are Tiina & Kaisa from Estonia 🇪🇪 They are the creators and hosts of the Found in Estonia Podcast, which is a great place to hear about stories from people who have made Estonia their home!⚡️They started this project in August 2020 and already managed to have 18 guests for now! Their guests are international people from different countries. They discuss interesting stories and observations that many foreigners with their fresh eyes can offer 🔥In our podcast, we talked about their startup experiences, projects, challenges, and plans. So tune in - it's very fun & interesting💥 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:22:34
January 26, 2021
One year of our Startup Adventures! Recap of 2020 - The Bonus Episode
Startup Adventures, as an initiative, started generating content from the 14th of January in 2020. There have been lots of challenges, crazy moments, adventures, and fun memories since then 🚀 In order to celebrate our first birthday today, we are dropping a Bonus Episode, which is a recap of the highlights from the whole year 🙌🏼This has been an amazing adventure for us and we are glad that we made it this far! But, there's much more to come! New plans, new projects, new faces, and new content is on the way of 2021💥 Sooo, check out the Bonus Episode, and let us know what you think😊 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram ⚡️
34:15
January 14, 2021
Improving the process of Content Creation - Meet Ana from Cyprus. #11
Welcome to the eleventh episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Ana from Cyprus🇨🇾 She is a Marketing Executive at Subly - a tool for content creators and businesses to subtitle their videos automatically 🔥 She moved in London a couple of years ago and started an international student life there ⚡️Last summer, she joined Subly as a Marketing intern and now she works there with an international team spread all over the world🌍 In this episode, we had a nice chat about the company, startup life, content creation, and challenges in the Marketing field💡Definitely make sure you tune in! It was very interesting and insightful🍿 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
32:42
January 12, 2021
Issuing Digital Signatures for more transparency - Meet Edilson from Brazil. #10
Welcome to the 10th episode of the Startup Blender 🎧Our guest this time is Edilson from Brazil 🇧🇷 He is a founder and CEO of the OriginalMy - e-Governance platform using Blockchain technology to authenticate people and digital signatures ✌🏼He started his business back in Brazil to make systems more transparent using his technology. Then he decided to move to Estonia with the e-Residency programme in 2018 and manage his team from here 🦄During this time, he was very active in the startup scene and took his project on an international level ⚡️In this episode, we had a nice chat about this revolutionary idea, Blockchain technology, story behind the product, Edilson's everyday life in the vibrant startup environment, and more 🔥Definitely make sure you tune in! It was very interesting 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
54:43
December 28, 2020
Making an impact in the Healthcare technology field - Meet Rob from the Netherlands. #9
Welcome to the ninth episode of the Startup Blender 🎧Our guest this time is Rob from the Netherlands 🇳🇱 He is an international student at the Tallinn University of Technology doing Masters in Healthcare Technology course. Rob started building the startup company with his international classmates from last year. The idea started from one of the courses in TalTech, and they have won lots of competitions since then. Their startup VocDec develops a cry-based non-invasive tool for early screening of autism spectrum disorder in newborns⚡️In this episode, we had a nice chat about their revolutionary idea, product development, healthcare technology systems in Europe, Rob's international life in Estonia, and more 🔥Definitely make sure you tune in! It was very interesting 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
39:36
December 16, 2020
Experiencing life from different parts of the world - Meet Vinit from India. #8
Welcome to the eighth episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Vinit from India 🇮🇳 He is a Back-end developer at Pipedrive since April 2019. Before that, he spent a couple of years of his life studying IT at the University of Cincinnati based in Ohio, U.S ⚡️In this episode, we had a nice chat about how books can inspire you to change your life, how to put yourself outside your comfort zone, how is student life in the U.S and working in Pipedrive as a foreigner 🔥 Definitely make sure you tune in! It was very interesting and insightful. 🎧 Our goal is to interview different people who have working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:29:00
December 9, 2020
Importance of the Vibrant Startup Community - Meet Kazuki from Japan. #7
Welcome to the seventh episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Kazuki from Japan 🇯🇵 Kazuki is working at LIFT99 co-working space in Tallinn Hub. He is very helpful and supportive to other community members there⚡️He arrived in Estonia around one year ago, and during this time, he expanded his knowledge in Tech & Startup ecosystem. Before coming here, he was studying in California and had a very vibrant international life there too🔥In this episode, he is sharing different stories from his life, fun facts and startup adventures with us, so tune in! It's very interesting  🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
32:24
November 25, 2020
Making an impact on Education - Meet Bouya from Morocco. #6
Welcome to the sixth episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Bouya from Morocco 🇲🇦 He is a Founder and CEO of Isachamp - they crowdfund scholarships for high potential African youth to enable them to get quality higher education⚡️He arrived in Estonia more than 2 years ago, and in this time, he managed to work in Trasferwise, be a volunteer at Garage48, actively attend different startup events around the region and start his own ed-tech startup initiative🔥In this episode, he is sharing different stories from his life, opinions, fun facts and startup adventures with us, so tune in! It's one of the most interesting episodes we have recorded😱 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:13:41
November 18, 2020
Mastering the principles of coaching - Meet Daryl from the UK. #5
Welcome to another episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Daryl from the UK 🇬🇧 He is an Associate Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation with the huge experience of positively making an impact on different companies and organisations globally ⚡️He moved in Estonia last August and has lived in many different countries around the world🌟He has a very interesting story to share with us 👀In this episode, we mostly talked about his international experiences, life in Estonia, coaching and his thoughts about different topics - he gave us very interesting insights about the overall industry 🥁So definitely, tune in! It's very interesting 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
35:03
November 10, 2020
Design effects on the brand identity - Meet David from Colombia. #4
Welcome to another episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is David from Colombia 🇨🇴 He is a Designer working at Veriff and has lived in Estonia over the last couple of years⚡️He joined Veriff in January 2019 as a Designer and has a very interesting story to share 🔥Other than that, he has been mentoring in Garage48 hackathons and helping people to enter to the design field🥁In this episode, we had a chat about his international experience, environment, facts and startup adventures.  So tune in! It's very interesting 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
55:05
November 4, 2020
Importance of good product design - Meet Jonathan from Malta. #3
Welcome to another episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Jonathan from Malta 🇲🇹 He is a Designer and has lived in many different places over the last couple of years⚡️He's been working for an Estonian Startup Lingvist for the last 6 years as a Head of Product and Design 🔥In this episode, he is sharing his stories, facts and startup adventures with us, so tune in! It's very interesting 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
55:48
October 27, 2020
From international student to the international corporate life - Meet Daniel from Pipedrive. #2
Welcome to the second episode of the Startup Blender 🎧 Our guest this time is Daniel from Venezuela🇻🇪 He is a Marketplace Partnership Manager at Pipedrive and has been living in Estonia for 6 years now! ⚡️He's been studying at Tallinn University, has done Erasmus in Germany and has been working in many different companies in Estonia 🔥In this episode, he is sharing his stories, fun facts and startup adventures with us, so tune in! It's very interesting 🙌🏼 Our goal is to interview different people who have a working experience in startups to show you about the different aspects of startup life🥁 Follow us on Facebook and Instagram 😊
01:02:43
October 20, 2020
The Startup Blender - Meet the hosts. Episode #1
Hello everyone! and Welcome to the very first episode of the Startup Blender 🙌🏼 On this episode, you will hear from the hosts. Ucha and Hardik. As this is the first one, we decided to just introduce ourselves and talk about our startup experiences 🚀 We have been living in Estonia for some time now and we are happy to talk about our journey 🎙 Follow us on every Social Media. We are Startup Adventures ✨ Check out the other episodes too ⚡️ Cheers 🍷
37:08
October 15, 2020
Public Service Announcement from Startup Adventures. Welcome to the Podcast
This is a Public Service Announcement from Startup Adventures. Welcome to the Startup Blender. Here you’ll hear a lot of cool stuff! Yaaay!
02:17
October 13, 2020