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6 tips to learn German faster

in Glocal/Start up
Photo credit: kmoney56 via VisualHunt.com / CC BY-SA

StoryPlanet provides some tips on how to make learning German less complicated and more fun, and shares info on its ongoing crowdfunding campaign for developing a new learning tool.

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TiMMi – The Social Delivery Service

in Community/Start up
The founders of TiMMi are out to save the world, one bike load at a time. photo: TiMMI Facebook page

TiMMi came out of the drive to make a positive contribution toward helping resolve a few societal challenges.

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#StartItUp: You think you know Leipzig? Take our quiz to find out if you are the Leipzig Lion you think you are

in Business
Leipzig city center. Photo: Stefan Hopf
Leipzig city center. Photo: Stefan Hopf

interior of Nikolai Church, Leipzig photo: maeshelle west-davies Leipzig is growing and that means a growing need for businesses and employees. Recently I attended Startup Safary. One of my sessions was by someone who knows a lot about Leipzig. His name is Sven Noack and has to know nearly everything about Leipzig because he works for Invest…

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Great career vs great adventure

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CALVIN HIKES KAUAI’S KALALAU TRAIL ALONE. PHOTO COURTESY OF CALVIN CHU.

I thought about how much time I spend in the office, and how much time I spend on the computer when I am not. While I was on the trail, what I saw before my eyes seemed so much more real than what I saw back at home. I yearned to feel alive, and at that very time and place, I did.

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Podcast: Interview with the founder of detektor.fm

in Culture / Entertainment/Leipzig/Start up

It’s pretty much uncut, as if it were live. I wanted it to be more like radio, and more like a conversation.

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DigitalRepublic contest offers €10,000 for best startup ideas in Leipzig

in Business/Contests/Leipzig/Start up
Public domain photo.
Public domain photo.

Thought up a brilliant idea you’d like to jumpstart? During the startup contest “The Ramp,” from 6-21 Nov., bright and ambitious entrepreneurs will directly compete against each other to win the audience’s favor and part of a €10,000 pot.

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