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New team at your service!

Once again Startup Life fall batch is getting closer, and we are thrilled to announce the new folks who are going to make it better than ever! Meet the new faces Veera, Toni and Alex! Henni is continuing her Startup Life journey as a Program Manager when Siiri left to

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A Rocket Ship Called Startup Life

Here we are. My two-year adventure at Startup Life is coming to its end today. It’s time to say goodbye, and spend a couple of minutes reminiscing over everything that has happened during the past two years. It has been a rocket ship. A rocket ship, I tell you. I

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Clueless Geek's Guide to San Francisco

How can an introverted Finnish geek survive in a vivid city like San Francisco? This was my foremost concern when thinking about U.S. internship back in spring 2015. And here I am, near Silicon Valley, midst of all the technological happening. I’m Ruksi, Startuplifers intern and all-around code cowboy currently occupied with neural networks

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Getting Settled in San Francisco, by Startup Lifer Tommi

I’m Tommi Kaikkonen, a Master’s student in Aalto School of Business, just a thesis short of finishing my studies in Marketing. I arrived to San Francisco in July 2015 to work for Crowdbooster in more of a technical position (I have a minor in Computer Science). They’ve previously hosted two

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Say hi to Henni – Startup Life's new team member!

Hey folks! The Startup Life team welcomes a new member to its ranks: Henni! Henni is a marketing wiz with some serious experience in marketing communications, and she will take Startup Life’s marketing to a whole new level! Originally, Henni comes from a small town called Ähtäri, but she left

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Busting some startup myths, by Startup Lifer Pekka

Hello, my name is Pekka! I have spent the last 8 months working in a small startup called Spreecast located in the heart of the tech buzz in downtown San Francisco. The work has been exciting, challenging and most importantly a great learning experience. I have had a chance to network with a

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