Tag: reasons to apply

Startuplifers in 2018, what's cooking?

Even though it’s still cold and dark outside, the new year has turned most of our minds towards spring, light, and the opportunities that come with the upcoming season. For a lot of students, spring means CV updating, job hunting and dreaming about new adventures that will take you to

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Introducing the Brand New Startup Lifers from Fall Batch 2015

The brand new Startup Lifers from the last Fall Batch have now spread their wings and flown to San Francisco! We want to introduce Juuso, Mohamed, Henrik and Shashi, the newest generation of Startup Lifers! Juuso I am a freshman in Information Processing Science in the University of Oulu. I am from

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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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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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Greetings from San Francisco, by Startup Lifer Ruud

Hi, my name is Ruud and I am one of the few Startup Lifers that is not originally from Finland, instead I represent the Dutch delegation of Startup Life! I studied last year at Aalto University, where I came in contact with Startup Life. It feels like yesterday, but it

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A letter to the future Startup Lifers, by Satu

Dear Startup Life applicant, I hope your application is coming along well! I’m writing to share some of my experiences as a Startup Life intern. I have now lived in San Francisco for six months and it has been one of the most exciting experiences of my life. Startup Life

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