Working with Kotlin

Transcript Harry: According to recent LinkedIn data, there are around one thousand nine hundred Kotlin professionals in Berlin. Thirty-three percent of those have recently changed jobs. This leaves around one thousand two hundred and fifty professionals and six hundred and sixty open Kotlin vacancies on LinkedIn alone. This means that fifty percent of the talents…

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Understand what you want from your next role

What advice would a recruiter give you? Mostly to have a clear idea of what it is you’re looking for- not just in terms of progression but also considering technologies you’d want to work with or products you want to work on. The clearer an idea you have about what direction you’re working towards, the…

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Gaining Global Leadership Experience

Wanting to move to a leadership role? The Catch 22: if you haven’t got the experience how do you get it? Jamie Rogers and Alfie Walters discuss that by being proactive and assuming authority to some degree, you’re more likely to be given more responsibilities. Watch the video to find out more! Transcription: Jamie Rogers…

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Keeping Up with the Latest Tech

 Jamie Rogers: When you’re moving from somewhere completely disconnected, like St. Petersburg for the first time, I think you got in a good situation. You got lucky. Trivago, they really helped. That’s excellent. So, there are any see companies that listen to this podcast and they’re thinking, how can we make it easier for…

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Onboarding Overseas Staff

Jamie Rogers: When you’re moving from somewhere completely disconnected, like St. Petersburg for the first time, I think you got in a good situation. You got lucky. Trivago, they really helped. That’s excellent. So, there are any see companies that listen to this podcast and they’re thinking, how can we make it easier for us…

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The Visa Process in Germany

Jamie Rogers: The visa process when I talk to people that are relocating, they’re sometimes a bit nervous about that process. I assume that you would have gone through, like, the blue cards. Roman Alekseev: Exactly. Jamie Rogers: Application process. How easy or difficult is that to do? Roman Alekseev: I did one mistake because…

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The Impact of Hiring Only Native Speakers in Germany

Transcript Jamie Rogers: I personally find I think because maybe I am in the city more of the time that not speaking German isn’t so much of a problem. And I tried to learn it two years ago and use it. And most people just spoke back to me in English. So, I just stopped…

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Reducing Working Hours Across Your Business

Transcript Jamie: Your other decision to cut the working hour week, is not one that I’ve seen, and it was puzzling because you might be in e-commerce which is maybe protected a bit from coronavirus, and it might have some benefits. But even so, that is a unique decision and I think one that a…

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The North Rhine Start Up Strategy

Transcript Jamie: Well, this year has been a pretty good year for you. So for the people watching this, I just want to give a quick summary, because stories like this, they’re kind of not supposed to happen, this year, for most businesses and for you guys it did, so I will flash up your…

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