Michael Grande – The End

For my last week here in Berlin, I have presented my interview findings, finalized any Kickstarter preparations, and helped plan out our e-commerce push when our product is available to the market. From my guerrilla marketing experience, we were able to gain some insights on what people think of the brand. Although my marketing professors…

Michael Grande – Penultimate IIP Berlin Blog

It’s been a pretty amazing week so far. I went to Copenhagen for the weekend by myself and it was such a liberating experience. For starters, Copenhagen has been on my bucket list for years and I was able to see so much being by myself. I rented a bike for the whole weekend, and…

Michael Grande – IIP Berlin Blog Post 8

This is a really busy week for me. Over the weekend, I visited Lucerne, Switzerland and was totally transported to a fairy tale town.  We got to take a tour of the lake by boat and we spent an entire day on top of the world, hiking all over Mt. Pilatus and seeing Switzerland from…

Less than 30 days left – IIP Berlin :(

Finally, a four day work week, and to top it off, I’m ending this week with a trip to Switzerland. However, to backtrack a little bit, this week at work I finished a project I’ve been working on for almost two weeks. I was set to benchmark all of our competitors (I ended up analyzing…

Michael Grande – IIP Berlin Blog 6 – Industry Analysis

This week I spent most of my time at work and trying to see different places around Berlin. It’s such a big city and I feel the need to explore as much as possible. My friends and I tried two different biergartens after work and I also went to this really awesome tearoom. It is…

Michael Grande – IIP Blog 5 – Value Network

This week was a full week at work and I got assigned a couple different projects.  It was really nice to have stuff to do, but it seemed a little overwhelming at points during this week having to balance three or four different projects.  I found that just communicating and being clear about deadlines with…

IIP Berlin Blog Post : Company Issues

Since my last blog post, I have returned from my trip to Prague (pictured) and had a full week back at NWTN. Prague was a beautiful little city and staying in a hostel for the first time was a neat experience. However, after being away for my first two weekends, it gets better and better…

Michael Grande IIP Berlin Blog 2

This was definitely a crazier week than my last and it started with an insanely quick trip to London.  I went to visit my friend from my childhood and after multiple flight delays I finally got to London four hours later than expected.  I love to travel, especially around the US, but traveling around Europe…