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Will Cultured Meat and Meat Alternatives Disrupt the Food System?

Challenges of the meat industryThe global meat industry (currently worth...

VC Funding of the Finance & Investor Sector in PropTech – A German Overview

In the latest blogpost of our insight series on the real estate industry in...

Real Estate Innovation in Germany: Startups Digitizing the Construction Industry

Recent Developments in Designing & Building Real Estate - An OverviewWe...

Does PropTech impact the property management environment?

In our recent insights posts, we gave an overview of the PropTech startups...

Response to Capital Study on Corporate Innovation in 2020

As the leading independent corporate venture builder in DACH, Stryber is at...

How PropTech is Disrupting the German Real Estate Market in 2020

Times of Crisis: An Opportunity For Disruption and DigitizationIf you were to...

The Future of Food – Innovative Foodtech Startups Creating A More Sustainable Food System

The Future of Food in "Growing & Producing"- An Industry Itching to...

Digitization Framework 2020: Achieving Higher Efficiency and Growth

“Digitization” seems to be the buzzword of our time to unlock just about any...

D2C: Why Food & Beverage Giants Need To Turn To This Model Before It Is Too Late

The Race to Direct-To-Consumer (D2C) within Retail and CPG Brands (also known...

Monthly Stryber Startup Watchlist August

A monthly series highlighting exciting Seed and Series A companies that have...
5 Ways to Avoid Office Politics

5 Ways to Avoid Office Politics

Everyone who has ever worked in an office knows the dynamics that develop when the actual work is sabotaged by the interests and personal career goals of individuals or peer groups. Internal office politics arise when people start putting their own...

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The room where it happens

The room where it happens

How (and why) to democratize decision making in your dev team.If the musical Hamilton is to be believed, there were only 3 men in the room when the decision about where the federal capital and national bank for the fledgling United States would be...

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A Product Manager is a coach

A Product Manager is a coach

Software development insights from the world of sports.Numerous attempts have been made at comparing the Product Manager role to jobs in more established industries. I’ve heard ‘architect’, I’ve heard ‘chef’, and (of course) ‘project manager’. I...

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The case against Corporate Venture Capital

The case against Corporate Venture Capital

Should Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) be one of the methods in your corporate innovation strategy? Let me start by giving my honest opinion right away: no. While I am not alone with this opinion — for instance, venture capitalists such as Fred...

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The great myths of corporate innovation

The great myths of corporate innovation

Recently, I have written about ‘why’ your company should invest heavily in innovation, even in recession times. Now, the obvious next question is ‘how’. Let’s start with some lessons learned on ‘how not to’. In my career, I have seen some very...

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Navigating Corporate Innovation

Navigating Corporate Innovation

As new business models hit more and more industries in an increasing pace, incumbents are challenged to respond. And they do respond. However, from an outsider’s point of view, this can often look a bit funny. Steve Blank, adjunct professor at...

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Stryber Rebranding Insights

Stryber Rebranding Insights

A logo is more than a graphic representation of your company because it connects people’s minds to the business. That’s why we believe our logo has to speak for us. It represents who we are and the things we believe in. That is why work in...

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Why Thomas Cook failed (the Digital Transformation)

Why Thomas Cook failed (the Digital Transformation)

At 2:00 a.m. on Monday the 23rd of September, our 178 year old employer, travel advisor, hotelier, airliner and frenemy -Thomas Cook- passed away after 20 years of terminal illness. Here is why.The name of the illness: DisruptionI really think that...

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Why Kuoni failed (the digital transformation)

Why Kuoni failed (the digital transformation)

Due to high demand I created a keynote speech based on this story. Read more at the end of this page. The ultimate confession of failureOn the 5th of November 2015 the Kuoni group announced that it would lay off 350 people and also replace CEO...

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