Interview with founder Halszka Barelkowska.

Hello Halszka, would you like to introduce yourself? Who are you? What are you doing? Hello Julia, I would love to. I trained as an architect, but my heart is beating more and more for […]

Jemand packt eine kleine Karte mit der Aufschrift Than you, danke, in einen Umschlag. Man sieht allerdings nur die Hände.

Thank you three times!

Dear founders, dear friends of Andersberater*innen! Nobody needs to be told that 2023 was a year full of changes and challenges. We also had the odd high or low, but it was far more important […]

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A tidy start to the new year

For all those who are not going on vacation but can still take time off, the time “between the years” is the ideal time to tidy up. After all, a tidy start to the new […]

Hände binden eine Schleife um ein Paket. Daneben liegen Bastelmaterialen.

Every year again: Appreciation

Christmas is fast approaching and if you haven’t made any arrangements yet, you should think about how you can say thank you to your customers at the end of the year as soon as possible. […]

Blick auf den Reichstag von vorn

Sad traffic light balance for the self-employed

We have also written several times here on our blog about the poor policy for the self-employed in Germany. Before the coalition agreement was signed, there was a little hope, but the coalition government has […]

Menschen sitzen und stehen um einen Tisch herum. Es sieht wie eine Projektarbeit aus.

Crowdfunding instead of credit

Many founders rely on banks and public funding pots to get them started in self-employment. Crowdfunding platforms help to raise the necessary money. At the same time, they publicise the company or project – an […]

Ein Mann springt vor einem blauen Himmel über einen weißen Zaun. Das Bild wird mit Freiheit assoziiert.

From dissatisfaction to freedom: your path to self-employment

Especially as you get older, questions about the right path in life and your own professional destiny become more and more important and need to be answered. But what if the answer to this search […]

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Making powerful speeches

It doesn’t have to be the lion’s den, but talking about your own product or a topic in a pitch or presentation is a challenge for many founders. As a rule, it is about nothing […]

Von Links überreichen zwei Hände nach rechts ein Geschenk in zwei andere Hände. Im Hintergrund funkeln Lichter und das Geschenke hat eine hellrosafarbene Schleife.

The power of giveaways and promotional gifts

The festive season is just around the corner. It’s a good two months until Christmas Eve. And while the fairy lights are already hanging in the trees on Kurfürstendamm and the first people are drinking […]


Self-employed in Germany

Being self-employed is more and more horror. Borderline workloads, minimal earnings margins, precarious living conditions, bureaucratic and legal hurdles – whether you’re a carpenter, an influencer or an editor – Germany is having a hard […]