Women, let’s talk numbers: 6 tips for your next salary negotiation

Saskia Weigand at Ladenzeiles office in Axel Springer Neubau

Nice to have, yet hard to talk about: Money. Especially when it comes to the value of our work, many of us find it challenging to negotiate our salaries. And although the topic can be difficult to talk about for many of us, my experience is that women are especially less resolute when negotiating their […]

Happy anniversary – Ladenzeile turns 13

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Founded in a backroom in the Berlin district of Prenzlauer Berg, Ladenzeile has grown to be a top reference for connecting online shops and users in 13 European countries. Ever since the very beginning, Ladenzeile has been driven by very clear guiding principles, which helped maintain its original start-up sprint even after it has grown […]

Hey green-fingers! It’s time to find your inner urban gardener

person watering plants

Cars run fast to the sound of the train rushing through above your head. People are chatting at the nearby corner café as a man walks by with his groceries in one hand and his labrador barking at strangers in the other: City life is great. It’s alive, but at times also hectic. And it […]

Moving to Axel Springer Neubau came with a new view

a glass building

“Home sweet home,” some say and we couldn’t agree more. It’s been almost two years since we moved closer to the Axel Springer family, relocating from our offices at Alexander Platz and into the brand new Axel Springer Neubau. With the sun shining through the iconic windows of the world-famous piece of architecture, we still […]

Green gifts are simply better: 15 seeds we planted for the future

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Some time ago, Visual Meta took part in the Berlin City Tree Campaign and donated 15 new trees. These were then “given away” to our employees in exchange for their best environmental ideas. One of the winners of our internal competition was our colleague, Dominika, and during the recent short holiday, she went to say […]

Why do organizations need Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters?

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Agile Coaches and Scrum Masters are inevitably in high demand nowadays. Have you ever wondered why the topic is so popular? We had a chat with our Agile Coach, Anca Trif, and asked her to give us three good reasons for a company to hire an Agile Coach: Here’s what she told us: 1. An […]

Here’s how we ended the year with our Digital Analytics Meetup

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Our last meetup of the year ended as usual: with great learnings, new insights and talks long after the speakers finished theirs. It was a delight to see so many people interested in the topic of Data Analytics – and to see how many of you were open to socializing at our offices until the […]