Blog & Articles

These are articles & ideas I collected for different publications or my own pages.

May 9, 2022

From Seed to Exit: Fundraising 101

In this webinar I teamed up with Global Shares to go through each stage of the startup roadmap and share my tips on what you need to know to help you get it right.

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May 9, 2022

Growing a Digital Product Business

In this interview I am talking about how I acquired BaseTemplates and grew it to 5-figures monthly revenue.

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April 28, 2022

Emerging funds trends & tech tools: Q&A with Max Fleitmann

An interview I did with Docsend about what the emerging manager's tool stack looks like these days.

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March 8, 2022

BitsforDigits - Meet the founder - Interview

I did an interview for my good friends over @bitsfordigits about how I ended up doing the stuff I am doing—talking about acquisitions, startup growth, and dividing my time.

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January 28, 2022

10 Common Questions Investors Ask Founders

I just released another article for @EntrepreneurOrg on @Inc that covers some of the most common questions you will get from investors in the fundraising process.

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December 28, 2021

How to raise money for your startup in 2022

To finish up 2021 I wrote an article for my friends over at Vauban about what it takes to raise a round in 2022.

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December 15, 2021

How to Raise a Round in 2021 @ edventure Emerge

This is the recording of my keynote @ edventure EMERGE - the #1 entrepreneurship e-conference for students and researchers.

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December 15, 2021

How to build the perfect pitch deck for your business

As a proud member of EO it was a pleasure to share some of my pitch deck secrets on their blog.

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December 15, 2021

Looking at the Startup Ecosystem: Fundraising Market Map

There are tons of companies that help founders raise money for their startup. I recently created a graphic overview of all players, that was featured on Hackernoon.

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December 14, 2021

Startup Fundraising 101

This is an article I wrote for FounderResources.io with some lessons on Startup Fundraising.

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October 10, 2021

Multi-Time Product Hunter launcher, Business Buyer & Angel Investor with Maximilian Fleitman

I was a guest on the Buy & Build podcast and had the opportunity to talk about my journey as an entrepreneur and maker with a focus on what I have learned during my product hunt launches.

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September 17, 2021

How BaseTemplates grew to >$10k/MRR

Indiehackers published an interview of mine about the growth tactics for BaseTemplates.

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September 5, 2021

6 lessons from raising millions from investors

I wrote an article for ProductHunt in which I share tips for helping founders raise money, from how to prepare and practice pitching to dealing with rejection.

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August 19, 2021

Pitch Deck Workshop

The German startup magazine "startingup" asked me to write an article about how to build a pitch deck, that impresses investors. And that's what I did. (Note: Article is in German)

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June 24, 2021

11 Questions Founders Should Ask Potential Investors

Investors are known for bombarding founders with questions, but you should be the one asking the questions.

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February 21, 2021

How to build a pitch deck in 2021

A pitch deck is something you will definitely need if you are thinking about getting an investor on board. In this video, I am talking about which slides you need to be successful.

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January 18, 2021

What You Need to Know About Structuring Your Startup's Fundraising Process

I recently wrote about the critical factors that separate those who fundraise successfully and those who don't.

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January 7, 2021

Customer success as a company purpose

During my time at StudyHelp I always tried to find ways to put the customer first. I was invited some time ago to talk about this experience in the Retain podcast. The podcast speech is German!

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January 3, 2021

6 Steps to Creating the Perfect Pitch Deck

Building a pitch deck to convince investors? These tips will take your pitch to the next level.

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