REMOTE STUDYING – Turning disadvantages into advantages

Remote studying - Turning disadvantages into advantages

The web is flooded with listicles of the pros and cons of remote learning, but not enough on how to overcome the cons. It is very well established by now that remote studying offers you quite some significant advantages that make your life easier and more productive, like: studying and having a job, saving money […]

Making a Career Shift in Times of Pandemic | Brainster

Making a Career Shift in Times of Pandemic

Unexpected incidents or surprises disrupt our schedules, causing us to think about deep concerns regarding what really counts in our lives. It’s no surprise, then, that many people are reconsidering their futures in the wake of the latest pandemic. Is now, though, the best time? Even those who didn’t get sick felt other types of […]

Inside Brainster: Best of 2020

Inside Brainster: Best of 2020

Inside Brainster: Best of 2020 Some would say that 2020 was the grimmest year in our lifetime. This time last year, we were excited to enter the roaring twenties with a bang… We got a type of bang that turned the world upside down and confined us in our homes. A type of bang that no one expected. Despite this being an unbelievably challenging year, Brainster and its community have achieved the […]

Growing a Tech career in Slovenia

When people talk about Slovenia, they mostly refer to its beautiful nature and stunning tourist destinations. Yes, it’s one of the greenest countries in Europe and the perfect destination for nature lovers. However, Slovenia is also famous for many other things. For example, this year, there was a lot of buzz about establishing the UNESCO-supported […]

Growing a Tech Career in Croatia

Growing a Tech career in Croatia

Croatia is a Balkan country often seen as a tourism destination with its incredible Adriatic coastline and stunning landscapes. But, during the past few years, Croatia has emerged as a tech-driven economy.  Companies like Rimac, Include, Nanobit (Croatia’s first major startup exit), and Infobip (the first Croatian unicorn startup!), as well as entrepreneurial initiatives such […]

Lena Hödl from Female Founders on European entrepreneurship

Lena Hödl from Female Founders on European entrepreneurship

Today on the blog, we invited Lena Hödl from Female Founders Austria to will share some insights from the local startup scene and European Entrepreneurship. Read her full interview👇 Brainster: Female Founders is pushing female entrepreneurship in Europe. What are some up-to-date successes that you’re much proud of? Lena: Above all, the COVID crisis was a […]

Brainster is coming to Vienna

After helping 9000+ alumni graduate, 85% of students land a job, supporting 300+ hiring/learning partners, and hosting 120+ tech events — Brainster is open for business starting today.🎉 This marks a major milestone in the growth of our ecosystem and only the beginning of the 2020 expansion plans. We’re excited to start helping people future-proof their […]

How to keep track in an industry that constantly changes?

How to keep track in an industry that constantly changes

The tech industry is a crazy place. One day, you’re on top, and then something new, better, and more effective shows up, and suddenly a skill you’re really good at is almost obsolete. Here are several ways you can identify and evolve with trends and stay relevant so you can keep track of an industry […]

Top 10 Podcasts for Software Developers

Top 10 Podcasts for Software Developers

Podcasts are a great way to listen to tech trends while you’re washing the dishes. You get to learn something new. Find out the hottest news and keep your kitchen clean at the same time. Here are the 10 podcasts we chose for software developers: The React Podcast The React Podcast is a podcast about […]