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Pamela Wagner

Pamela is a digital marketing specialist who has previously worked at Google, Helioz GmbH (award-winning social enterprise), AIESEC, and organized a startup event (Pioneers Unplugged) in Dubai. The entrepreneur and startup enthusiast is also a well sought-after career guru for millenials. Besides, she has travelled to more than 55 countries and recently climbed Mount Kilimanjaro.

The Top 5 Traits Of The Best Startups In The Middle East

At the Seedstars World Finals in Switzerland earlier this month, there were two startups from the Middle East among the 12 finalists, and many more among the 50+ startups from around the world. Omniup Ads from Morocco and Yaqut from…

Seedstars: Forget Aid and Volunteering, Here are the Businesses that Drive Real Impact

Have you ever been in the same place with the 60 best startups from emerging markets? No? Put away your TV, your apps, and let me invite you to a snapshot of innovation around the world. There’s the 13-year old…

Pack Your Bags Now: 14 Tips For Millennials Who Want To Travel The World

In the past 2 months, I’ve worked from beaches, airports, universities, boats, local cafés, swimming pools, hotels, couches, coworking spaces, busses, hammocks, and even the jungle. I’ve driven amazing sports cars, seen the heights of New York, eaten the healthiest…

Advice From The Africa Global Business Forum: Don’t Invest In Africa

Don’t. Don’t invest in a whole continent. Have you ever heard of someone who got an investment right at the same time in 54 countries? Invest in a sector. Invest in a country. Invest in people. But please, let’s stop…

Developers and Designers: Let’s Give a Toast to Entrepreneurship!

Global Startup Battle is going on all over the world, with startup enthusiasts, developers, and designers fighting for the realization of ideas like never before. Of course, Dubai is having it’s fair share, too. ​ The theme “Your City. Your…

LaunchScale: A Snapshot of The Startup Scene in San Francisco

According to Angel List, there are over 11000 startups in San Francisco. That is as much as the startups in Oceania, Africa, and South America combined. In one city. So, what a better way to experience the vibe than attend one…

How To Network Like a Pro: 3 Tips From A Former Googler and A Startup Founder

Most people mistake networking with giving out business cards. Here’s how you can do it like a Pro: 1) I don’t own business cards anymore and I don’t take them anymore (except for certain countries where it is a matter…