Vidar has been doing free open office hours in Cologne since 2010 for entrepreneurial minded students and early-stage startups.
For efficiency and better accessibility for everyone, he will be holding his open office hours regularly at Startplatz every Wednesdays 10am to 1pm.
Studenten, first time startup founders
**Schwerpunkte der Sprechstunde**
Typical topics include lean startup, customer development, a second opinion, validation, avoiding basic mistakes, pitching, viability, market / opportunity size, minimum viable product, business model generation, introductions, legal, term sheets, co-founder agreements, tech, social/local/mobile, apps, marketing, pr, raising funding, applying to accelerators, getting an exist scholarship, how to achieve a lot without a technical co-founder or spending too much time and money, how to get started, how to get to the next step.