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Internships in Barcelona

19/01/2018

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Are you looking for an internship in one of the most popular cities in Europe?

Sea, sun, mountains, close to France, great food… and probably the best football team in the world.

There are 74 internships in Barcelona published on iAgora. Looking for people with or without studies; in multinationals, startups or small companies; in sales, finance, marketing or engineering; Spanish-speakers (of course), French-speakers, English-speakers, German-speakers, Swedish-speakers, Italian-speakers, etc…

Companies like Nestlé, Henkel, Accor, Ubisoft, Reckitt, Privalia, Desigual, Mango or Ferrero. Startups like Typeform, Quipu, Wallapop, Socialpoint etc…

Click here and start looking for a work experience in Barcelona!

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Barcelona hitech startup looking for Content Marketing Intern

26/03/2013

Fever, is a Barcelona-based tech startup that develops a ‘going-out’ app. The team is young, dynamic and full of passion about technology.

You might want to check it out if you want to work in the tech field and/or live in Barcelona.

From the job description (click to view and apply):

“What we are looking for:

  • A great person, who we will enjoy to work with.
  • Cool, collective demeanour to perform under deadlines and pressure.
  • Self-directed and the ability to recognize key business trends within the social industry.
  • A positive mental attitude coupled with a passion for providing the best product ever.
  • Someone with an engaging and outgoing personality.
  • Know how to have a good time. After all, our industry is about leisure and entertainment.
  • Thorough understanding of our product needs and potential future market opportunities.
  • Cultural fit and PR experience i.e. you get along easily with people and can perform under pressure.”

… or check other opportunities at Fever.

… or check their website

And you’re interested in this check iAgora for similar opportunities in Barcelona, in tech, or in Europe. Search smart.

 

 

Wooga renting 20 flats for international hires in Berlin

26/03/2013

Wooga is a cool company (online gaming leader) based in a super-cool city (Berlin).

“What I thought was amazing about Wooga when I visited the company’s offices in Berlin (which, by the way, are stunning as you can probably tell from the photos embedded in this article), is just how international its workforce is – and how Wooga has managed to get this talent from all over the world interested in joining (and sticking with) them.” Read full article

So check www.wooga.com to see whether they have interesting opportunities for you.

Or better even, go to www.iagora.com and save time searching jobs at Wooga and similar companies in Europe and beyond.

 

 

Red Bull – The best of PR

03/09/2009

“No other product has ever failed so convincingly. ” said the market research firm.

How would you feel if you are thinking of launching a new product and the market research firm tells you that consumers say that the thin colour of the new drink is totally unappetizing, the sticky mouth feel and the taste is ‘disgusting’?

It was in 1987 and Dietrich Mateschitz was thinking of launching his new drink, named Red Bull. He saw a great opportunity because the results were polarizing: 50% hated it and 50% loved it.  Now it seems he was right: in 2006 he sold 3.000.000.000 cans of Red Bull, over 8.000.000 cans per day…

I think Red Bull is a fascinating marketing success story.

During a business trip in Thailand an Austrian executive discovers a strange product that helps him get over his jet lag, he talks with the company that makes the product and they set up a partnership to launch the product in Austria. The product is named Red Bull, the translation of the original Krating Daeng.

Not only do customers give a lot of negative feedback in market research but it takes them 5 years to get approval to launch this product that contains a lot of Taurine and Caffeine and after that only gas stations want to sell the product.

Suddenly clubbers and snowboarders discover the product and the vodka-Red Bull mix is born… and sales start to boom. Then international expansion follows. And today Red Bull controls 70% of the energy drinks market and is leader in 12 out of 13 markets where it competes.

I don’t know if I am more impressed by the perseverance to overcome the difficulties and the market resistance of the early years… or by the ability of Red Bull to successfully resist the attacks by the giant drink companies like Coca-Cola.

Red Bull has managed to build its brand as ‘the real thing’ in energy drinks, to be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about energy drinks. They are 2 times more expensive than competition and are still the leaders. This is only possible if your brand is incredibly strong. Not only do you need to have the right product and story to tell… but also a lot of money.

Red Bull spends an incredible 35% of revenues on marketing. This is amazing when you know that large consumer goods companies spend 10% at most. But they spend their money very differently, and to me this is the key. In a way Red Bulls ‘gives money back’ to their core consumers to keep the brand fresh and cool. While competition does traditional advertising they spend all the money sponsoring events in extreme sports, party life or the edgy cutlural scene being very present in sports, arts, music and party for young people. The are in F1, in flight exhibitions, in DJ constests etc…

It’s like a virtuous cycle, if your brand is #1 you can charge higher prices than competition, then you can invest more in keeping your brand cool… But many would be tempted to invest less and keep more money for themselves…

So you guessed it, Red Bull is a company about events, about sponsorships, about Public Relations and you only need to go to their website to see this. It’s hard to find other stuff than events… but here is a direct link to some job opportunities at Red Bull.


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