Netw3ork
13/06/2022

"This was long overdue"

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The beginning of June saw the official launch of the newly founded netw3ork in Munich. And the response has been overwhelming - in a casual atmosphere with drinks, a DJ and a rooftop terrace, more than 60 employees from Burda under the age of 30 came together for a first get-together. Another 60 signed up to become part of the group.

"This was long overdue for someone to get something like this going" - "Why hasn't this been around for a long time?" - "This is exactly what we need at Burda"; the feedback from members about the netw3ork coincides with the questions we asked ourselves and the reasons why it finally came into being.

A group of like-minded people


"I started at Burda right after my studies, didn't have a big job network yet and besides, there is still a pandemic going on and many people work from home. After half a year at Burda, I almost only know people from my own team - building contacts beyond that is just hard."

Larissa Deck, co-founder netw3ork


It quickly became clear that many young people at Burda feel the same way. The need for networking, exchange, inspiration and a solid group of like-minded people brought 120 employees from different profit centers and teams together within three weeks. The "rules of the game" were presented and, in a relaxed after-work atmosphere, there was brainstorming and conversation and a desire for more could be felt.

Where the journey will take us

After a great start, various regular activities for the members will follow: Joint afterwork meetings, substantive discussion rounds with guests and drawn group lunch dates. The netw3ork will tinker together on ideas, plan activities, and organize and establish itself as a permanent group. Be excited: You will hear from us!

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