Jan 3, 2021 | E036 Building a Business as a Phd: Starting a Business in the Pandemic and Without Cash
Dr. Natalia Bielczyk is an entrepreneur, researcher, author, and philanthropist. She graduated from the College of Inter-Faculty Individual Studies in Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Warsaw, Poland, with a triple MS title in Physics, Mathematics, and Psychology. Thereafter, she obtained a PhD in Computational Neuroscience at the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behavior, in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. In 2018, she launched a public foundation, Stichting Solaris Onderzoek en Ontwikkeling, aiming to help early career researchers find new careers in industry. She also authored a book entitled “What Is out There For Me? The Landscape of Post-PhD Career Tracks”.
In free time, she also blogs about careers at www.nataliabielczyk.com. Of course, she also owns Welcome Solutions! In this episode, she shard what she learned in 2020 — while developing her first company as a PhD and in the times of the pandemic. If you are considering starting a company in these uncertain times and without capital, don’t miss out on this material!