Some good points in here:
Startup School 2009:
37 Signals has some lessons for European startups
By Ciara Byrne
TechCrunch (comments thread there)
Y combinator’s annual startup school event was held in Berkeley last Saturday… and Jason Fried of 37signals gave one of the talks which seemed most relevant to European startups. His business partner is actually from Copenhagen and they worked together for two years before meeting in person. Here’s a summary of his presentation and a chat I had with him afterwards.