Write up: Lean Startup 101 – Lean Startup in a Day

19 Sep

Intro This post is a rapid reflection of Saturday’s proceeding, delivered by Tendayi Viki. Please cross-refer to my earlier post Lean Startup 101 – Lean Startup in a Day for more info. Slidedeck Lean Startup 101 – One Day Workshop from Tendayi Viki Links The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less Stumbling on Happiness […]

Lean Startup 101 – Lean Startup in a Day

1 Sep

Lean North East, ignite100 and Gateshead College are teaming up to bring ‘Lean Startup 101 – Lean Startup in a Day’ to Newcastle on Saturday 14th September. Financial support from the ignite100 community fund means that we can offer heavily discounted tickets to the 24 course participants, so waste no time in signing up! The Course Lean Startup is […]

Lean Conf – Manchester, 26-27th October

21 Aug

Intro Hello folks! We’re keen to play our part in the wider Lean Startup ecosystem, and we’re excited to bring to your attention Lean Conf. In their own words: “Lean Conf is a two day conference in Manchester aiming to inspire and educate attendees in the principles of Lean Startup, focused on technology startups. Day […]

New Speaker Announcement – Tendai Charasika joins us for ‘Lean Startup in Action’

17 Apr

New Speaker for April Event

We are delighted to announce that Tendai Charasika, the Entrepreneurial Director for EnterpriseCorp, the enterprise development arm of Greater Louisville Inc (Kentucky, USA), will be joining us via video link for ‘Lean Startup in Action’ on Monday 22nd April. In his role, Tendai works with hundreds of entrepreneurs and startups annually to accelerate their learning […]

Next Event “Lean Startup in Action”

16 Apr

Lean in Action with the Business Model Canvas

As Ash Maurya says “Practice trumps theory” We’re gearing up for our next event on Monday 22nd April, when we will be looking at Lean Startup in Action – how companies are applying lean startup within their business. This will be a great opportunity for those interested in learning more about Lean Startup to get […]

Minimal Viable Wednesdays

26 Mar

Hello folks – I’m a big fan of the wisdom of Brad Feld and his insight into the Boulder startup scene. A number of us have been meeting since this New Year on Wednesdays at 5pm — in Central Bean in Newcastle — to chat through Lean Startup, Customer Development, and Business Model Canvas thinking and our […]

NCFE at NUBS for LNE

25 Feb

LeanNorth East Event with NCFE

Introduction We recently held our third event, after the Rob Fitz talk, and our Lean Tapas social. This is a brief recap of our third event. Speakers On January 14th we were be joined by Lindsey Gibson, IT Services Manager at NCFE and David Grailey, Chief Executive. They talked about their experience of the Lean […]

Lean North East January 2013: Lean Startup – It’s not just for Startups

3 Jan

Think Lean Startup is just for startups? Think again. Join us for our first event of 2013 when NCFE will be talking about their experience of the Lean Startup Machine workshop and how they are applying Lean Startup principles in an organisation with over 150 members of staff that is rapidly growing. NCFE is a leading […]

Lean Tapas, and NCFE event on 14th January

19 Dec

Lean Tapas

Intro A fun night was had by all [I think!] last night at La Tasca in Newcastle’s Grey Street. It was great to build some more momentum, and find out from folk what their interests are. Great also to have more of a ‘startup event’, and also discussion of Lean Startup, Customer Development, and Business […]

My description of Lean Startup plus related links #leanstartup

1 Dec

Preamble Emma and I recently had a meeting relating to Lean North East, at which I was asked to put together a summary of Lean Startup. The following text, documents and links are what I compiled, including the following quote. How you enjoy the content, and please feel free to comment at the bottom! “For […]