Lean North East

Join us 17/11 for Lean Startup Week 2017 (non) Livestream

October 27, 2017

[cross-post from Lean North East website] Drop in at Campus North on 17th November from 1pm – 6pm As you know, The Lean Startup framework is an established method for max’ing startup success, and – now – for sorting breakthrough innovation in established organisations / corporates. The Blurb Lean Startup Week brings the big ideas […]

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Join me at ProductTank Newcastle – Thursday, August 17

August 11, 2017

Intro I’m pleased to be speaking next Thursday in Newcastle at ProductTank. Below I’m reproducing the listing from Meetup. I’ll be channelling the work of Roman Pichler – hire him or buy his book! Agenda: Drinks and networking will start at 18:30, with the speakers starting promptly at 19:00. 18:30 – Doors Open, food and […]

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Join us at Lean North East event on 6th Dec at Campus North

November 22, 2016

… and we’re Back! Join us for an exciting evening with the (re)launch of Lean North East, on 6th December at 5.30 pm (for 6) at Campus North. Lean Startup for Business Innovation The focus of the evening is ‘Why are we Using Lean Startup for Business Innovation’? The evening consists of early drinks and […]

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Sign up for my open Lean Startup workshops at School of Tech!

June 20, 2016

Intro I would like to introduce Newcastle’s brand new School of Tech – an initiative brought to you by the Sharpe family, more details below. In particular I’d like to introduce you to an open course I’m running this summer called “What would you do if you weren’t afraid? Would you have a Lean Startup?” […]

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A busy eighteen months for Souter Consulting #2: Lean Startup

September 22, 2015

Intro I’ve been living the startup rollercoaster ride in my role running Dynamo North East. Fortunately, I’ve been able to draw upon my experience and learnings connected to the Lean Startup framework; check out Steve Blank’s summary as a great place to start. This post summarises what I’ve been up to in this realm over […]

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Next LNE Event – The Legend of the MVP

February 28, 2014

The MVP (Minimum Viable Product) has taken on almost mythical status in recent times but just what is an MVP, when should you use an MVP and what are the benefits? Join us at our next event on Monday 10th March when we’ll be discussing MVPs in more detail, hearing from both local and international […]

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Lean Conf 2013 – Reflections

November 1, 2013

Intro A super-quick post with some thoughts about Lean Conf 2013, and my attendance. Lean North East – Represent It was great to travel to and from the event with Umar Yusufu, as part of the Lean North East contingent. Also, we had Peter Nelson in the house, which was great. I believe we were […]

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Lean Sales & Marketing – slides and photos

November 1, 2013

Intro Hey folks – thank you to everyone who attended last week’s “Lean Sales and Marketing” event. It was a great turnout – and you can still give us feedback via Survey Monkey. Thank you to our Speakers A huge thank you to Ellie Mirman, Richard Lane, and Saul Gowens for their talks. Slides Ellie […]

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Lean Sales and Marketing event, 21st October

October 9, 2013

[Cross-posted from Lean North East] Introduction Can the principles of Lean Startup – release quickly, test with real customers, measure and iterate – be applied to sales and marketing? Join us at our next event on Monday 21st October when we’ll be exploring this idea with speakers from HubSpot, Websand and Lean Sales Panel. This […]

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Interview with with Carl Jones, MD at Technically Compatible

September 23, 2013

Cross-posted from Lean North East. Interview by Emma Robinson. Lean Startup 101: Interview with Carl Jones, Managing Director at Sunderland startup Technically Compatible. After the recent Lean Startup 101 course we caught up with Carl Jones, Managing Director at Technically Compatible, to chat about his interest in Lean Startup and how his company is applying […]

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