Nick Stevens

Works with companies & individuals to inspire, educate & support them to step outside of their comfort zone, whilst making new ideas come to life. Coffee Nerd.


Why we chose for slow coffee


For many people coffee is simply warm, black and wet.
For many of those many, it is a method of social facilitation.
For a few it is a technical challenge and a…


The change of work:life balance


Throughout commercial/industrial history, the majority of people have worked in order to support their life. In recent decades, a switch has occurred and…


The secret to Startup Weekend

14 of the best Startup Weekend Facilitators in the world tell you how to get the most from your event.

Publications edited by Nick Stevens

Coffee as experienced by the world.

Startup Weekend is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities.


Presentation 101

a guide to presenting at Startup Weekend


Every Startup Weekend I attend, and many I don’t, I get asked a variation on the question “how should we…


TED talks about coffee

A collection of coffee based talks from TEDx events


What you didn’t know about coffee — Asher Yaron — TEDxUbud:


Your brand is more important than your marketing


I have long said, that the first mobile Telecoms provider to offer a genuinely transparent package which allows the consumer to see and…


StartupWeekend is(n’t) dead, long live StartupWeekend


Last night, Mike van Hoenselaar published this article, proclaiming:

“StartupWeekend is dead, long live…

Why we chose for slow coffee


For many people coffee is simply warm, black and wet.
For many of those many, it is a method of social facilitation.
For a few it is a technical challenge and a…


Startup?


Recently, I was asked to open an evening event for an initiative called NL Innovators. This is a short transcript of the topic and slide deck.


Where is the laughter?

I found the element missing from tablet games.


Can you remember the last game to make you laugh?
How about laughing so hard you couldn’t