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About Mary Cronin

Mary Cronin is an experienced change maker focusing on stimulating entrepreneurship, developing business and leadership strategies and enabling change. Mary helps companies accelerate and transform their ideas and products using Lean thinking principles and systematic methodologies to create success, sustainability and scalability. Read More
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    Customer Development Interviewing – Asking & Framing Questions

Customer Development Interviewing – Asking & Framing Questions

“The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he’s one who asks the right questions.”
Claude Levi-Strauss

At the early stages of customer development when talking to our customers we want to understand their problems & needs as opposed to pitching our solutions.

“Your SOLUTION is NOT my PROBLEM”
Dave McClure (500Startups)

Asking and framing questions is a skill and there […]

Recognising Talented Women in Business Event

ThousandSeeds in association with AIB hosted the First Irish Brieafing on Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards and the Women’s Forum for the Economy & Society on Thursday 7th February 2013 at the AIB Bankcentre in Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland.

Over 200 leading female entrepreneurs and women business leaders attended the event. We are very interested in your feedback. Please complete this very […]

Customer Development using Lean Startup Principles

ThousandSeeds ‘Lean Startup Initiative’ continues with Customer Development – Hands-on Workshop

Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street, Dublin.
You will get a 3 month license to use the Lean Launchpad Central tool as part of the fee ($60 value).

While much has been written about Customer Development, in practice — it’s hard!

This workshop will be very interactive which is a systematic approach […]

Customer Engagement Process – using Lean Principles

ThousandSeeds ‘Lean Startup’ and the Customer Engagement Process – Hands-on Workshop

Camden Court Hotel, Camden Street, Dublin.
While much has been written about Customer Development, in practice — it’s hard!

This workshop will be very interactive which is a systematic approach to develop products that solve customers problems. This gives your company a competitive edge to get your product to market more […]

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    For the First Time, The Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards Come to Ireland

For the First Time, The Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards Come to Ireland

Dublin Ireland, 29 January 2013 – ThousandSeeds in association with AIB, is holding a briefing on the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards and the Women’s Forum Global Meeting on Thursday, Feb 7, 5.30pm – 8.30pm at AIB Bankcentre, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

Entitled ‘Recognising Talented Women in Business’, this event will be hosted by AIB at Bankcentre in Ballsbridge,. The event will […]

“The Change Makers” – Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Finalists 2012

“It is not the strongest species that survive nor the most intelligent, but the ones most responsive to change”
Charles Darwin

The 2012 finals of Social Entrepreneurs Ireland will take place on Thursday October 18th 2012. During August, I had the pleasure of doing workshops with the eight finalists. A pretty amazing group of people!

I think we all understand […]

Entrepreneur Centric Workshop on Business Model Innovation

Entrepreneur Centric Workshop on Business Model Innovation
Wednesday November 28, 9 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Stillorgan Park Hotel

ThousandSeeds welcomes you to the Entrepreneur-Centric Business Modelling workshop. This is a half day workshop where you’ll hear great advice and techniques to get your ideas & products off the ground using the Business Model Canvas. This is a tool for describing, […]

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John Mullins – “Getting to Plan B” on Tools to Grow Your Business (TGYB)

ThousandSeeds ‘Lean Startup Initiative’ continue with John Mullins Associate Professor of Management Practice in Entrepreneurship and Marketing at the London Business School and also the author of a number of books including his best seller “Getting to Plan B: Breaking Through to a Better Business Model” .

John will run a workshop over two half days on “Tools to Grow […]

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ThousandSeeds Lean and Customer Centric

ThousandSeeds helps start-ups test ideas quickly and cheaply

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