JOIN OUR GLOBAL TRIBE OF DREAMERS THAT DO
AND BE PART OF A UNIQUE COMMUNITY OF LIKEMINDED PEOPLE
Be one of the first 500 founding members and you'll forever be one of the flag bearers for our movement for more purposeful entrepreneurship.
Our goal is to touch the lives of 1 million by 2020 – a big ask but one we're well placed to deliver on. In just over 3 years we've built up a community of 100,000 doing this as a side project so now this is our main gig, the sky's the limit.
By joining our community you'll be part of an exciting shift that's happening and get to know a special group of likeminded people that are on the road to doing work they love and making a positive dent in the world.
By helping us we'll be able to help you. Get the inspiration, resources and connections you need to give your ideas momentum.
"LOVE THE COMMUNITY YOU'RE BUILDING. KEEP MAKING THIS RUCKUS."
LAUNCHING MONTHLY THEMES
LAUNCHING IN OCT 2016
Starting in October 2016, each month we’ll have a different theme to focus the learning & discussions.
How can I worry less about money?
Topics: Money, goals, lifestyle design, risk, values
How can I get better ideas?
Topics: Ideas, creativity, education, innovation, flow, mindfulness
How do I get people to care about my idea?
Topics: Branding, culture, storytelling, writing
How can I get people to work on my idea (for little or no money)?
Topics: Community, collaboration, Society 3.0, hiring, people
How can I create a great experience for my customers?
Topics: Empathy, design thinking, communication, customer experience
What should I be thinking about when building my tech startup?
Topics: Tech, startups, product development, agile/lean, digital
How can I market my product for little or no cost?
Topics: Communication, storytelling, ideas, strategy, data, branding
How can I achieve more by doing less?
Topics: Flow, productivity, life hacks, technology, remote working
How can I stay sane & healthy whilst getting my startup off the ground?
Topics: Mindfulness, exercise, wellbeing, stress, anxiety, focus
What does it take to create a great place to work?
Topics: Leadership, values, vision, people, future of work
AUGUST: BUSINESS MODELS
How can I choose the right business model?
Topics: Revenue, business models, money, customers, partners
SEPTEMBER: GROWTH HACKS
How do I get more customers with less effort?
Topics: Marketing, PR, ideas, data, experiments, technology
For each month’s theme we’ll release the following:
The Happy Startup guide to… bite-sized gems on this month’s topic
Humans of Happy Startups focus on one of our amazing members
Inspiring talks from the happy startup archive
Campfire chats Exclusive 5 min interviews with thought leaders
Top reads our all-time favourite posts that will get you thinking
Recommended books our favourite books
Top tools our favourite apps to get sh*t done
1 min daily tips to keep you inspired and on track
Mentor AMA webinar for you to pose questions to topic experts
Monthly momentum call 1 hour facilitated Zoom call w/fellow members
Community newsletter with video update from Carlos & Laurence
THE HAPPIFESTO PLEDGE
BY JOINING THE TRIBE YOU'RE MAKING A COMMITMENT TO A NEW WAY OF DOING BUSINESS
To love what you do
Be open and supportive
Follow your purpose
Pay it forward
Collaborate not compete
Have fun along the way
As you'll know if you've been to any of our events or programs our community is founded on a culture of kindness and generosity, as we believe we'll reach our goals quicker if we work together.
WHY BECOME A MEMBER?
A WHOLE ARRAY OF BENEFITS TO JOINING
Access to our monthly momentum calls where you can share your questions or challenges with Laurence & Carlos, but also get insightful feedback and suggestions from fellow members.
Get access to our growing global Happy Startup Slack community full of like-minded founders that 'get you' and want you to succeed. It's place to share your ideas, get feedback, find collaborators, learn from mentors and launch your product.
Get free access to our Deep Dive videos on digital tools we love such as Trello, Medium and Squarespace, reviews of books on personal growth and entrepreneurship and the latest community growth hacks
Watch regular Q&As we'll be hosting with experienced founders and thought leaders doing great things around the world such as DHH, the founder of Basecamp, and author of the Purpose Economy, Aaron Hurst.
Get your own unique member profile page where you can share your story, tell other members about your mission and let people know how to get in touch. Think of it as a more engaging and authentic LinkedIn profile :)
MEET SOME OF OUR MEMBERS
MENTORS, BUDDING ENTREPRENEURS, STARTUP FOUNDERS, CHANGEMAKERS, CREATIVES & TECHNOLOGISTS
The bucketlist business master who runs award-winning agency Propellernet & Dream Valley Projects from the Alps
Shaking up the supermarket industry with hiSbe & believes entrepreneurs must disruptively innovate.
GAR MAC CRIOSTA
At Business Model Adventures helps businesses experiment on the way to success.
Co-founder of The Happy Startup School and tech guru. A mad scientist with a mission to bring order to the Universe.
Happy Cheer Leader DELIVERING HAPPINESS.
Founder of Nixon McInnes.
A passionate designer who's full of tips and techniques to help you create a positive experience for your customers
Through Careershifters and Journeys For Change, Richard helps people find their place in the world.
Runs successful social enterprise hub Minga in Israel. She'll encourage you to dare, dream and do.
Co-founder of The Happy Startup School and man of many hats. A designer, writer and community builder, he sweats the small stuff.
LEGO Serious Play and Cool Ideas Society.
Entrepreneur, Lean Startup Coach, Accelerator Director.
A social entrepreneur with First Planet and Home School alumni with a passion for helping others to realise their dreams
The man behind Very Clear Ideas. He'll bring clarity to your vision and help you better understand your why.
Founder and CTO of mobile workout app, Sworkit, Ryan is proof that passion can be your path to success.
Lean Brand author, keynote speaker & founder of LeanbrandLab, Jeremiah is the go-to guy for creating passionate customers.
CEO Triggertrap, author, freelance writer, journalist, photographer and editor.
Constructive commerce consultant; creating financial value through societal worth.
AND THAT'S NOT ALL...
As a MEMBER you'll also get:
Access to Summercamp plugged-in so you can enjoy the event whoever you are
Get featured in our member directory and connect with likeminded people from around the world
Free access to any of our events held at our space in the UK
Weekly members-only news
A Happy Startup Member badge for your website
Exclusive deals from carefully selected partners
10 free startup e-course passes for you to share with friends
Access to our incredible network of mentors from around the world
A personal invite to our annual Summercamp in the UK (and £75 off a standard price ticket)
50% off our 4 Week Home School online program for you or a friend
Access to a mastermind group of likeminded founders
Free coffee and a place to hangout if you're ever in Brighton
BE PART OF THIS INCREDIBLE COMMUNITY FOR LESS THAN THE PRICE OF A COFFEE A DAY
Cancel anytime. Prices exclude vat.
If you have any questions about the Community just email Fiona who'll be happy to help.