Mike Stevenson: becoming Thinktastic

Growth and strategy

31 May 2016

Mike Stevenson has led an interesting life, to say the least. Leaving school at 15, he found himself on the streets of London before hauling himself through several hard-working jobs and, ultimately, reinventing himself at his own marketing agency.

After the financial crisis, Mike was again faced with a choice: retire or reinvent once more, and that’s when Thinktastic was born. Mike set about inspiring organisations across the UK, and changing the way they think and work for the better.

If you could give some advice to yourself five years ago, what would it be?
What’s been your biggest learning curve?
What was your most unexpected moment?
What plans do you have for your business?
Who gave you the best piece of business advice, and what was it?
When did you realise your business was going to work?
How would you like to be remembered as a businessperson?

  

Meet Mike

"AXA make things simple, have a friendly voice when I need advice and are always ready to adapt their policies so that I can build my business with confidence."

Web: thinktastic.co.uk

Facebook: Thinktastic

Twitter: @Thinktastic

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What tips do you have for anyone thinking of starting a business?