August Survey Results 2017

October 06, 2017

August Survey Results 2017

In August we posted a survey to the Barista Hustle Facebook group. Along with our community moderators, we were thinking how to be more active and intentional about fostering a community environment, one which every single human feels safe and comfortable participating in.

We asked three questions to help set the compass and lead us in the right direction. 176 peeps answered, with around 520 individual responses in total. Thank you so much to everyone who participated! It was both humbling and eye-opening reading through the responses, and we’re really excited to share what we found.

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Keep it Simple

September 01, 2017

Keep it Simple

Coffee brewers— both professional and enthusiast— love to make things complicated. Complex multi-step brew recipes and brewing devices with some unique feature have become standard. Fancy new features on espresso or brewing machines are demanded without any evidence of their necessity (hello pressure profiling).

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Barista Hustle Community Guidelines

September 01, 2017

Barista Hustle Community Guidelines

We aim to engage in meaningful, professional, friendly discussions surrounding coffee. A fundamental goal of Barista Hustle is to help the world make better coffee — and there is a lot that falls under that umbrella. So we want to talk about the deep and meaningful, the scientific and technical, the broader industry-wide topics, and the smaller individual level aspects. We want to talk about all the important stuff.

To enable these conversations to happen in a positive, respectful, and equitable manner, we have a few guidelines.

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