A spotlight on: Genevieve Sweeney, 30, Founder of Genevieve Sweeney

There were a few names that kept cropping up during the research stage ahead of launching She can. She did. last summer and thirty year old Genevieve Sweeney’s was one of them. Having learnt to knit at the age of five; had her designs sold to the likes of Tommy Hilfiger, Abercrombie and Fitch and H&M as a student; and…
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A spotlight on: Donna Tweedale, 37, Founder of Donna Tweedale Styling

Aside from the obvious ‘how to launch a business’ tips, management advice when it all goes a tad pear-shaped, and day-to-day life hacks that female entrepreneurs swear by these days; if there’s one thing that my experience launching She can. She did. has taught me, it’s that I’ve nailed the art of walking up to random strangers who are sat…
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A spotlight on: Jenny Shipley, 32, Founder of Cut by Beam

You would think, given how much I go on about loving the English countryside, that when the opportunity presented itself to travel down to Cornwall, I would have been there with bells on, no questions asked. But when an eleven hour round trip in my rusty car is involved, my head had a stern word with my heart for once…
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A spotlight on: Jenni Retourné, 36, Founder of Willowberry

I already knew I liked Jenni Retourné before we met in person. From witnessing personally how she’s always on hand to recommend contacts; suggest various business tricks and tips when they’re needed most; to providing genuine support and words of encouragement to everyone online in the Southwood Social Hub – a networking group for female entrepreneurs of which we are…
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A spotlight on: Emily Somers, 32, Founder of Bravery Co

I was introduced to Emily Somers by the girls behind Bossy at their networking event in London a few months back. Over a whole lot of cheese and a good few glasses of wine (those girls know the way to my heart) we all stood in awe as Emily recounted the gallant journey she’s been on recently, that’s taken her…
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