Not many people can say that the decision to start their business emerged after a year off work in which they quit their corporate job of five years; sold their house and moved into rented accommodation; then spent the majority of their savings on living the high life for a year! Nor would they readily admit to being motivated more…View Post
Unlike product based businesses that sell a physical, tangible product, service based businesses – as the name implies – sell a service.
Want to start your own service-based biz? Learn from the women who’ve gone and done just that!
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…View Post
Between you and me, it doesn’t matter how many coffees you have before an 8am interview, if you get yourself in a pickle two minutes before you’re due to sit down and chat, all hopes of a graceful first impression go flying out the window. It’s Thursday 1st February and after navigating my way to their office in Finsbury Circus,…View Post
Le’Nise Brothers spent fifteen years working her way up in an industry that seemingly offers equal opportunities in abundance; but when she fell pregnant at thirty-two with her son, her personal experience proved the opposite to be true. Knowing that she no longer wanted to return to work at the end of her maternity leave therefore and having grown up…View Post
Essays and deadlines and exams aside, my memories of student life blur into one big concoction of fun. From too much tequila where you’re too drunk to care whether the barman gave you salt and lemon on the side; group huddles when ‘Wonderwall’ comes on and everyone’s high on life (but oh so sad that the lights are about to…View Post