It’s never easy being the new business on the block – not least when you’re walking in to an incredibly tight community and trying to pitch global ideas at a local level – but these are the circumstances Jenna Vernon faced, when she returned to her childhood town in Cumbria from London to launch Collective Comms last year. It’s Thursday…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!
It’s Friday 3rd November 2017 and once again my sense of direction has let me down. Despite the fact I used to work around the corner from Soho House, the whole private members club thing (which let’s face it, equates to glamorous yet poorly signed building) means I’m at a loss yet again as to where today’s interview destination actually…View Post
Unlike many of the women that I’ve interviewed so far, Corrie Jones didn’t grow up longing to have her own business. In fact, she had no idea what being your own boss meant in reality before she started and admits to “winging it” when she launched her social media consultancy in 2016… Suffice to say this interview provided a whole…View Post
Growing up I doodled on everything. Be it a star or a swirl, a flower or the sunshine, my folders in school and any notepad in my vicinity would be covered in what I like to think were sheer, thirteen year old girl masterpieces..! Be it I was bored in physics or had lost focus in Spanish, so long as…View Post
It’s Thursday 30th November and I find myself in West Hampstead; the home of thirty four year old banker-turned-entrepreneur, Ada Yi Zhao. Having founded curated-crowd.com and Curated Ventures in early 2016, welcomed the birth of her firstborn son in May whilst simultaneously managing a huge renovation at home; this is a woman who is learning the hard way what ‘multitasking’…View Post