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
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!
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
Suzann Bozorgi’s business is on its way to becoming a household name but up until eighteen months ago, the idea her company originated from hadn’t yet crossed her mind… Having traded the world of advertising in for interior design in her early thirties (and gone on to design some of the capital’s most luxurious venues thereafter); a unique request from…View Post
Hanoi is undoubtedly one of my favourite cities in the world. From the hustle and bustle of traders lining its intricate streets to the compassionate nature of pretty much everyone you meet; every corner is crammed with culture, small businesses pop up daily and an overwhelming sense of gumption and determination prevails. Ergo, despite moving to Nashville at sixteen and…View Post