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
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!
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
It’s Wednesday 22nd October and after a mini road trip over to the other side of Buckinghamshire, I find myself standing in front of The Beauty and Blow Dry Studio; Bourne End’s equivalent to some of London’s most luxurious salons. With its blush pink seating and copper furnishings, the traffic en route becomes a distant memory and on entering I’m…View Post
It’s Tuesday 21st November and I find myself sat in my local coffee shop on Stony Stratford High Street waiting for Laura Jopson and Claire Baldock – AKA the award-winning bloggers behind Twins That Travel – to arrive. Between you and me, it’s an interview I’d been looking forward to for a while and I’ll let you in on the…View Post