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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Eight months in and…. ‘The Midweek Mingles’ are finally underway!

Six weeks ago today, I revealed my plans for ‘She can. She did. – The Midweek Mingle!’ Four nights ago today, it became a reality. Seeing as I’ve tried to share as much as I can about my own ups and downs along the way so far, this is a little insight into what went on behind the scenes –…
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A spotlight on: Le’Nise Brothers, 38, Founder of Eat Love Move

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…
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A spotlight on: Aileen Gilani, 26, Founder of The Luxury Student

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…
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A spotlight on: Suzann Bozorgi, 39, Founder of Room Lab

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…
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