Do you suffer from anxiety and stress every time you attend a business meeting? It’s a common problem with all types of business professionals and it can affect the outcome of your meetings. I know that if I need to be in London, or attend a client meeting in a formal setting then I can feel a little anxious before…

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In this feature meet the inspiring women who set up and run their dream businesses. See what makes these entrepreneurs tick, where they get their inspiration from, and how they manage work and home life. Shelley, The Dandelion Den Here we talk to Shelley, a Mum of boy & girl twins, who runs the online business The Dandelion Den, which sells gorgeous and stylish home-ware and accessories…

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In this feature meet the inspiring women who set up and run their dream businesses. See what makes these entrepreneurs tick, where they get their inspiration from, and how they manage work and home life. PHILIPPA, from the homeware business The Maker Place Philippa is a Mum of 3 and runs her own online business TheMakerPlace.co.uk which sells homeware with a design-led focus. Here she talks about setting up that dream…

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Being a HR professional for many years before the birth of my twins and I was party to many a conversation about how unhappy people were at work. Seriously. There were so many employees within many of the companies I worked for that were clearly dismayed at work because they were obviously in the wrong job. I would give them plenty of information…

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In this feature meet the inspiring women who set up and run their dream businesses. See what makes these entrepreneurs tick, where they get their inspiration from, and how they manage work and home life. MORGANA, from the business Little and Fierce Morgana writes the blog Coffee Work Sleep Repeat and runs her own business, Little and Fierce, which provides accessories for stylish little ones. She is…

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In this feature meet the inspiring women who set up and run their dream businesses. See what makes these entrepreneurs tick, where they get their inspiration from, and how they manage work and home life. KATIE PORTMAN, from the blog Pouting in Heels.  Katie (with a former career in magazine and newspaper journalism) is now a professional blogger from her inspiring and empowering blog Pouting In Heels,…

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I would say that I am a particularly productive person and very organised girl anyway, way before I became a blogger and freelance writer. When I worked in Human Resources Management prior to having my twins I was as efficient as I could be and kept on top of my work schedule as much as I could. It actually made me feel…

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We have all heard about those incredible and empowering stories about women who pursued their passions and turned them into successful, flourishing careers, right? Well here is one of them – a new book that I’ve just read. If you are a little sceptical about reading ‘self-help’ books about making it, but you do want a motivational and funny read then #GIRLBOSS is a…

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I spent over 10 years + in Human Resources Management after leaving University with a Masters degree. Working hard to climb the corporate ladder up to management level. In all that time working my little socks off in the workplace and thus building up bags of personal self confidence. I often chaired meetings where I felt out of my comfort zone. I…

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