Bridging The Gap Between School And Construction With Fit For Trade’s Joanne Taylor

17th May 2018 Our VIP Guest Our VIP Guest is Joanne Taylor, founder of Fit For Trade Ltd who deliver funded training and accredited qualifications to the fenestration industry. Joanne has a mission to bridge the gap that she sees between school and construction businesses and in particular the fenestration industry. The industry is dealing…

Zoe Cairns

Zoe Cairns Zoe is a highly respected International Social Media Speaker, Trainer and Consultant. Specialising in many areas but focusing on one of the many areas people do not cover when they first set out in Social Media, their Social Media Strategy. She works with many companies, brands and Fortune 500 companies to make sure…

Social Media – What’s New, What’s Hot, What’s Not

Social Media – What’s New, What’s Hot, What’s Not 10th May 2018 Our VIP Guest Tune in to hear VIP guest Zoe Cairns share the latest about social media for your business. Zoe is a highly respected International Social Media Speaker, Trainer and Consultant. Specialising in many areas but focusing on one of the many…

Barbara Wilson Founder Of Working With Cancer

Barbara Wilson Barbara Wilson is the founder of Working With Cancer, a social enterprise, supporting people affected by cancer across the UK to manage their successful continuation in or return to employment. Previously a senior HR professional with over 40 years’ experience at Catlin Group Ltd, Schroders, Barclays and Price Waterhouse, after treatment for breast…

Working With Cancer (Organisation)

Working With Cancer (WWC) helps both employees and employers to manage cancer and work. We advise employees and their employers on how to successfully manage cancer in the workplace, providing one to one coaching for employees and their managers, training workshops and consultancy. We provide advice on any work-related matter but in particular about returning…

Gemma Sharp

Gemma Sharp   After graduating from her Post-Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management, Gemma pursued a career focused on developing staff and improving performance. She worked in a variety of roles in the private, public and charity sectors. Whilst heading up the Learning & Development department for a mental health and learning disability charity, Gemma’s…

Boss it like a Military Spouse ~ What we can learn from Britain’s toughest bunch

Previously, I never talked about my personal life in work and I try not to bore my friends too much about my business. But really I’m kidding myself; the two elements are inextricably linked. They literally rely on one another. So in a certain degree of seriousness what can business owners learn from the Military…

Want your own Business? Then get the Ball Rolling…..

Starting a Business could take some time…,. Firstly, do some research whether it be marketing, location, premises, stock etc. I went on several courses which gave me lots of information about business plans and how to present my Company idea to a Bank in order to get a loan or the funding I might need.…

Why the World Would End Without Women Business Owners

Women small business owners are saving America! The economic recovery has been a long, slow slog. Without women starting businesses, we’d all be in much tougher shape. Here’s why: women start businesses at a rate five times faster than men. In fact, women launch 1000 new businesses every day. Women would do a whole lot…

Bernie Morgan

Bernie Morgan

Bernie Morgan Bernie led the creation of the UK’s Responsible Finance industry in her role as CEO of Community Development Finance Association. She has raised over £85m in investment, sponsorship and grants. She is an experienced grantmaker and fundraiser and now works as a consultant with Craigmyle Fundraising Consultancy supporting organisations, particularly charities and social…