business marketing
Finance, financial advice

Financial advice for women looking to start a business

A 2017 Barclays study revealed that startups applying for funding would receive £1m less if there was at least one female founder. With this barrier in mind, it’s key that female entrepreneurs ensure they have the know-how to get the best start in their solo business career. Women looking to start a business should not...
Read More

PRECIOUS partners with Santander to launch ground-breaking survey focused on women of colour in business

PRECIOUS, the leading network for women of colour, has partnered with Santander to launch a UK-wide survey to understand the challenges and opportunities faced by women of colour in business.    The survey will also explore the motivations for setting up a business as well as reveal some of the female founder stories of women...
Read More
diverse woman, MBA, Access MBA featured

The MBA as a bridge to the real business world

Universities have modified their MBA programmes to include activities that confront participants with real-world business challenges.  The MBA is designed to propel professionals into the top echelons of the business world. But how do MBA programmes give students a taste of the real business action? While enrolled in an MBA programme, students want to be...
Read More
coworking The Merit Club featured

The Merit Club launch new membership plans to suit all women in and around London

Online Women’s Community – The Merit Club – have recently launched new Membership plans to suit all women in and around London. And there are no ‘application’ processes. The Club was created to be the go-to place, where women can connect and network outside of their usual circle. Membership at The Merit Club provides an...
Read More

Advice for setting up a small business

In the UK, the idea of setting up your own business is greatly appealing. Surveys have found the seven out of 10 of us have pondered with the idea, while four out of five 16-21-years-olds would like to be their own boss. In 2017, there were 5.7 million private sector businesses, representing a four per...
Read More
entrepreneur featured

Why finding your niche in business matters

When you set up in business, you can’t be all things to all people. In fact, defining your niche can be a game-changer in terms of future success. Doing one thing and doing it really well is key to business success these days, in fact, I’d go as far to say that having a niche...
Read More
How to Build a Personal Brand

Personal brand | Being human is good for business

“Attract people by the qualities you display. Keep them by the qualities you possess” You probably don’t need me to tell you how important first impressions are in all areas of life but are you aware that when you first meet someone, you have a seven second window? Seven seconds! This minuscule “first impression window” puts...
Read More
team holding hands, mental health featured

Setting the foundations for growth: How future business leaders should build the teams around them

By Chiara Greco, Chief Human Resources Officer at Deltatre Finding the right candidates is difficult for any company. Not only in the sense of getting the right people through the door, but also ensuring the diversity needed to deliver a stellar final product that can exceed customer expectations. There are lessons that can be learned...
Read More
1 2 3 4 6