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Female Entrepreneur
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22
Sep

Being branded with gender stereotypes? Top tips for making your way as a female entrepreneur

The business world, and its treatment of women, has changed a lot over the past fifty years or so, but even in the 21st century, female businesspeople and entrepreneurs find themselves on the receiving end of narrow-minded attitudes and stereotypes. During periods of difficulty, this adversity can be particularly demoralising, and being in business is...
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18
Apr

Inspirational Woman: Julia Hobsbawm | Founder and CEO of Editorial Intelligence, author of Fully Connected: Surviving and Thriving in an Age of Overload (Bloomsbury)

Tell us a bit about yourself, background and what you do currently I’m a mother, wife, stepmum, sister, daughter, auntie, niece, cousin and friend who runs a knowledge networking business, Editorial Intelligence. I am Honorary Visiting Professor in Networking at Cass Business School, City University, and at The University of Suffolk. My new book, Fully...
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Single women entrepreneurs
31
Jan

Four tips for launching a business on a budget

Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or just starting out, launching a business on a budget can feel overwhelming. With money flying out the door and not much coming in, it’s easy to lose track of your spending. The good news is that budgeting is just like any other business skill that can be mastered. So...
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18
Nov

Five challenges female entrepreneurs face

The issue of gender inequality has been a prominent topic throughout history, and despite women over 30 gaining the right to vote in 1918, the need for feminism is still prevalent in modern society. In recent years, women have made great strides in the world of business, but nevertheless, there’s no doubt that female entrepreneurs...
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12
Sep

Inspirational Woman: Asma Shah | Founder of You Make It

Tell us a bit about yourself, background and what you do currently “You Make It” is not an employability scheme – that is just one of the outcomes,” says Asma as we sit in her Bethnal Green office discussing how one of the UK’s smallest yet most impactful charities is changing lives under her guidance....
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31
Aug

Resilience on the Path to Success – Miriam Dervan

Entrepreneurship can feel like walking a fine line between optimism and realism. On the one hand, naively hoping to sail through unscathed can lead to disillusionment when the tough times inevitably come. On the other hand, too much focus on the rough patches can cultivate a fear of risk-taking and put a stop to business...
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Inspirational Woman - Alison Esse (F)
15
Jul

Inspirational Woman: Alison Esse | Co-Founder and Director of culture change consultancy, The Storytellers

Alison Esse is a Co-founder and Director of culture change consultancy The Storytellers and has joined WeAreTheCity as an Inspirational Woman. The Storytellers was set up around Alison’s kitchen table thirteen years ago and all four founders still run the business. At the time, ‘storytelling’ was a new and unproven concept in business. From early...
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20
Apr

Inspirational Woman: Carli Wheatley | Founder of Protein Haus

Carli Wheatley is the Founder of Protein Haus. She is a big believer that the relationship between nutrition and physical fitness is key to overall well-being and results.  So, the Protein Haus brand encompasses everything from a grab and go green shake to individually tailored fitness plans. Her ultimate goal is to help you become...
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