Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Work & Money

From Metals to Mental Health

Joanna Dreher
Our Genderbuzz Listing Blackwood Consultants Ltd Hello fellow Genderbuzzers - I’m Joanna and I’m one of the directors of Blackwood Consultants Ltd - a company that offers Personal Consultancy (more about that later) and executive coaching to corporate companies and private clients. I feel that I’ve finally managed to be in the career I’ve dreamt...

From Franchisee to Independent Shop owner

Natural for Baby
My Genderbuzz listing: Natural for Baby Hi there Genderbuzzers, my name's Elizabeth and this is my business story on how my specialist shop for organic baby products, Natural for Baby in Balham, came to life! South West London has always been my neighbourhood I have always lived in SW London, did the usual system of education, but never really...

My passion for photography led me to starting my own visual branding agency

The Elegant Brand
My Genderbuzz Listing -  The Elegant Brand Hi Genderbuzzers, my name's Rachel and I am the founder of 'The Elegant Brand' and this is my business story. My love of photography started at an early age Photography has always been something close to my heart and even from a young age I loved rummaging through my grandmother's...

I went from teacher to Social Media Pro

Social Thyme
Hi Genderbuzzers, My name's Isil Simsek. I'm a social media marketer and founder of Social Thyme. I studied Economics at university and started working at an international retail company as a buyer when I graduated. I never imagined I would start my own business one day. When I had my children, I developed an interest in...

How I literally weathered the business storms in 2017

British Virgin Islands Holidays
Hi Genderbuzz women, my name's Joyce Kinniburgh and I own BVI Holidays Ltd - the  only specialist travel company to the glorious British Virgin Islands worldwide. For the most part, I LOVE my job, hleping people to plan and arrange their dream holiday to one of the most beautiful places on the planet, but, during 2017,...

My transformation from office wallflower to speaking up like a DIVA!

Public speaking skills
Hi Genderbuzzers! My name’s Shola Kaye and I run a public speaking company called ‘Speak Up like a Diva’.  I'm also the author of the book How to be a DIVA at public speaking.  However, my professional life was once VERY different and I want to share my story with you of how my first job...

Hattie Hasan – How I built an army of women plumbers and a successful business

Women Plumbers
Hi Genderbuzzers, my name is Hattie Hasan and I am the founder of Stopcocks a company of Women Plumbers and heating Engineers based in the foothills of the Pennines in the U.K and this is my story: Back in the day .... In 1990 I decided to reinvent myself from teacher to plumber. I was fed...

From management consultant to exercise club Powerhouse – The BusyLizzy story

BusyLizzy
My name is Julie Clabby and I'm the owner and franchise director Busylizzy Family Club. I set Busylizzy up in 2011 shortly after having my own children - Lucy and Oliver. I had moved from London to Surrey, given up a career and a great social life and found myself with two children under...

Hoydens. Tough Trousers for tough women.

Womens Workwear
Hi, my name's Annie Bowman and I am a painter and decorator and founder of workwear brand Hoydens As a woman in a physical job, I became so fed up with feeling uncomfortable and looking like a sack of potatoes at work, that I decided to try my hand at designing something comfortable, stylish AND...

9 Simple Money Habits That Can Help Women Build Wealth

Women need to take control
Welcome to the 2nd of a four part series on “Women – Money and Investing” by our guest expert and #connecttoher member Esther Mukoro, Founder of Money Nuggets. Genderbuzz is partnering with leaders in this field to bring essential knowledge to our audience. We have joined with Esther to empower women through financial education. 9 Simple...