Caro’s story: Day 14

Caro’s story: Day 14

Caro Davies, Founder of The Twinkle Diaries A UK lifestyle blogger and twin mamma As an Art Director, you can’t just say: “I’m going home.” You’re always the last person on set. It’s stressful and hardly conducive for trying for a baby, which is why after years of...
Melissa’s story: Day 13

Melissa’s story: Day 13

Melissa Venner, Head of Organisational Development at Core Talent Challenging stereotypes in business and raising the bar (along with performance metrics) My parents were aged 15 and 16 when they had me – living in a rough part of North Manchester in an interracial...
Michaela’s story: Day 12

Michaela’s story: Day 12

Michaela Vaux, Executive at Tropic Trailblazer Launching and growing a successful natural skincare business Within months of completing the 2005 London Marathon and Moon Walk, I was told: “You’re going to be paralysed from the neck down.” I’d gone to my GP about a...
Wendy’s story: Day 11

Wendy’s story: Day 11

Wendy Halls, Founder of Mind Freedom Formula Helping busy lifestylers lose weight without dieting  When I worked full time as a social worker – a job I did for 18 years – it became the norm to come home after a busy day and grab something quick to eat because it was...
Olivia’s story: Day 10

Olivia’s story: Day 10

Olivia Williams, Founder and Designer Maker of OnlyWillow Jewellery & Gifts Proof that you can live your creative dreams Three years ago, I fell out of love with my job: teaching Design Technology at a secondary school. Prior to this, I’d lived and worked in the...