Sheryl’s story: Day 110

Sheryl’s story: Day 110

Sheryl Walker, Founder of Weston Biltong Company Award-winning South African dried meats made from 100% British beef At one time, I led a team of 43 people as operations director of a training company. We worked to our learners’ strengths – getting great results for...
Sue’s story: Day 109

Sue’s story: Day 109

Sue Miller, Founder of Team Author UK Helping independent authors to get their books published whilst retaining all rights and royalties  My husband Brad and I are ex-pat Canadians who will be celebrating 20 years living in the UK this September. It’s been an eventful...
Karen’s story: Day 108

Karen’s story: Day 108

Karen Brackley, Founder of KB Sewing Designs Introducing colour to the world one cushion at a time!  It’s the small things I enjoy about being self-employed, like being able to plan my own day! It still feels like a novelty after spending years working in healthcare...
Anne-Marie’s story: Day 107

Anne-Marie’s story: Day 107

Anne-Marie Fast, Founder and Director of Big Clever Marketing Specialising in helping B2B tech companies to attract more clients Two years ago – and closer to 50 than 40 – I was a homeless, newly self-employed single mum with breast cancer. To say that things looked...
Jane’s story: Day 106

Jane’s story: Day 106

Jane Galloway, Founder and Director of Quiet the Hive Working with women to calm their inner critic, build resilience and inspire them to lead on every level My eldest son, who’s eight, says it’s his mum’s job to make brilliant people even better at their jobs – and...