Bonita’s story: Day 311

Bonita’s story: Day 311

Bonita Bennett, Founder of Prosper Virtual Assistant A highly experienced personal assistant with a passion to make life easier for busy individuals By the age of 19, I was looking after a business centre in Central London. I’d been promoted from junior customer...
Jo’s story: Day 300

Jo’s story: Day 300

Jo Wood FICB, Founder of Jo Wood Virtual FD Helping female entrepreneurs to maximise their profits with a virtual financial director service My uncle said: “Good times or bad, everyone in business always needs an accountant.” When I was part-qualified, I took a job at...
Amanda’s story: Day 295

Amanda’s story: Day 295

Amanda Harris, Founder of ALH Legal Will Writers Providing a professional service in clients’ own homes I worked all my life to get a high-powered corporate job; then I didn’t like it. When I became head of HR at my local city council, I spent all my time in meetings...
Meg’s story: Day 273

Meg’s story: Day 273

Meg Bell, Owner of Clockwork PA Supporting businesses with admin, projects and marketing, as well as organising jellies on a freelance basis When I had my second daughter in 2016, I was working in the HR department of a major British multinational retailer. With my...
Siân’s story: Day 230

Siân’s story: Day 230

Siân Pelleschi, Owner of Sorted! A home and office decluttering and organising service which takes away the stresses and strains of everyday life For as long as I can remember, I’ve always loved organising – everything from sorting out paperwork and writing lists to...
Tracy’s story: Day 226

Tracy’s story: Day 226

Tracy Gilmour, Managing Director at Cre8 Sales Solutions Ltd Helping SMEs who have a niche product or service to generate sale leads and appointments Julia Smith and I have been friends since 1989. In that time we’ve shared a house, both become mums, supported each...