Elaine’s story: Day 215

Elaine’s story: Day 215

Elaine Binney, Commercial Manager at Wildcard Payments A nationwide provider of online and physical card payment services for businesses I’ve been self-employed for a number of years now, but my first business was as a violinist for hire! I took up the instrument aged...
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...
Sarah’s story: Day 53

Sarah’s story: Day 53

Sarah Steinhöfel, Content Manager at The Smart Bear Specialising in web design and content support for small businesses  If someone had said to me a few years ago that one day I’d be running my own business, I think I would have laughed in their face! I was in a very...
Lynn’s story: Day 38

Lynn’s story: Day 38

Lynn Parnell, Founder of Logistics Partners Consultancy Helping operations directors achieve clarity on how tech can deliver their goals Ever since my university days, and when I was the only female on my graduate programme, I’ve been used to working within...
Helen’s story: Day 17

Helen’s story: Day 17

Helen Nurse, Founder of Capture 1 DVP Ltd and Wonder Adventures Getting children to engage in creative, active play Pulling up outside St James’ Palace in my little Renault Clio, I had to laugh… I’d accepted an assignment to film HRH Prince Charles on behalf of The...
Helen’s story: Day 6

Helen’s story: Day 6

Helen Routledge, CEO of Totem Learning One of the world’s most sought-after serious game designers I was lucky enough to grow up in the age of the Nintendo Entertainment Station, when games moved from arcades to the living room and bedroom. I spent endless hours...