Lauren’s story: Day 303

Lauren’s story: Day 303

Lauren Ferrant, Owner/Instructor at High 5 Children’s Services Supporting children, families and professionals with high-quality training to give them the confidence to ask for help and respond to an emergency  Although I’ve worked in the NHS for the past 22 years –...
Kym’s story: Day 292

Kym’s story: Day 292

Kym Armstrong, Founder of MAKE! The Lakes Helping people to relax in the Cumbrian countryside, learn new skills and meet new friends I grew up in a Cumbrian village so small it didn’t have a shop! With dreams of starring in a West End show, I went to London to study...
Angie’s story: Day 291

Angie’s story: Day 291

Angie Doig-Thorne, Stress Therapist & Weight Management Specialist at York Hypnotherapist Helping people to shed excess weight, or become less anxious or stressed Looking back, my first marriage breaking down was the best thing that’s ever happened to me. Without...
Giulia’s story: Day 256

Giulia’s story: Day 256

Giulia Evelina Fenci, Founder of A Shot of Ginger A certified personal trainer based at High Performance Conditioning in Salford I was born in Italy and brought up in a B&B run by my parents under the Tuscan sun. At the age of 19 I left home to come over to the UK...
Joanne’s story: Day 216

Joanne’s story: Day 216

Joanne Joveini, Director & Lead Trainer at Act Fast First Aid Helping schools and universities meet their first aid requirements by providing qualifications, bespoke training and ongoing support I had my children quite young and I’ve been a single mum for many...
Catherine’s story: Day 173

Catherine’s story: Day 173

Catherine Sandland, Owner of White Hart Training Ltd Helping professional people who ‘know their stuff’ to talk about it clearly, confidently and convincingly There’s a personal story I told at a TEDx event a few years ago which resonated with my audience...