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How She Did It: Accelerating An Idea To A Business
Thu 7 April 2016, 17:30 – 20:30 BST
Bootstrapping and monetising an idea is hard, but by no means impossible!
Maple Leaf and Blooming Founders would like to present to you an evening of inspiration and networking, hosted by Metro Bank.
Our two panel speakers have both built thriving businesses from the ground up and are sharing their vision of entrepreneurship, as well as giving some practical tips on their specialist subjects.
WHO IS THIS FOR?
Founders and people in startups (women AND men!) who
Have an idea and looking to turn it into a profitable business.
Are bootstrapping and want to increase sales
Jessica Huie MBE
Jessica Huie is an award-winning entrepreneur and founder of Color Blind Cards and JH Public Relations.
In recognition of her services to entrepreneurship and contribution to diversity aged just 34, Jessica was awarded an MBE being named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list June 2014.
Abigail Barnes is the author of Time Management for Entrepreneurs, a book that has helped hundreds of business owners discover how to maximise their efficiency so that they can focus more time on revenue-generating activities.
She is a global speaker, a business trainer, a qualified coach, and the Founder of the Goal Setting Academy. Abigail is a marketing expert with more than 10 years experience in global financial services and marketing.
Natasha Tiwari is an education strategist and psychologist; and the founder of an education advisory and tutoring company, The Tutoring Team, where she and her team of 65 teachers and consultants, have worked with clients across the globe. They aim to disrupt the way traditional tutoring happens.
Having caught the entrepreneurial bug, Natasha also launched a fashion ecommerce start up, www.xarii.com, at the end of 2015, aiming to revolutionise the indian fashion industry, selling affordable luxury indian and indian inspired fashion online.
5.30pm - Doors open
6.00pm - Panel Discussion
6.45pm - Q&A
7.00pm - Open Networking
8.30pm - Close