As you all know we are celebrating Christmas with our celebrate women in business event on the 15th of December at the Orange Tree in Derby! So we thought we would delve into the minds and world of our speakers to give you more insight into why we chose them for our event. Andy Cope … Continue reading Let’s Explore Our Speakers!
So, have you ever agree to do something and immediately regretted it? That is what i did when i agreed to go on a sailing trip to take part in the Small Ships Race in Southampton at the beginning of October. It sounded amazing on paper, a few days sailing, learning new skills, an exciting … Continue reading Happiness Comes In Waves
The E-Myth Revisited - Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work, And What To Do About It! As small businesses ourselves ( Soon to be big businesses!) it is crucial we learn from those who have gone before us! This book is written by the critically acclaimed Small business Guru - Micheal E. Gerber, who has … Continue reading The E-Myth Revisted
Robyn This podcast is designed to help entrepreneurs (especially software developers) to launch and maintain their products and services. The podcast is designed around start up businesses and initial launch processes and even though I am not in the software industry the processes described in these podcasts the information can be transferred into any sector! … Continue reading Start Ups For The Rest Of Us!
Caitlin Molloy has written this beautiful powerful blog about the creationof her business and her power to continue after her hurdles and pick herself back up again. Her tenacity is truly inspirational. 1: What made you start your own business? I’ve always been a creative person, most of my free time since I was a … Continue reading Cat’s Curiosity Shop – Highlighted Business in October
At The Diamond Initiative we love hearing about your Diamond Moments! Shéannan Lyons is one of our Rough Diamond Members and has achieved a lot in the past few months and we are really excited to share her achievements with you! This is my first ever attempt at writing a blog so if it’s a … Continue reading I Made My Idea A Reality!
I left this meeting with a huge to do list! Did you? Roseanna Once again, our meeting on Thursday was brilliant! We had a fantastic speaker in Chris Gibson, co-founder of Kitbag.com and current owner of Evolve retail. He gave some invaluable advice on eCommerce and I think we have all since altered our websites … Continue reading September Meeting 2017 – Lets Explore E-Commerce
When asked to write a blog post for the Diamond Initiative after speaking about self-worth at their last event, I had no idea where to start or what to focus on. My industry is unusual to say the least, as an international circus performer and events manager, convincing others I am a serious business woman … Continue reading Unhealthy Vs Healthy Comparison – Eve Elle
Written by Robyn MacMillan I consume books frequently, as i honestly believe in the mantra that knowledge is power. From Self-Improvement, to processes, business rhetorics are generally heavy, but this book promotes a feeling of being in control and its positive effects on your life. The author, Gabrielle Bernstein, shows her life lessons and new … Continue reading The Universe Has Your Back
Written by Roseanna Glamnation Radio with Ali Brown - Episode 122, ‘High-End Networking Secrets’ So, I’m always on the lookout for interesting podcasts and I’ll be honest, I nearly skipped past this one because of the name… I’m so glad I didn’t and I’m sorry I judged! Ali Brown is a business coach based in … Continue reading High-End Networking Secrets…