017: Hermione Way – from Head of European Comms at Tinder and high-tech vibrators to brand consulting for start ups

In this 17th episode of the podcast I chat with fellow Parentpreneur Hermione Way. Hermione has enjoyed a vibrant career founding and running startups, writing blogs and creating TV shows as well as always being at the pulse of new technologies. She recently left her role as Head of European Comms at the leading matchmaking…

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016: Lucy Chaplin – learning from mistakes and building a successful Mums Enterprise Roadshow

In this episode I’m joined by fellow Parentpreneur, Lucy Chaplin. Lucy is a co-founder of the Mums Enterprise Roadshow which hosts events in the UK to help Mums explore alternatives to returning to their 9-5 jobs, including building startup businesses, becoming franchisees, freelancing, and working remotely. With her background in graphic design, Lucy initially started…

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015: Annie Ridout – launching The Early Hour and keeping going when things get tough

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In this episode, I talk to fellow Parentpreneur, Annie Ridout, founder and editor of The Early Hour. The Early Hour is a fantastic online parenting and lifestyle magazine, with articles and interviews published daily at 5am. Her articles are honest, touching, and include interviews with many great parentpreneurs including Arianna Huffington (Huffington Post) and Paul…

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014: James Golden – building a successful fitness business whilst overcoming incredible obstacles

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In this interview, I talk to James Golden, founder of Target Training Club, a fitness boutique club in Amersham, Bucks and a creator of a series of fitness retreats which recently featured in the Sunday Times top 12 fitness experiences in the UK. After starting his business in 2010, he’s had an incredible journey that…

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013: Cara Sayer – from nervous breakdown to a booming business

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In this amazing interview with Cara Sayer, the inventor and founder of Snoozeshade, we explore her journey as a Parentpreneur. This includes how she survived post-natal depression and a nervous breakdown, made her first sales to Jojo Maman Bebe, divorced her husband, and built an impressive business selling her products all over the world. Her invention, Snoozeshade, is a…

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