April 27, 2016
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‘Meet My Mentor’ event wrap-up

What is the value in mentorship? How does an experience with a mentor (or being a mentor) impact the personal and professional life of an entrepreneur? […]
March 9, 2016

5 Telling ways to know if your business idea will work

Every new startup wants to know the answer to one question: Will my business idea work? While there is no hard and fast rule when it comes […]
February 28, 2016

Mel Perkins: ‘You have to learn on the job’

  Mel Perkins, the co-founder and CEO of Canva, on making mistakes and putting your ‘heart and soul’ into everything you do “I like to call my process […]
February 27, 2016
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‘Our social background helped frank body flourish’

Erika Geraerts spotted a gap in the market and went for it. Here, the co-founder and director of Willow & Blake and frank body describes how […]
February 23, 2016

‘Capital investment helped us grow’

  Aimee Marks wanted to find the right impact money to help her business TOM Organic grow. She shares the challenges and what it felt like when […]
February 15, 2016
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21 Entrepreneurial business tips for making it big

Inspiring Rare Birds founder Jo Burston offers her top business tips for success. 1. Decide how badly you want it As an entrepreneur, the biggest decision […]
April 21, 2020
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5 Benefits of Mentoring and Why Your Company Needs a Workplace Mentoring Program

There are literally hundreds of benefits of mentoring and reasons why your company needs a workplace mentoring program, but here are our top 5. By far […]
April 27, 2020
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Mentoring in the Workplace: why you should hire external mentors to develop your leadership team

These days, instead of finding programs for mentoring in the workplace, successful and aspiring business leaders look to mentors like an athlete engaging a coach. They […]
May 8, 2020
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Leadership Lessons: Cracking the Motivation Code

Whether you are a leader managing a team, or a team player, you will have set KPIs with your Manager. The key to hitting these KPIs […]
May 10, 2020
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Why you need your mentor now, more than ever

By Jo Burston, CEO and Founder, Inspiring Rare Birds Mentoring isn’t designed solely for the good times. Much like a good insurance policy, it’s designed to […]