How many times have you sat and watched Dragon's Den and wished you were brave enough to take the plunge, hand in your notice, leave your safe job behind you and follow your entrepreneurial ambitions? Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs all identified an opportunity, took a risk and made a dream a reality, but what makes a business person an entrepreneur?
Going for it even if you aren't fully prepared, making mistakes, learning quickly and being flexible. You will also end up doing loads of jobs you never wanted to do as well as all the fun bits you started the business for in the first place. It also means an endless life cycle of crashing lows and dizzy highs! Laura Sweet, Amamaya Clothing
Jill Boardman, CEO, Twinkle House
World Autism Awareness Week takes place between 26 March - 2 April 2018 and is the perfect opportunity to raise awareness, and funds, of this lifelong, developmental disability. Each person is different, but autism can affect how a person communicates with and relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them and it can impact the whole family. At Face for Business we work with, and support, Twinkle House, a charity that offers much needed guidance and support across the region and are delighted to let you know a little more about them.
Please download the Twinkle House information pack here.
We interviewed Twinkle House CEO, Jill Boardman, about the centre...
Our client base of driving schools and driving instructors is growing all the time, adding to our experience and knowledge of this vibrant business sector. Learn Driving UK has been using our telephone answering service since January 2014 and is one of our longstanding and loyal customers, with whom we have a really close working relationship with.
Learn Driving UK transfer all of their daily calls to us. We have daily interaction with the owner of the business, Helen, who’ll confirm the priority bookings out of her pool of instructors.
We have been working with Beaumont's Accountants since July 2013, As with most accountants, Beaumont's Accountancy has peaks and troughs throughout the year. At busier times, such as self-assessment periods or end of year, their phone calls peak with clients requesting meetings and guidance, and new clients ringing up regarding the completion of their first assessment. At these times, there is a solution to the abundance of phone calls.