Like a lot of other people starting up a business, I wondered. How I could have impact? Using the right tools is a great start, as is not spending too much money too soon!
There is an old saying, ‘to be considered half as good as a man, women have to work twice as hard.’ I don’t subscribe to encouraging women to working twice as hard, I subscribe to working smarter!
Women are in business to do business, to achieve our business goals and objectives, to have lots of impact and to ensure that we are setting ourselves up for long-term, sustainable financial success. But how?
LinkedIn is a powerful tool for women to use to build and nurture their brand and their network. I’m teaming up with one of Australia’s leading LinkedIn experts to run an event just for women, to learn how to use LinkedIn so they can succeed.
How can you get your message about your passion and purpose heard? Here are some practical tips to get you started.
Kelly Jamieson, Co-Founder of Edible Blooms, took her passion for chocolate one step further than the rest of us and created an innovative business model around the concept of floral gift bouquets that you could eat. Recognised as SA Telstra Business Woman of the Year in 2011, Kelly and her sister Abbey have grown Edible Blooms into a business that has enjoyed over a decade of success.