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Nazla Carmine shares tips

Nazla Carmine is co-founder of Cocktail Collective. One of the hottest businesses to launch this year, they are well and truly spicing up entertainment. Fresh from their stonking success, Nazla shares her top tips for fellow start-ups.

Ranjna Patel - Nirvana Healthcare

Together with her husband Ranjna Patel is the founder of Nirvana Healthcare group, the largest primary healthcare provider in the country. We talk about her compelling, impressive journey with this truly humble woman.

PM talks plans with Theresa

Congratulations to Jacinda Ardern as she formally receives her warrant as Prime Minister. A true feminist, we look forward to what this means for women in NZ. Enjoy Theresa's comments on this and the full conversation.

Unstoppable Mimi

Restaurateur and serial entrepreneur Mimi Gilmour has been on a fast-paced roller coaster ride for the last decade, scaling the heights of success and swooping to the lows of decline.

Beyond Juggling

Being a woman in business is different to being a man in business – and that’s something to celebrate. As a broad generalisation, women and men have different innate skill sets, which have different advantages in business...

Is an advisory board for you?

Jo Doolan shares some wisdom on the role an advisory board can play in supporting the success of a growing business so you can consider whether this could be useful for you.

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Mimi Gilmour talks confidence

We talked with the stonkingly successful restaurant entrepreneur, Mimi Gilmour about how her confidence has been impact on her journey. 

The Family Series - Volume 2

Hear some sage advice on balancing family and business life from Lush Australasia Founder, Sarah Paykel and Megan May, founder of Little Bird Organics and add some more wisdom to your own.

Nazla Carmine shares tips

Nazla Carmine is co-founder of Cocktail Collective. One of the hottest businesses to launch this year, they are well and truly spicing up entertainment. Fresh from their stonking success, Nazla shares her top tips for fellow start-ups.

The Family Series - Vol. 1

The family series harnesses wisdom on balancing family life with business life shared by serial entrepreneur and Birthcare founder, Dr Lee Mathias and Cocktail Collective co-founder, Nazla Carmine. Enjoy this wisdom from those who've been there.

Georgia Meek shares top tips

Georgia Meek snugly fits with the new breed of entrepreneur, harnessing the power of technology to her passion to make a difference with her company The Babysitters Club, this superstar in the making shares her fab tips on the journey so far.

Megan May - Little Bird

We sat down with Megan May, the founder of little bird organics and the unbakery cafes, to hear about her multifaceted business and her passion for organic plant based wholefoods, a movement she is very much a front-runner in.

The Great Debate 2017

With a moot of 'the greater the success, the bigger the bitch' and a format that meant teams didn't know the moot, their team mates and if they were affirmative or negative until one hour before we started, this first debate was a thrilling to see play out. Enjoy!

The Great Debate Highlights

We condensed some key arguments from both teams to give you a bit of a flavour.  To watch the full debate, just log in or activate a premium membership.

The Stress Series - Vol 3

The Stress Series volume 3 presents the strategies of experienced entrepreneur, Hady Wenham of Forme Spa & Wellbeing and emerging superstar Debbie Sutton founder of Wine Friend. Go borrow and add these to your own tool kit and feel better.

Hall of Fame: Nominate for 2018 Inductions

The New Zealand Hall of Fame for Women Entrepreneurs welcomes your nomination for the 2018 inductions. Check out the 2017 highlights featuring Karen Walker, Carmel Fisher & Audette Exel.

Co.W Talks

Ranjna Patel - Nirvana Healthcare

Together with her husband Ranjna Patel is the founder of Nirvana Healthcare group, the largest primary healthcare provider in the country. We talk about her compelling, impressive journey with this truly humble woman.

it's all about the bounce

Sandra Mu is the founder of Jump, NZ’s Premier Indoor Trampoline Park. Jump was the first of its kind in NZ when introduced it in 2013 and has taken the backyard trampoline fun to the extreme, not only for kids as most expect but also for adults.

she's the hospo queen

Mimi Gilmour has hospitality in her blood. Just 25 when she opened her first restaurant, she how has 5 under her belt, including one national brand, the fab Mexico restaurants. We found out what drives this inspiring woman.

lady lush was her game

Sarah Paykel was the founder of Lush Australasia and a board member of Co.OfWomen. We chat with her about entrepreneurship, resilience, managing stress, the job of motherhood and asked her for some great advice for business women.

CO.W Tales

Unstoppable Mimi

Restaurateur and serial entrepreneur Mimi Gilmour has been on a fast-paced roller coaster ride for the last decade, scaling the heights of success and swooping to the lows of decline.

the ultimate juggler

Founder of Lush Australasia, investor, advisor, philanthropist and mum extraordinaire, Sarah Paykel shares about juggling the balls of life and business, empowerment, and creating A-Teams.

leaving brinkville

Jenny Joblin is the founder of the iconic Kiwi streetwear label, Federation. She’s shares openly about surviving a perfect storm in her business and coming back from the brink.

to be the best

Ranjna Patel and her husband Dr Kantilal Patel have changed the face of Auckland’s healthcare, transcending barriers and using a simple philosophy: Here to serve.

it's a bravolution

She’s a ball of energy but make no mistake, Rose & Thorne’s founder Sue Dunmore is a business dynamo. The secret of her success? Well, you'd better read on to find out!

CO.W Thinking

Beyond Juggling

Being a woman in business is different to being a man in business – and that’s something to celebrate. As a broad generalisation, women and men have different innate skill sets, which have different advantages in business...

what to do when you stuff up

We check in with emerging entrepreneurial superstar Sophie Gilmour of Bird On A Wire and internationally successful Dame Julie Christie about setbacks, near-fails and working through hurdles.

from burnout to bliss

If you feel the juggle of life and business weighing you down, take heart. You’re most definitely not alone and maybe you can take a leaf from these members stories

on being fearless

As business owners we face myriad challenges and difficult decisions. It’s how they deal with those challenges that makes all the difference.

understanding the female way

Nurturers, supporters, multitaskers – do these intrinsic behaviours help or hinder our success in business? Actually, they do both.

CO.W Tools

Is an advisory board for you?

Jo Doolan shares some wisdom on the role an advisory board can play in supporting the success of a growing business so you can consider whether this could be useful for you.

reduce your risk and succeed

It’s official, NZ is the No. 1 place for ease of doing business according to the World Bank but the flip is half of our businesses fail in their first 5 years. Here are some clues to ensure we keep ours on track.

finders keepers

Quality insights on how to find and keep the best support crew from one of the best in the industry, the fab Ms Wynnis Armour

CO.W Tips

12 ways to find me-time

We asked some of our gals how they refuel their tanks and take some much needed me-time. In other words, how they find their bliss to avoid entrepreneurial overwhelm.

10 ways to kick failure to the kerb

Ever feel like packing it in and getting a job with a regular payday? We hear you! Here are 10 common stumbling blocks to conquer before you do.

10 ways to be your own Champion

we love the wisdom and clarity that Jenna Moore brings to her role of Editor for co. magazine and how she manages to dig up the good stuff for us all to do better from - enjoy!

10 ways to be kick-ass

Need some pearls of wisdom to inspire you on your journey? Here are 10 kick-ass ways to don your big girl’s pants, from us to you. Go to it!

top 10 habits of successful women

We just love that women share so openly, so we asked around and compiled a list for those of us serious about the game of entrepreneurial success. Grab your pen...

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