Sarah Paykel, founder of Lush Cosmetics Australasia and Co.OfWomen board member, and Naomi Ballantyne of Partners Life share how they use their strengths and weaknesses as tools for success.
New Zealand fashion industry great, Dame Pieter Stewart (of New Zealand Fashion Week) shares her wisdom gained from her unique success journey, including her motivators, challenges, and work/life balance tips.
Two great dames – Pieter Stewart and Julie Christie - speak up about confidence. How they get it, how they maintain it, why kids can kill it, and a confidence quirk that drives staff crazy.
Kiri Nathan has been all over the media lately with her incredible achievements and so probably needs no introduction but can we just say that she's a woman who manages to combine sparkling personality, incredible inventiveness, a generous spirit and a wicked sense of humour in one unbeatable package. Here she is interviewed by Theresa Gattung for our Ignite Series event and, wow, is her story a goody.
Frances Benge (CEO of Cure Kids) discusses how she came to challenge herself to learn from others and enjoy the validation of finding her tribe.
Anna Kydd (The Tea Curator) brings buckets of charm to her chat with Tara. She gets into her start-up journey and how she's found the strength to build a gorgeous, inventive company while dealing with serious challenges.
Lawyer turned skincare expert (and founder of gorgeous natural skincare brand Made4Baby) Rebecca McLeod talks to Tara about her entrepreneurial journey, staying on track and dealing with stress.
Audette is an absolute delight to listen to. Here she speaks about the journey she has taken from her feminist activist roots to her soaring corporate success and how she came to the understand how the power of capital could effect social change.
Two things strike you when you spend time chatting with Sarah Bruce: her infinite optimism (matched by her awesome smile) and her mum-determination. These two factors have been major drivers of her success and are evidenced in her fun and thriving business. Get into the full, in-depth chat with Sarah and add her practical thinking to your journey.
Inducted into the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to the food industry in 2019, the passionate, driven, resilient and utterly charismatic Kaz Staples has had an incredible success journey. In this Webinar, Kaz talks us through how Pure Delish turned from a home-based hobby brand to a household brand name, with twists and turns that seem more dramatic than most.
It's got to be said that Ms Brianne West could be just a little bit unicorn, such has been the epic rise of her awesome solid bar cosmetics business, Ethique. In this live Zoom interview this incredible member shares about that rise and the actual journey!
In this video we'll get you very well acquainted with the all important success tool CONFIDENCE. Learn how to move through the world with assurance and achieve whatever the heck you want to. Hell yes.
Jenene, Jenene, Jenene - our Lady of Resilience. Watch her tell the brilliant story of where she's come from, how she got to where she is and what kept her going through the whole thing. A savvy businesswoman with sass, intellect and a knack for surviving in style.
Sara Orme shares a personal story of life experience based on the distinctive hardships associated with being both white and Māori.
Anna-Lise Sharma (of RUBY) has combined chutzpah and intelligence with a dash of strategy and a healthy dose of confidence to take her down a career path that seamlessly blends her commercial nous with a passion for fashion.
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.
Dame Trelise Cooper is one of our most celebrated and successful fashion designers and members. We’re delighted to share her unedited journey with you, it’s jam-packed with wisdom you can add to your own.
Kim Muriwai’s journey with te reo has been long and unexpected. Here, she tells the story of how the language seed got planted and how it’s grown in unexpected ways.
Claire Day is the founder of CultureWise, and a highly experienced human resources and communications professional. She shines a light on staff engagement and company culture, why this is important for us and what to consider.
The founder of Birthcare and Labtests speaks about what she's learned from being a trailblazer in her industry.
Nurturers, supporters, multitaskers — you might scoff at the world's stereotypical view of women, but evidence shows it's not far from the truth. In life and in business, women are inherently multitasking nurturers. The question is, do these intrinsic behaviours help or hinder our success in business?
A masterclass on the scientific and practical theory behind resilience. Get comfy and listen to Tara outline just what resilience is and how our brains can be trained with specific tools to maintain a more consistent level of calm and happiness and ready ourselves for anything.
Hear Debbie speak about what she’s hoping to achieve with her business, how important her team members are and how she dealt with an almost-disaster with her marketing plan. All this and a raft of fantastic advice too.
Hear Tara speak about three things you can do to refocus and replenish your energies, take back control of your time and feel amazing (and amazingly productive).
Hear Tara speak of cultivating a relatively simple habit that will not only change the way you think, but will enhance your confidence in your decision-making and enable you to produce your absolute best work.
Tara shares a hugely useful way to evaluate your year and feed that forward into the next decade (YES, next year is also a new decade!).
Escape Haven's 'Chief Happiness Officer,' Janine Hall, gives us her top tips for staying positive despite the challenges of modern life.
Miriama Kamo is an accomplished and successful woman. Here are the nuggets of advice she finds useful to keep herself on track and supported.
Wynnis Armour of Armour Consulting shares some useful tips on finding (and retaining) the best support crew for your business.
Ranjna Patel founder of Nirvana Health Group (Tāmaki Health), New Zealand's largest independent primary healthcare network, gives us her five top tips for getting ahead in business (and life).
Megan May is a business powerhouse and Auckland legend with her Unbakeries, Little Bird Organics, her recipe app and her generous, honest and charming approach to her life. Here she shares her top tips for creating a business that will feed your soul as well as your bank balance.