Help! I’m starting a business and need some support!

Starting out in business is not for the faint hearted. Those early days of running your own business are hard work, and anyone that has been there will tell you the same. It takes passion, commitment and plenty of late nights. Even with your family or your friends supporting you, it can be a lonely… Continue reading Help! I’m starting a business and need some support!

Letting the Baby Fly

There's little else that gets me 'buzzing' and makes me feel a deep sense of pride in the same way that watching my business grow does. The other day I read a blog on our A Mind Apart page, by a year ten work experience student, that made me remember why I do what I… Continue reading Letting the Baby Fly

Brazil: The End of an Era: The Start of a New Chapter

Life doesn't stop. I've been reminded of this during this visit to Brazil. As I’m sat eating breakfast on my final morning (for this visit) in the country where I left my heart eleven years ago, I’m considering the friendships that started then, the people I invested in both physically and spiritually. There have been… Continue reading Brazil: The End of an Era: The Start of a New Chapter

From Snow to Sun: From Robot to Human

Leaving the cold and the snow behind, Thursday I arrived in the country that I fell in love with eleven years ago. As A Mind Apart grows, it's time for me to begin to return to the original dream. But before I give away my secrets and future plans there have been  more pressing matters… Continue reading From Snow to Sun: From Robot to Human

Do We Value Our Female Business Leaders Enough?

I was recently shortlisted for a well known Sheffield based business awards under the category 'Young Business Person of the Year'. These yearly awards are well known in Sheffield and are seen as a must for any growing business in the area. In all honesty I never expected to have been accepted onto the shortlist… Continue reading Do We Value Our Female Business Leaders Enough?