Must-have business advice to keep you thriving at SELF/STYLED Sunday

We’re navigating a time like no other and the need for reliable business advice is crucial. Cue our three exceptional business experts, providing their tried and tested tips and expert advice to ensure your success at SELF/STYLED Sunday on 18 July

For our upcoming SELF/STYLED Sunday event we have three business advice sessions for you to feast your eyes and ears upon, each as dynamic as the other. Paired with our colourful Masterclasses, it’s a day not to be missed!

From how to shout about your career wins to ways to untangling the complicated web of self-employed finances, let us introduce you to the experts waiting to change your business world on 18 July. It’s time to switch on that business brain and make some serious money!

Sharon Brigden, SLBPR founder

Sharon will be the first of our SELF/HELP sessions, talking about all things awards and competitions. A digestible half-an-hour of golden guidance about how to maximise your competition process – from creating award-winning entries to getting the best publicity possible.

Sharon with client Andrew Barton

As the founder of SLBPR, a creative communications agency focused on public relations, events and social media management, Sharon will be discussing how to take news of your achievements further, with advice on how to befriend the local press and see your public profile rise.

Over the years she has helped countless clients to reach the top of their game – including through big wins assisted by impressive award entries. She’ll also touch on her unparalleled understanding of what judges are looking for when you enter competitions, and knowledge on how to ensure you stand out from the crowd.

Kara Curtayne, creator of Karaccounts

Looking to see those zeros stacking up in your account? Next up for the SELF/HELP sessions is digital-savvy accountant Kara Curtayne, here to let you know which money matters should be most important for you! Kara is an experienced accountant who created Karaccounts with the aim of taking the hassle out of accounting through modernising and digitalising old-school practices.

Particularly passionate about making accountancy more accessible and understandable for small business owners, Kara’s Money Matters session will cover a range of freelance-focused topics. So, if you’ve ever wondered when it’s best to incorporate vs sticking as a sole trader or want to be sure of key thresholds to look out for, as well as the easiest ways to manage your accounts – Kara will be answering it all!

Her matter-of-fact and straight-forward approach to an ordinarily daunting topic will leave you feeling inspired to get those books in order – and that’s a promise.

Hayley Jepson, AKA The Resilient Hairdresser

Last, but by no means least, the SELF/STYLED Sunday extravaganza will be finished off by the incredible Hayley Jepson, also known as The Resilient Hairdresser. Hayley’s career journey has been varied, having worked as both a hairdresser and a psychotherapist. Her expertise in both these areas means she acquires a rare understanding of how to specifically deal with the stresses and strains of the hairdressing industry – trust us, she’s got ALL the answers!

With all the best tips and tricks on how to avoid work anxiety and burn-out, Hayley is the magical business coach every overwhelmed hairdresser has dreamed of. Get comfy for an inspiring 45-minute Q&A session, with insight that aims to push you out of survival mode and leaves you feeling fired up for the weeks ahead.

Already thought a question you’re dying to ask Hayley? Well, send it in! Pop us your questions via email or DM us on Instagram ahead of the event for the best chance to get an answer from our resilient guru.

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