Birthday Bash/ Partnerships and Collaborations Event

We heard some secrets for success from Perky Blenders Cofounder Victoria Cozens and how to collaborate with other organisations to help your business to grow from expert Shelley Bishton.

An Evening of Marketing Insights

An Evening of Marketing Insights

Guests Wendy Aldridge from Homeplace and Accessories Designer Sarah Baily shared what types of marketing have worked best for each of their businesses and how social media and business planning have both helped drive business growth.

Creative Social Media Brunch

Creative Social Media Brunch

Hive ran the first of a series of social media workshops this month, with Emma of Good Egg Social. The discussion was based around the sometimes overlooked idea that social media is not only for your customers but can also be an excellent tool for you to understand and refine the story behind your business.

Becoming Self-Employed

Becoming Self-Employed

Syreeta Johnson of kid’s clothing range Indikidual related how she set up and developed her brand. and Antony Smith of Providus Financial who ran us through some basics of how to manage your finances once you make the decision to go it alone. It was also great to have Phillipa from Enterprise Enfield who told us a little bit about the Inspiring Women Start Up Programme.

Business Planning & Strategy Brunch

Business Planning & Strategy Brunch

Our first brunch event went really well. We were so pleased that we had attendees from both Wanstead and Tottenham- it is great to think that people outside the borough have heard of what we’re up to!

Hive Collective Launch - The Fear of Freelance

Hive Collective Launch - The Fear of Freelance

Hive Collective launches for local business people in and around Waltham Forest, to collaborate in a non-intimidating network to talk about challenges and to learn how to overcome them together in a collective environment.

10 Tips To Reduce The Fear Of Self Employment

10 Tips To Reduce The Fear Of Self Employment

Hive Collective launches for local business people in and around Waltham Forest at which our panel of guests talked about the challenges they have faced on their journey to becoming self employed.