From an old ballroom in Battersea, Maria KempinskaMBE could see the future of comedy: she believed the industry needed purpose-built venues where new and aspiring comics could entertain and amuse UK audiences. To turn her dream into reality, she launched Jongleurs Comedy Club in 1983 using her bicycle as collateral for a loan to finance the project.
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We’ve all done it – I certainly have. Been at a business networking event, felt uncomfortable, didn’t know anyone, and plotted when and how to escape whilst in awe of everyone else who appeared to be having a great time, chatting and mingling with ease. In the back of your mind you hope you are not giving the impression of a shrinking violet or wallflower. Well the good news is that you are not alone as 90% of people are not natural networkers, so if that’s you … welcome to the club.
Entries are being invited for the UK’s leading awards programme for women working in transport and logistics. 2013 marks the sixth year of the everywoman in Transport and Logistics awards which seek to champion the women leading the way, with categories encompassing those who are drivers, managers, or those identified as the stars of the future in this fast-paced and varied sector.
everywomanClub advisory board member Chrissie Rucker and founder of the White Company hosted a fabulous evening bringing together everywomanClub members and the Women’s Leadership Group at the Princes Trust. Held at the White Company’s stunning flagship store just off the King’s Road, Club members enjoyed a night of inspiration and networking, with the bonus of great shopping and an exclusive preview of the Christmas collection.
We are delighted to be a supporter of the BBC Academy's ‘2012: a year of technology innovation’ on Wed 14 November 2012. The evening celebrates 90 years of the BBC with highlights of the technology challenges and achievements of 2012.
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