Sarah Pittendrigh, Entrepreneur and Mentor, Women in Business


Believe in yourself and your journey.

Having faced bankruptcy as a single mum and then cancer, to become a multi award winning entrepreneur, Sarah has both scars and accolades from her business journey. Her mission now is to mentor and empower likeminded women in business by offering them foresight from her hindsight.

Top tips

  • Be a good role model – practice what you preach.

  • Be someone who encourages others to believe in themselves and their ideas.
  • Be open to others ideas and suggestions.
  • Nurture your physical and mental health as much as your business.
  • Build a strong and supportive network of people you can trust and learn from.

Most valuable advice given to me

My mother shared this with me when I started Simply Bows and Chair Covers, “When you are not fishing be mending your nets”.

she was telling me never to be complacent in business.

Key advice you have to give to others

Always be open to learning.
Surround yourself with likeminded people.
Believe in yourself and your journey.