Guest inspirational stories

Nickie OHara on Dream Corner

Life in new directions by Nickie O’Hara

It always amazes me that people want to hear “my story” because I’m a great believer in dealing with what is thrown at you. Sometimes you don’t have a … [Read More...]

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“Krist. Dad’s dead” by Kristie West

The last thing in the world I expected to hear. Almost 7 years ago my dad died. I was flying home to New Zealand to spend time with my nana who was … [Read More...]

Dr Lynda Shaw on Dream Corner

How I came to do what I do by Lynda Shaw PhD

My school days were not very happy. Some of the girls went around in gangs and picked on people like me. They were physically and mentally abusive and … [Read More...]

Book Reviews

The Starting School Survival Guide

Sarah Ebner’s ‘The Starting School Survival Guide’ reviewed by Jo Berry

 There are hundreds of books giving advice about babies and toddlers, but once your kids get to school age, everyone expects you to know how to pick a … [Read More...]

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Leigh Ashton’s ‘iSell’ reviewed by Lois Ireson

When Viv asked me to review “iSell” by Leigh Ashton, I jumped at the chance. I’ve been going to lots of networking events recently and if I had a … [Read More...]

Naked Divorce on Dream Corner

Adele Theron’s ‘Naked Divorce’ reviewed by Mandy Campbell-Miller

I am going through a divorce right now and, in spite of having successfully gotten through the trauma of the death of both my parents to cancer in the … [Read More...]

Recent Interviews

Katrina Roberts on Dream Corner

Katrina Roberts

There's a quote that goes along the lines of "Find what you … [Read More...]

Carline Deal

Carline Deal

You would think with all the interviews I've done, that … [Read More...]

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Anne Roebuck

Another fabulous interview! I'll never take my job for … [Read More...]

Christine Baker and Gurnam Selvarajah

Christine Baker and Gurnam Selvarajah

Female entrepreneurship is still on the rise and Christine … [Read More...]

Tes Mcpherson on Dream Corner

Tes Macpherson

I met Tes over 18 months ago at an event and as soon as she … [Read More...]

Kimberley Palmer

Kimberley Palmer

Such a pleasure meeting Kimberley in the flesh and … [Read More...]

Gill Buchanan on Dream Corner

Gill Buchanan

I'm always grateful for past guests who refer fab guests … [Read More...]

Sandi Goddard

Sandi Goddard

Another fab interview! Sandi shares her wisdom and … [Read More...]

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Griselda Togobo

After over year of our commitment to set up our interview, … [Read More...]

Jane Evans

Jane Evans

After all the interviews I've done, it still is a thrill to … [Read More...]

Becky Slack on Dream Corner

Becky Slack

Such a pleasure to meet Becky towards the end of last year! … [Read More...]

Sylvia Baldock

Sylvia Baldock

It's always lovely when your path with someone crosses just … [Read More...]

Charlotte Leuw

Charlotte Leuw

Always refreshing and lovely to met new and budding … [Read More...]

Chioma Ikejiani

Chioma Ikejiani

I got introduced to Chioma and as soon as I heard her story, … [Read More...]

Helen Elizabeth Evans

Helen Elizabeth Evans

Got introduced to Helen through a previous guest and when I … [Read More...]

Viv Grant

Viv Grant

It was a pleasure to interview Viv - even it was a bit weird … [Read More...]

Claire Brynteson

Claire Brynteson

I met Claire at a book launch and we got chatting and had a … [Read More...]

Renee Hawkins on Dream Corner

Renee Hawkins

Got to meet Renee at a Women in the City event back in the … [Read More...]

Sofie Sandell and Viv

Sofie Sandell

Got to meet and interview Sofie to talk about her journey … [Read More...]

Blogs

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Two years on and I still love my job!

Dream Corner turned 2 over the weekend – on the 8th to be exact. Hard to believe I’ve been doing this for two years; it certainly feels longer – not in a bad way. In the same breadth, where has the time gone?! At every milestone, I have been even more grateful for and to […]

The trouble with Free

The trouble with FREE!

First up, before you go past this point, I better let you know this is a ‘negative’ post – my 1st ‘negative’ ever! I don’t believe in writing them – more importantly, I haven’t had the need to write one; but in this case I want to! I like to think I’m pretty easy going….it […]

Dream Corner - Not everyone is an entrepreneur

Not everyone can be an entrepreneur!

It is true! Not everyone can or should be an entrepreneur! When I started Dream Corner, I only saw it as vehicle for female entrepreneurs – mostly because that’s where I had come – being an entrepreneur I mean. But as the show has grown, and time has gone on, I have come to realise […]

Dream Corner - reflections on 2012

Reflections from 2012

What a year 2012 has been – certainly the best one of my life to date. This is not to say I have not had my fair share of challenges (bucket loads), disappointments and failures in equal measure. But all those have eclipsed by the joys, excitement and fulfillment I have experienced. I remember distinctly – round […]

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Wildstar Networking Launch Party

When Corinne Stuart invited me to come along to the launch party of Wildstar Networking – a collaboration with Clare Gillbanks, Dave Clarke and William Buist; how could I refuse? I was looking forward to seeing her again, meeting some new people and interviewing some of the guests – providing audio content for the party. […]

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Book launch – When The Siren Calls by Tom Barry

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of going along to the launch of Tom Barry’s new book - When the Siren Calls organised by Helen Lewis of Fully Booked PR. When the Siren Calls is Tom’s first installment of a trilogy about main characters Isobel and Jay. Set between London and Tuscany; the book weaves […]

Women in the City

Women in the City’s ‘It’s all about you’ shopping evening

I was excited and delighted to go along the ‘All About You’ shopping event organised by Gwen Rhys of Women in the City who recently came on the show. Women in the City is an organisation that promotes, recognises and rewards female talent. The evening was fantastic with brands such as The Fold London, Upper […]

Dream Corner TEDx Euston 2012

Interviews from TEDxEuston 2012

As a media partner providing audio content of TEDxEuston 2012, Dream Corner wanted to capture the spirit of such a memorable event by interviewing speakers, partners, delegates and one of the organisers over two days. The interviews give anyone a ‘feel’ of what happened and how people genuinely felt about the day. You can read my […]