45 episodes

With the UK economy beginning to emerge from lockdown, journalist Steph McGovern meets industry  experts to discuss how businesses can confidently resume trading and plan for the future.  In  an effort to help you get to grips with the ‘new now’ and reboot in preparation for the weeks and months ahead, NatWest has invited journalist and TV presenter Steph McGovern to speak to founders and CEOs from multiple industries to get their expert advice on key business issues.


So, if you are looking to future-proof your business by taking it online, develop a financial recovery plan, reach a new audience – or just want help getting your confidence back – this new series of industry insights will help answer your questions.

Adapting to the New Now Acast

    • Careers
    • 4.0, 4 Ratings

With the UK economy beginning to emerge from lockdown, journalist Steph McGovern meets industry  experts to discuss how businesses can confidently resume trading and plan for the future.  In  an effort to help you get to grips with the ‘new now’ and reboot in preparation for the weeks and months ahead, NatWest has invited journalist and TV presenter Steph McGovern to speak to founders and CEOs from multiple industries to get their expert advice on key business issues.


So, if you are looking to future-proof your business by taking it online, develop a financial recovery plan, reach a new audience – or just want help getting your confidence back – this new series of industry insights will help answer your questions.

    Planning For A Successful 2020 Recovery

    Planning For A Successful 2020 Recovery

    In this second episode host Steph McGovern is joined by Merilee Karr, CEO and founder of UnderTheDoormat, as they discuss how to plan to help your business recover successfully coming out of lockdown in 2020.
     
    Merilee is a member of The Supper Club, a members club for Founders and CEOs with a difference.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 9 min
    Taking Your Business Online

    Taking Your Business Online

    With the pandemic affecting our relationship with cash and consumers anxious about returning to bricks-and-mortar shops, how do businesses fully embrace their online operations? In the first instalment of NatWest’s Adapting To The New Now series, Steph McGovern speaks to Tamara Roberts, CEO of Ridgeview Wines, about how the South Downs winery has made a success of its online business to get its award-winning products into the hands of customers.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 11 min
    Finding Your Funny

    Finding Your Funny

    This week June is joined by Lynne Parker, the chief executive of Funny Women, an organisation that inspires women to find their voice through humour and award winning comedian, Jenny Bolt. June explores how finding your funny can help in both life and business.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 33 min
    Male Allies: Their role in gender diversity

    Male Allies: Their role in gender diversity

    In this episode we flip the script to explore how the men in women’s lives can be that support network and how women can benefit from having male allies. June is joined in the studio by former coach of the England Women’s cricket team, Mark Robinson OBE and Joy Bunford, the founder of Confidence Matters, a company that inspires women to become more confident leaders.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 33 min
    Growing a business rooted in purpose with Andrea Gamson and Rachel Wang.

    Growing a business rooted in purpose with Andrea Gamson and Rachel Wang.

    This week June talks about the rise of the social enterprise and women leading the embedding of purpose in business. Her guests are Andrea Gamson - the CEO and founder of _SocialStarters, an organisation that matches UK-based business professionals with social entrepreneurs who need business support, and Rachel Wang - the co-founder of video production company Chocolate Films. They use their profits to support an outreach and workshop programme for vulnerable young people.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 33 min
    Shouting loudly: Building a female brand with Linzi Boyd and Simone Roche

    Shouting loudly: Building a female brand with Linzi Boyd and Simone Roche

    This week June talks about how to stand out from the crowd with Linzi Boyd, Founder of Business of Brand, a school that aims teach business leaders how to create a famous brand. Her other guest is founder and CEO of Northern Power Women Simone Roche, her aim is to drive gender balance in workplaces across the north of England.
     
    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

Top Podcasts In Careers

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by Acast