Being acknowledged as one of Scotland's elite 100 entrepreneurs is a remarkable achievement, and you deserve to celebrate in style. Further to the awards ceremony on 24 November, we are delighted to follow up your prize and extend an exclusive invitation for you to attend a Sarah Haran "Women with Confidence" VIP Style event taking place on 25 January and 28 February 2024.
Exclusively for Winners and Nominees of the BWS awards you will learn how to project and build upon your personal brand to further build your confidence in 2024.
How you project your personal brand can have an enormous impact on your career. The evening event will provide you with tips on how to present your brand for the image you wish to portray. Backed up by experts from Kynesis and SmartWorks you will discover the importance of personal branding and discover how to "accessorise your way to success". Interactive and informative you will be able to kickstart your 2024.
The fabulous style team at Sarah Haran will be on hand to demo their unique handbag concept that will complete and compliment every outfit for endless looks.
6pm - Welcome Drinks
6.15pm - Finding Your Personal Brand with Caroline Donaldson
6.45 pm - Accessorise Your Way To Success with Smart Works
7.30pm - Questions
7.40pm - Accessorising your Dahlia with the Sarah Haran Stylist Team
8pm - View the Sarah Haran Range
9pm - Close
The evening will be relaxed with fizz, soft drinks & canapes being served throughout for you to enjoy and of course networking with your fellow nominees and winners.
An Exclusive Gift Certificate
We are also delighted to gift you an exclusive 30% off voucher to use on any of our full price bags in the range to kick start your Sarah Haran journey. This can be used online or redeemed at the event and we will post it to you upon booking confirmation.
Meet the Team ...
You will have the best advice available from our team, gathered for their experience, knowledge and skills.
Personal Branding with Caroline Donaldson
Caroline is one of the founding Directors of Kynesis, a coaching for excellence company founded in 1997. Caroline's background combines over 25 years of consultancy with senior line management experience in Operations, Sales, Human Resources, and Retail in blue chip companies. Having worked with well over 100 UK-based client companies across most sectors, carrying out a variety of projects within organisations ranging from FTSE listed companies to SME's and Charities, Caroline’s experience is both diverse and varied. Her coaching sessions for women in business are particularly relevant as they encourage women to have confidence to brand themselves to meet the challenges of a modern working environment.
A bit about the Sarah Haran brand...
Sarah Haran Accessories was founded in 2017 by Sarah Haran. Having had a successful career in tech - where Sarah was part of the founding team responsible for the business operations and sales/marketing divisions of a company with revenues of over £100 M revenues, employing almost 400 people. Sarah decided to take a leap of faith and focus on bringing joy to women through her innovative handbag designs that had been inspired by her own working life.
The brand is growing daily with over 5,000 5 star reviews from customers across the UK, US and other global markets. The brand enjoys support from celebrities such as Anthea Turner, Tonya Buxton, Jenni Falconer, Kate Garraway and Lorraine Kelly. The brand’s aim is to become the “Pandora” of handbags.
What Smart Works do...
We believe in the power of clothes and coaching to transform a woman’s confidence. Our service is carefully designed, with kindness and respect at the heart of everything we do. It is about much more than the clothes we gift: it is about what the clothes allow each woman to become. When she looks in the mirror, she begins to see hope and possibility for a better future and confidence.