TechPixies founder Joy Foster Wins Suite of Awards

13th November 2018 Joy Foster, the founder of TechPixies, has today been unveiled as one of the 100 Faces of a Vibrant Economy 2018 by Grant Thornton. The announcement follows a recent spate of award wins for the entrepreneur and TechPixies, which upskills women by helping them return to work by teaching them social media…

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Why don’t women invest in themselves?

Over the past few years, I’ve worked with nearly 150 women and among the many things I have learned, the major takeaway is that women don’t invest in themselves enough. As women, we spend a LOT of time investing in other people – our children, our families, our communities, our schools… but when it comes…

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Need to unplug? Escape to Eweleaze

I have often joked that TechPixies is my third child. Much like motherhood, entrepreneurship doesn’t have an on/off button. June and July were busy months for TechPixies. After preparing to pitch to twelve potential investors in June, we closed on our first round of investment in July… £91.8k from four formidable female investors. The process…

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Resilience: why it is important and how to get it

Many women who are looking to return to work, change careers or start a business need resilience. Rejection from that job you really wanted hurts, but not applying for it out of fear that you won’t get it means you’ll never have a chance at the job in the first place. Taking a step to…

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