TechPixies wins Women in Business Start up of the Year 2018 Award

Last night, TechPixies founder Joy Foster and TechPixies investor Tracey Mathias attended the Women in Business awards held at Oakley Hall in Basingstoke. TechPixies was up for the ‘Start up of the Year’ category and WON! Congrats to all the finalists and the winners of the evening. Here are some very fun pictures of the […]

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 […]

How to return to work when the children start school

I was a stay at home Mum. For the majority of my children’s early childhood, they were an extension of me. When they weren’t with me, I felt like a limb was missing. My husband and I made an active and joint decision that while he was working I would stay home full time with […]

TechPixies were on BBC Radio Oxford! Listen online…

We were super excited to be invited in to speak with Annie Othen on the Kat Orman show! You can listen in by following this link. You want to go to the 29/8/18 broadcast and start about an hour and 7 minutes in. Don’t feel like listening? No problem, here is a summary of what […]

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 […]

TechPixies announce 2018/19 courses and dates

TechPixies helps women return to work, change careers or start a business. At our online or face-to-face courses you can upskill with Social Media, Digital Marketing, SEO, WordPress or PPC (Paid Advertising. Online offering Our online courses are self-paced. When you purchase an online course, you have access to it for 6 months. You also […]

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 […]