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Ritika Bajaj, founder of MeritC2 - Creatives and Communications Ritika Bajaj shares with The NextWomen her top seven key tools for entrepreneurial success, drawing on her own experiences of starting up her own enterprise, design and content house MeritC2 - Creatives and Communications

Ingrid Vanderveldt, the Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dell.Katerina Zherebtsova of The NextWomen interviews Ingrid Vanderveldt, the Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Dell.

Coworking appealed to Victoria so much that she started a business around it. Victoria Arnold, coworking enthusiast and founder of online ventures Desk Union and Homestayfriend, talks to The NextWomen about the growing trend of coworking, considering how this trend can help startups to progress, and why it particularly appeals to women in business. 

Kristel Kuit, founder of Headroom Assistance.

Kristel Kuit, founder of personal assistant services company Headroom Assistance, talks to The NextWomen about the importance of action in entrepreneurship, and shares her top tips for success when starting a business.

Alexandra Du Sold with the talented women weavers whose beautiful work inspired APOCCAS. Alexandra Du Sold, founder of luxury label APOCCAS, shares with The NextWomen the inspiration behind her business, and offers advice on how to deal with the turbulent challenges and successes of the entrepreneurial journey, drawing on her own experiences of leaving a successful career in finance behind and founding APOCCAS.

Yann has personally advised more than 50 startup founding and management teams or their boardsYann Mauchamp is one of the NextAdvisors signed up to advise our community in our Business Advice Programme.

Located in Paris, France, Yann is the founding CEO of MutualBenefits.net, the business performance advisory network focused on sustainable growth, including international business development, headhunting strategy and innovation management for investors and entrepreneurs. 

Yann advises entrepreneurs and their investors regarding high-level strategy, portfolio management and growth development and management (deal sourcing, deal scouting, due diligence, exit strategies)

Yann is ready to start advising you on your business. For more details on The Business Advice Programme and to sign up, click here

Profit Magazine named Kelsey Canada’s Top Female Entrepreneur two years in a row (2012 & 2013).Kelsey Ramsden is a Canadian entrepreneur, and the founder of kelseyramsden.ca, a business services firm and SparkPlay, a children’s subscription company. In 2005, Kelsey also founded Belvedere Place Development, a construction firm, and Tallus Ridge Development, a residential project management company, both located in Kelowna, British Columbia.

Jennifer Corriero, Co-Founder of TakingITGlobalEstelle Ah-Kiow of The NextWomen meets Jennifer Corriero, Founder of online community TakingITGlobal, whose mission is to empower youth to understand and act on the world’s greatest challenges.

Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, is Victoria's dream mentorVictoria Arnold is one of the NextAdvisors signed up to advise our community in our Business Advice Programme.

Victoria, is the founder of Homestayfriend and Desk Union, two UK-based businesses with global connections, which she set up in her twenties.

Victoria’s first start-up was Homestayfriend which received the accolade of “Best Young Business 2012” from the Association of Scottish Businesswomen. Homestayfriend is a service offering short-term homestay accommodation for international students, interns and those travelling on business.

Desk Union, Victoria’s second online venture, allows commercial landlords and corporates to register their property details on a platform where growth businesses can browse and book workspace. Desk Union is primarily aimed at small businesses, freelancers, consultants and independent professionals looking for cost-effective workspace.

Victoria is ready to start advising you on your business. For more details on The Business Advice Programme and to sign up, click here

Emma Owens, Co-Founder of RormixEmma Owens is a Co-Founder of Rormix, an app which helps users discover emerging music videos. She shares with The NextWomen her top tips for startups, which she has learned from her own entrepreneurial journey.