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Conversations of Inspiration

By Holly Tucker in Association with NatWest

As founder of Notonthehighstreet and Holly & Co, Holly Tucker has spent the last 15 years growing and empowering small businesses around the UK. In Conversations of Inspiration, Holly talks to a new founder each week to hear the highs and lows encountered whilst building their business, as they share some advice and inspiration along the way.

  1. 1.
    Fighting for fairness and equality, with Samantha Renke10/26/2020
    56:02
  2. 2.
    SME:SOS Live with Will Butler-Adams, CEO Brompton Bikes and Richard Callender, presenter and fitness expert10/22/2020
    42:54
  3. 3.
    Designing with purpose, with Wayne Hemingway MBE10/19/2020
    56:57
  4. 4.
    SME:SOS with Wayne Hemingway MBE, designer and Mary Hormer, CEO of The White Company10/15/2020
    36:18
  5. 5.
    Living a colourful and creative life, with Annie Sloan10/12/2020
    53:30
  6. 6.
    SME: SOS Live with Anna Hill, General Manager of WW (Weight Watchers reimagined) and Marisa Hordern, founder and Creative Director of Missoma10/08/2020
    35:52
  7. 7.
    Pioneering change for future generations, with Kristin Hallenga, founder of CoppaFeel!10/05/2020
    56:30
  8. 8.
    SME: SOS with Thomasina Miers, co founder of Wahaca, and Kate and Kathy, authors of The Illustrated Guide to Dyslexia and Its Amazing People10/01/2020
    39:51
  1. 9.
    Finding ‘the gap’ and redefining a sector, with Taymoor Atighetchi, founder of Papier09/28/2020
    53:54
  2. 10.
    SME: SOS with June Sarpong OBE, Broadcaster and Author and Dr Emma Hepburn, Clinical Psychologist09/24/2020
    43:11
  3. 11.
    Secrets of a Serial Entrepreneur, with Marcia Kilgore, founder of Beauty Pie09/21/2020
    58:11
  4. 12.
    SME: SOS with Kate Halfpenny, founder of Halfpenny London and Alice River-Cripps, founder of Posh Totty Designs09/17/2020
    39:12
  5. 13.
    Turning past failures into future success, with Will Beckett, co-founder of Hawksmoor09/14/2020
    55:18
  6. 14.
    Turning Obstacles into Opportunity with Kanya King CBE, founder of the MOBO Awards09/07/2020
    55:48
  7. 15.
    SME: SOS with designer Donna Wilson and Molly Price, founder of Molly Meg08/06/2020
    40:02
  8. 16.
    Creating a Cult Brand with a Conscience with the founders of Lucy & Yak08/03/2020
    1:02:00
  9. 17.
    SME: SOS with Author Christine Armstrong and Miraphora Mina, co founder of Design Studio Mina Lima07/30/2020
    39:05
  10. 18.
    Empowering Women of Colour Through Product Innovation with Ade Hassan MBE, Founder of Nubian Skin07/27/2020
    1:00:55
  11. 19.
    SME: SOS with Fearne Cotton, founder of Happy Place and James Manning, International Editor of Time Out London07/23/2020
    42:37
  12. 20.
    Solving Societal issues with ‘Good’ Business, with Paul Lindley OBE, founder Ella’s Kitchen07/20/2020
    1:05:52
  13. 21.
    SME: SOS with Sahar Hashemi OBE, co-founder of Coffee Republic and Alex Monroe, founder of Alex Monroe Jewellery07/16/2020
    38:29
  14. 22.
    Cheerleading change through art, with Rebecca Strickson, Award-Winning Illustrator and Designer07/13/2020
    59:19
  15. 23.
    SME: SOS with Emilie Bellet, founder of Vestpod and Ella d’Amato, CCMO of Notonthehighstreet07/09/2020
    41:18
  16. 24.
    Being a beacon of light in the face of adversity with Deborah James of Bowel Babe07/06/2020
    1:02:57
  17. 25.
    SME: SOS with Kathryn Tyler, co-founder of Digital Mums and Samantha Clarke, Happiness Consultant07/02/2020
    41:23
  18. 26.
    Empowering women in the bedroom & the board room with Jacqueline Gold CBE, CEO of Ann Summers06/29/2020
    59:37
  19. 27.
    SME: SOS with Gord Ray, from Instagram and Julie Baker, from NatWest06/25/2020
    38:41
  20. 28.
    From Tragedy to Triumph, using business to create a lasting legacy with Rob and Paul Forkin, Founders of Gandys06/22/2020
    1:02:31
  21. 29.
    SME: SOS with Mark Constantine OBE, founder of LUSH and Roger Wade, founder of Boxpark06/18/2020
    43:21
  22. 30.
    From Counter Girl to the Most Powerful Woman in the Beauty Industry with Caroline Hirons, Skincare expert, Author & YouTuber06/15/2020
    1:03:10
  23. 31.
    SME: SOS with Wilfred Emmanuel-Jones MBE, founder of The Black Farmer and Lauren Currie OBE, founder of Stride06/11/2020
    43:20
  24. 32.
    From the streets to the House of Lords, through the power of business with Lord John Bird MBE, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Big Issue06/08/2020
    1:07:57
  25. 33.
    The future of business is flexible with Anna Whitehouse, Journalist and Founder of Mother Pukka06/01/2020
    1:04:37
  26. 34.
    SME: SOS with Edward Perry, co-founder of COOK, Steve Barclay, MP and Rachel Wilkins, from Dell UK05/25/2020
    34:49
  27. 35.
    SME: SOS with Jo Tutchener Sharp, founder of Scamp and Dude, Pippa Murray, founder of Pip and Nut and Jayne Hardy, creator of the Blurt Foundation05/18/2020
    35:13
  28. 36.
    SME: SOS with Robin Hutson, founder of The Pig, Asma Khan, founder of Darjeeling Express and Annika Bizon, from Three UK05/11/2020
    38:26
  29. 37.
    SME: SOS with Jay Blades, presenter of BBCs The Repair Shop, Petra Barran, founder of KERB and Claire Russell, founder of playHOORAY!05/04/2020
    33:50
  30. 38.
    SME: SOS with John Vincent MBE, co-founder of LEON, Nicole Smart, lifecoach and Jo Fairley, co-founder of Green & Black’s04/27/2020
    32:02
  31. 39.
    SME: SOS with Dave Buonaguidi, artist, Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots and Jon Nicholson, from Royal Mail04/20/2020
    34:16
  32. 40.
    SME: SOS with Joe Wicks, founder of The Body Coach, Megan Carver, founder of Carver PR & Rita Clifton CBE04/13/2020
    32:53
  33. 41.
    SME: SOS with Will Butler-Adams, CEO of Brompton Bikes and Steph Douglas, founder of Don’t Buy Her Flowers04/06/2020
    32:01
  34. 42.
    Selling your business to your employees to safeguard its future with Guy Singh-Watson, founder of Riverford03/30/2020
    1:07:27
  35. 43.
    Restoring life through doing what you love with presenter & founder of Jay & Co, Jay Blades03/23/2020
    1:02:28
  36. 44.
    Creating a magical empire with MinaLima founders Eduardo Lima & Miraphora Mina, designers on Harry Potter03/16/2020
    1:02:33
  37. 45.
    Changing history for women with activist, journalist and author Caroline Criado-Perez OBE03/09/2020
    1:03:20
  38. 46.
    Conquering fear and breaking gender stereotypes with firefighter & psychologist Dr. Sabrina Cohen-Hatton03/02/2020
    1:09:13
  39. 47.
    Exam failure to multi-millionaire hotelier with The Pig Hotels founder Robin Hutson02/24/2020
    56:09
  40. 48.
    Pioneer of the Fairtrade movement with Green & Black's founder Jo Fairley, Live in Harrogate02/17/2020
    1:03:55
  41. 49.
    The story behind building an iconic British fashion brand with founder of Mulberry, Roger Saul02/10/2020
    1:06:01
  42. 50.
    Reimagining retail space with Alice Mayor, founder of We Built This City02/03/2020
    1:02:22
  43. 51.
    Building a vegan empire from the virtual world with BOSH! founders Ian Theasby and Henry Firth01/27/2020
    1:06:34
  44. 52.
    Holly's Christmas Special 2019: Part 2 of 212/16/2019
    1:16:44
  45. 53.
    Holly's Christmas Special 2019: Part 1 of 212/09/2019
    1:08:20
  46. 54.
    Revolutionising the way we eat with Mindful Chef founders Myles Hopper and Giles Humphries12/02/2019
    1:11:21
  47. 55.
    Building a business to live the Good Life with Sir Charlie Gladstone, founder of Pedlars and The Good Life Festival11/25/2019
    1:13:58
  48. 56.
    Taking care of your mental health, whilst running a business, with Owen O’Kane11/18/2019
    1:13:32
  49. 57.
    Making a difference whilst making millions with Henrietta Morrison, founder of Lily’s Kitchen11/11/2019
    1:11:29
  50. 58.
    Building a timeless brand with Emma Bridgewater11/04/2019
    1:16:38
  51. 59.
    Raising strong girls, whilst building a business with the founder of Muthahood, Gemma Metcalfe-Beckers10/28/2019
    1:13:33
  52. 60.
    Monetising your Craft with Donna Wilson10/21/2019
    1:07:06
  53. 61.
    The Secret to Creative Collaborations with Tatty Devine founders Rosie Wolfenden & Harriet Vine10/14/2019
    1:13:51
  54. 62.
    The power in believing in your dreams, with Dame Kelly Holmes10/07/2019
    1:09:14
  55. 63.
    51. The Congregation Of Inspiration 2019 LIVE Special09/30/2019
    1:07:47
  56. 64.
    Turning craft into commerce, with Rob Ryan, Artist09/23/2019
    58:21
  57. 65.
    Pioneering a movement in affordable art, with Will Ramsay, founder of The Affordable Art Fair09/16/2019
    1:09:22
  58. 66.
    Turning a niche into a global success, with Alan Keery, co-founder of Cereal Killer Cafe09/09/2019
    1:04:19
  59. 67.
    Revolutionising a dying industry, with Fairfax Hall & Sam Galsworthy, founders of Sipsmith07/29/2019
    1:30:11
  60. 68.
    Doing good with business, LIVE with Mark Constantine OBE, co-founder of Lush07/22/2019
    1:14:04
  61. 69.
    Mapping out a business in happiness, with Tina Bernstein, founder of Mapology Guides07/15/2019
    1:09:54
  62. 70.
    Building a business being your authentic self, with Fearne Cotton, founder of Happy Place07/08/2019
    1:27:11
  63. 71.
    Serving up street food to transform our cities, with Petra Barran, founder of KERB07/01/2019
    1:12:36
  64. 72.
    Creating the future of retail, with Roger Wade, founder of Boxpark06/24/2019
    1:11:33
  65. 73.
    Find your identity and make that your brand LIVE, with Levi Roots, founder of Reggae Reggae Sauce06/17/2019
    53:03
  66. 74.
    Balancing commercial with creative, with Alex Monroe, founder of Alex Monroe Jewellery06/10/2019
    1:16:17
  67. 75.
    How to zig when the world zags, with Sir John Hegarty, founder of BBH & The Garage Soho06/03/2019
    1:21:21
  68. 76.
    Breaking new ground in business, with Sahar Hashemi OBE, co-founder of Coffee Republic05/27/2019
    1:12:43
  69. 77.
    Happiness is running a business doing what you love, LIVE with Thomasina Miers OBE, founder of Wahaca05/20/2019
    1:04:25
  70. 78.
    Making your creative mark, with Eleanor Tattersfield, founder of Marby & Elm 05/13/2019
    1:05:51
  71. 79.
    India to Soho, the journey to fulfilment and happiness, with Asma Khan, founder of Darjeeling Express05/06/2019
    1:11:54
  72. 80.
    Advice from Britain’s most-successful start up investor, with Tom Teichman, co-founder of The Garage Soho 04/29/2019
    1:01:13
  73. 81.
    Crafting a future doing what you love, with Alice Gabb, artist and illustrator 04/22/2019
    1:01:45
  74. 82.
    People are the most important thing in business, with Keith Abel, founder of Abel & Cole04/15/2019
    1:09:14
  75. 83.
    Building a strong brand in the digital age, with Rita Clifton CBE, founder of BrandCap 04/08/2019
    1:16:52
  76. 84.
    Slow and steady wins the race, with Chrissie Rucker OBE, founder of The White Company04/01/2019
    1:06:55
  77. 85.
    Perseverance and purpose are the key to success, with Joe Wicks, founder of The Body Coach03/25/2019
    1:03:53
  78. 86.
    From the kitchen table to the supermarket shelves, with Pippa Murray, founder of Pip & Nut03/18/2019
    1:06:19
  79. 87.
    Bringing soul back to our High Streets, with Ash Bishop, founder of The Brilliant Signs Company03/11/2019
    58:40
  80. 88.
    The power of an instagram community, with Joanne Hawker, designer and founder of 'March Meet The Maker'03/04/2019
    49:19
  81. 89.
    Disrupting a traditional industry, with Rowan Gormley, founder of Naked Wines and CEO of Majestic Wines02/25/2019
    1:04:43
  82. 90.
    Leadership without ego, with Will Butler-Adams, CEO of Brompton Bikes02/18/2019
    1:02:18
  83. 91.
    The soulful businessman, with Lord Bilimoria, founder of Cobra Beer02/11/2019
    1:05:52
  84. 92.
    Being an introverted entrepreneur , with Veronica Dearly, founder of Veronica Dearly Illustrations02/04/2019
    59:52
  85. 93.
    The future is curated, with Tamara Lohan MBE, founder of Mr & Mrs Smith01/28/2019
    59:51
  86. 94.
    The power of retail theater, with Bill Collison, founder of Bill's 01/21/2019
    50:18
  87. 95.
    Turning an industry on it's head, with Freddie Garland, founder of Freddies Flowers 01/14/2019
    43:00
  88. 96.
    Success without following the trends, with Annoushka Ducas MBE, founder of Links of London and Annoushka Jewellery01/07/2019
    53:40
  89. 97.
    Visualising success, with Richard Reed CBE, co-founder of Innocent and JamJar Investments12/24/2018
    1:09:45
  90. 98.
    Shaking up the world of advertising, with Dave Buonaguidi, artist and founder of Karmarama & St Lukes12/17/2018
    1:12:21
  91. 99.
    Putting women at the heart of business, with Danielle & Natalie, founders of Fequals 12/10/2018
    1:06:33
  92. 100.
    Creativity can set you free, with Zack McLaughlin, founder of Paper and Wood 12/03/2018
    53:27
  93. 101.
    Turning business on its head, with Henry Dimbleby MBE, co-founder of LEON 11/26/2018
    1:04:11
  94. 102.
    The power of being a true outsider, with Wilfred Emmanuel-Jones, founder of The Black Farmer11/19/2018
    1:07:44
  95. 103.
    Building 'good' business from challenging times, with Jo Tutchener-Sharp, founder of Scamp & Dude11/12/2018
    56:26
  96. 104.
    Ethical businesses are the future, with Edward Perry, co-founder of COOK 11/05/2018
    46:45
  97. 105.
    When creativity goes viral, with Steve Wheen, founder of The Pothole Gardener 10/29/2018
    47:33
  98. 106.
    The power of thinking differently thanks to dyslexia with Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots10/22/2018
    47:49
  99. 107.
    The strength of personality when building a brand, with Johnnie Boden, founder of Boden10/15/2018
    59:46
  100. 108.
    Bringing 'happy' to the retail table, with Emily Coxhead, founder of The Happy News 10/08/2018
    45:28
  101. 109.
    The healing power of becoming an artisan, with Andy Poplar, founder of Vinegar & Brown Paper10/01/2018
    49:21
  102. 110.
    The spirit required to build iconic brands, with Jo Malone CBE, founder of Jo Loves09/24/2018
    47:13
  103. 111.
    Product as a commercial force for good, with Molly Gunn, founder of Selfish Mother & The FMLY Store09/17/2018
    52:46
  104. 112.
    Building a business based on community, with Ella Mills, founder of Deliciously Ella09/10/2018
    51:22
  105. 113.
    The power of doing it yourself, with Julie Deane OBE, founder of The Cambridge Satchel Company09/03/2018
    59:31
  106. 114.
    Coming Soon: Conversations of Inspiration08/29/2018
    1:09

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