Events That Made Me with Liz Taylor

Liz Taylor

Events Planner Liz Taylor interviews

celebrities and business leaders about the events & life lessons that contributed to their success.

Liz is Back! 11th November - Season 4: The Entrepreneur Edit
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What do you do on a long train journey? If you're Jennie Johnson, you use that time to plot out your first business empire.  Celebrity Events Planner and brand consultant, Liz Taylor sits down with another leading entrepreneur to discover the events that led them to their success. Jennie Johnson shares with Liz how she left her job to create Kids Allowed, a one stop shop for parents and their childcare needs.  Not satisfied with the level of service that even those with the relevant qualifications could provide, Jennie decided to set up her own training scheme, for which she would be later awarded an MBE. Then came her second business…  Liz Taylor's 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning party in Moscow and Coronation Street's 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.  Liz Taylor  Instagram  Twitter  Facebook  LinkedIn Website Jennie Johnson LinkedIn Twitter Website

Nov 25

44 min 42 sec

What gives you the gumption to quit your job and go for that big idea? Balls.  CEO Liz Taylor examines why being ballsy is better than being confident - and why women have balls too!  Liz Taylor's 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning party in Moscow and Coronation Street's 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.  Liz Taylor  Instagram  Twitter  Facebook  LinkedIn Website Jennie Johnson LinkedIn Twitter Website

Nov 25

3 min 50 sec

Who inspires you? For property mogul Tom Bloxham it's people like Richard Branson and... the Sex Pistols. In this season of Events That Made Me, celebrity event planner Liz Taylor sits down with entrepreneurs to uncover how they found success. Founder and chairman of Manchester's leading property regeneration company, Tom Bloxham MBE, shares with Liz how he went from fire extinguishers and posters to a multi-million-pound property portfolio. Tom also shares the challenges for a young entrepreneur in the early 90's "going into business was almost for those, you know, thickos with less options." Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.  Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Tom Bloxham Instagram - @tombloxhammbe Twitter - @tombloxhammbe LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/tom-bloxham Website - urbansplash.co.uk

Nov 11

36 min 53 sec

How important is it, to go above and beyond, when it comes to entrepreneurship?  In this Air Extension episode, CEO Liz Taylor examines how confidence can take you a long way when it comes to spotting how to go beyond the opportunity. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram  Twitter  Facebook   LinkedIn   Website  Tom Bloxham Instagram  Twitter  Website

Nov 11

4 min 20 sec

Season 4 of Events That Made Me launches on Thursday November 11th 2021.  Find out what makes this season special.  

Nov 5

2 min 22 sec

Music has guided both Take That's Howard Donald and Liz Taylor in their personal and professional journeys. In this, the final air extension of the season, Liz explains how and why she has embraced music and the impact that it's had on her. Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Howard Donald Instagram - @howarddonald Twitter - @HowardDonald Facebook - facebook.com/howarddonaldofficial

Mar 24

2 min 54 sec

A quarter of a century from the moment that broke a million hearts, Take That’s Howard Donald speaks openly about his life in Take That with celebrity event planner and brand consultant, Liz Taylor, during the season finale interview of her Events That Made Me podcast. He reveals the ups and downs of life in one of the UK’s most successful pop bands, including losing Robbie Williams from the group in 1995, and his deep personal passion for song-writing. Liz, who also happened to be in charge of Howard’s wedding to Katie Halil in 2015, asks Howard about the split, which was in 1996 - a year on from when heartthrob Robbie Williams rocked the nation by announcing he was leaving the band.  Howard reveals that it was actually at an unassuming army barracks in Stockport, south Manchester, that Robbie’s departure was decided.  Saying: “Why did we split up? Well, it kind of split off … Robbie left the room when we were actually rehearsing.  We were rehearsing in Stockport at the territorial army barracks. He left. And we made that decision, that crucial decision, to carry on.” Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.  Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Howard Donald Instagram - @howarddonald Twitter - @HowardDonald Facebook - facebook.com/howarddonaldofficial

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Mar 24

34 min 48 sec

Nothing has held dancer and choreographer Arlene Phillips back, especially not being of a certain age. In this bonus air extension CEO and business leader Liz Taylor explains why there's no point in slowing down as you get older.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Arlene Phillips Instagram - @arlenephillips Twitter - @arlenephillips Facebook - facebook.com/arlenephillips Website - arlenephillips.com

Mar 10

2 min

“I Came from a Family Who Couldn’t Afford Dance Lessons” She may have started out her dancing career as a live-in house sitter for Ridley Scott, worked on Hollywood movies with some of the biggest stars of the stage and screen, and choreographed some of the world’s most famous musicals, but life in the public eye hasn’t always been a smooth ride for Arlene Phillips CBE.  From paying for her early training by working in a bakery, to finding out she was pregnant just as she was on the cusp of breaking America and then again at the age of 47, to losing her job on Strictly in a very public manner, the 77-year-old star revealed the ups and downs of her career in an open interview with celebrity event planner and brand consultant Liz Taylor, on her Events That Made Me podcast.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Arlene Phillips Instagram - @arlenephillips Twitter - @arlenephillips Facebook - facebook.com/arlenephillips Website - arlenephillips.com

Mar 10

37 min 19 sec

"It was just a normal Friday night. And Garry never came back through the door and that's something we have to live with" Liz Taylor marks International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021 by exploring the impact of life-changing events on her business and personal life, and that of her two guests, Baroness Helen Newlove and Figen Murray. Both women experienced the most unimaginable tragedy of family members being murdered and have turned those experiences into a journey that has challenged society’s culture of safety and campaigned for legal change.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Figen Murray Twitter - @FigenMurray Website - figenmurray.co.uk Baroness Helen Newlove Twitter - @baronessnewlove Instagram - @baronessnewlove LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/baroness-newlove

Mar 5

14 min 23 sec

Entertainment industry leader Professor Jonathan Shalit attributes career success to two things, working harder and thinking broader than your competitors. Liz Taylor expands on this, and stresses the importance of loving what you do no matter where you are or what’s going on around you.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Jonathan Shalit Twitter - @jonathanshalit

Feb 24

2 min 54 sec

"The more successful you are, the more lovers you get, but the more haters you get.”  What do Sir Elton John, Simon Cowell and ‘fifth Beatle’ George Martin all have in common? Well aside from the multi-million-pound bank balances, all of them have made it on to the ‘nice’ list of one of the UK’s most prolific talent managers, Jonathan Shalit OBE. Liz Taylor uncovers some of the events that made Jonathan the “king of showbiz” including how he  successfully navigated incredibly tough financial and professional challenges in 2019.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Jonathan Shalit  Twitter - @jonathanshalit

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Feb 24

42 min 7 sec

Rather than looking for return on investment, Sarah-Jane Heath looks for "return on opportunity". So, Liz Taylor makes an inspiring case for the importance of taking a deep breath, owning the moment, and "making it happen".  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Sarah-Jane Heath

Feb 10

3 min 19 sec

“I had this split-second moment where I thought if I say yes, I will end up working for Take That...” Sarah-Jane Heath (known in the business as SJ) spent many years at the top of her profession, travelling the Globe with one of the UK’s most successful boybands, Take That, at the height of their comeback. Liz Taylor finds out the incredible chain of events that catapulted SJ into the world of showbusiness 21 years ago, and how she is now looking to inspire others to have the courage to make a similar ‘return on opportunity.’  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Sarah-Jane Heath

Feb 10

27 min 49 sec

Liz Taylor reflects there are times in your life when diversifying is the only way to put bread on the table.  Sculptor Beth Cullen-Kerridge literally had to get the bread to market when times were hard for her and husband Tom. But from that bread, she created her own international success with her bronze and marble sculptures. Liz explores how going from bread to bronze is something we can all achieve.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

Jan 27

1 min 57 sec

"Sir Anthony Caro used to say, 'You can't do it all Beth.' And I thought: 'I can'"   Meet the British sculptor who created the 'Dhow Sail' - the large marble sculpture in front of the Dubai Opera House. Liz Taylor delves into the events that make an international artist like Beth Cullen-Kerridge, all while being the other driving force behind the success of her husband, chef Tom.   From working for sculptor Sir Anthony Caro to the creation of her "Super Suits" bronzes, via the success of the Kerridges' restaurants and hotels, Liz finds out the hard work and ambition that makes Beth Cullen-Kerridge truly unique.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

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Jan 27

35 min 38 sec

Ex footballer Gary Neville has got Liz Taylor thinking about her own goals, and why they’re crucial to success in business. 

Jan 13

2 min 33 sec

“Everything was 110%. They would literally die for every single pass, every tackle, every header.” From playing football for Manchester United, to coaching in Valencia, to building a portfolio of ventures in hospitality, property and education, Liz Taylor uncovers the events that made Gary Neville.  Gary speaks truthfully about his family, his successes, and how he bounces back. Hear about his business projects that have been both clean goals and off-the-post misses, including the pushback he’s received on his most ambitious project, the St. Michael’s development in Manchester. Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

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Jan 13

35 min 18 sec

2020 has been a year of challenge and uncertainty, so Liz reflects on the importance of Christmas in a time when people are in need. Find out how the lessons from Mrs Claus' interview can help in business and in life. Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

Dec 2020

3 min 30 sec

"They cannot cancel Santa!"  Liz Taylor finds out about the business of Christmas in a very special interview with Mrs Claus. Where did she and Father Christmas meet? How does he get down all the chimneys in time? And how does Mrs Claus keep everything running back in Lapland? Enjoy some Christmas magic on The Events That Made Me.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

Dec 2020

11 min 54 sec

Liz is reminded of the power of giving back when Ruth Langsford talks about "Paying it Forward'. Hear how Liz's mentoring role on Channel 4's "Working Girls" and her contribution to the North West Board of the Prince's Trust has affected her life.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Ruth Langsford Twitter - @RuthieeL Instagram - @ruthlangsford Ruth Langsford Fashion

Dec 2020

2 min 54 sec

"I thought. Oh my! I've landed. This is where I want to be. It was so exciting. It felt like the Starship Enterprise!"   Ruth Langsford has become a beloved TV personality, presenting shows like ITV's This Morning and Loose Women. Liz Taylor finds out the events and the people that helped her get there.  Ruth and Liz talk about the chance meeting that led to a dream career in front of the camera, Ruth's new fashion line in partnership with QVC, and how she came to meet her partner Eamonn Holmes, both on screen and in life.  "Eamonn tells this story about how he met me on the street corner, it gets a massive laugh every time." Don’t forget you can hear from Ruth's husband Eamonn Holmes in season one of The Events That Made Me.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Ruth Langsford Twitter - @RuthieeL Instagram - @ruthlangsford Ruth Langsford Fashion

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Dec 2020

36 min 50 sec

How does humility impact on your relationships? Tom Kerridge's admission that his humility can be mistaken for insecurity, gets Liz thinking how learning to be humble has had a huge impact on her relationships.  Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Tom Kerridge  Instagram, Twitter, Facebook: @ChefTomKerridge Next episode out 9th December! 

Nov 2020

3 min 16 sec

“Making it through a recession made us stronger”  Award-winning chef Tom Kerridge shares how he and wife Beth Cullen-Kerridge almost lost everything during the Great Recession in the late 2000s.  Liz Taylor asks him about the ‘difficult business decisions’ that the couple had to make during that time, likening it to the situation that the COVID-19 hit hospitality and event industry faces today. In this episode of Events That Made Me, find out about his early beginnings, the meaning of the coveted Michelin Star, why he went through a huge weight loss and what (and in this case, who…) has been key to his business success.  “If you’re lucky enough to be with the right person it cements foundations, it helps you bond much stronger." With a string of hit recipe books, restaurants and shows under his belt, Liz dives into the recipe that has made Tom Kerridge a success.    Liz Taylor’s 30-year career in event planning has built an impressive portfolio of events, including celebrity weddings, charity fundraisers like Children in Need with Gary Barlow and huge gala dinners such as Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace for HRH Duke of Cambridge, as well as the Manchester United Champions League winning after party in Moscow and Coronation Street’s 40th anniversary celebrations. During lockdown in March, with the events industry on hold, she turned her attention to launching her own consultancy and realised a lifelong ambition in launching her own podcast.    Liz Taylor   Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Tom Kerridge  Instagram, Twitter, Facebook: @ChefTomKerridge Next episode out 9th December! 

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Nov 2020

45 min 17 sec

Being someone else is not good enough. Inspired by Gok Wan MBE, Liz reveals why being yourself is so important in business. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Gok Wan Instagram, Twitter, Facebook: @therealgokwan Next episode out 25th November!  Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.   Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry.  Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.

Nov 2020

2 min 3 sec

“I basically blagged my way on to one of the best hair and makeup agencies books in the country”  Liz Taylor finds out the events that made Gok Wan MBE, one of Britain’s top Fashion Consultants, Authors and Presenters. Now a regular on ITV's "This Morning" Gok started on our screens on Channel 4's "How To Look Good Naked". From helping people “Say Yes To The Dress”, to making a mean Chicken Katsu Curry on his hit series "Gok Wan's Easy Asian", to receiving an MBE for services to fashion - Liz discovers why you should never underestimate Gok Wan. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning Event Planner (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.   Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry.  Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Gok Wan Instagram, Twitter, Facebook: @therealgokwan Next episode out 25th November! 

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Nov 2020

34 min 10 sec

Who is Liz's first guest of Season 2? Find out here! 

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Nov 2020

2 min 45 sec

What events made internationally renowned Events Planner, and your host, Liz Taylor? Liz rounds up this season with her own interview. Find out how the woman who organises events for Prime Ministers and Royals, built a business to be able to organise those events. From the moment she knew branding was vital, to the impact of her divorce, these are the Events That Made Liz Taylor. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event producer (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

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Sep 2020

41 min 53 sec

Equality has been at the heart of everything Antony Cotton has done, and it's had a pivotal role in the career of CEO and business leader Liz Taylor. In this bonus Air Extentionsion learn how equality plays its part for Liz, in life and in business.  Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Antony Cotton Twitter - @antonycotton Instagram - antonycotton

Aug 2020

2 min 20 sec

Antony Cotton remembers the moment aged 5, he thought: "I want to be on the telly". Liz Taylor finds out the events that took Antony to play some of the most poignant LGBTQ+ characters in British TV history (Queer As Folk, and 17 years as Sean Tully on Coronation Street).   On the week that would have been Pride in Manchester the actor and Help For Heroes patron, shares it all with his friend Liz Taylor. Including his biggest work rule and what compelled him to start spending his spare time helping the LGBTQ+ community and former military personnel alongside Help for Heroes.  And obviously, Liz wants to know how Antony became friends with one Joan Rivers. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Antony Cotton Twitter - @antonycotton Instagram - antonycotton

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Aug 2020

47 min 42 sec

Is getting to the “top of your game” all it’s cracked up to be? CEO Liz Taylor looks at it from another point of view, inspired by Mike Sweeney’s revelation that winning second place is better than nothing.  Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Mike Sweeney Twitter - @MikeSweeney_UK  Facebook - facebook.com/MikeSweeneyOfficial/ Website - bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0195t4s

Aug 2020

2 min 4 sec

How do you go from Miner to Rock Star to Broadcaster?  Mike Sweeney is one of those guys who seems to have done it all. He’s had a successful career as frontman of the Salford Jets, before going on to thrive as a broadcaster at radio stations including Capital Radio and BBC Radio Manchester. In this interview Liz Taylor pries open Mike’s rock ‘n’ roll black book and discovers the best and worst of the many interviews he’s done with huge names in the music industry. Mike also reflects on his career as a broadcaster and how it feels to be recognised by his peers. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Mike Sweeney Twitter - @MikeSweeney_UK  Facebook - facebook.com/MikeSweeneyOfficial/ Website - bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0195t4s

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Aug 2020

36 min 26 sec

Who you know is important - but what you know is what you sell. CEO Liz Taylor gets wise on how your expertise is something to shout about in business.  Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Martin Fullard  Twitter: @MartyFullardUAE LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/martin-fullard-b3618b22 Website: https://www.conference-news.co.uk/

Aug 2020

2 min 43 sec

How do you become a spokesperson for your industry? Martin Fullard is an award winning journalist who's career path has gone from passion to passion, or you could say: from cars to conferences. CEO Liz Taylor finds out what events made him. Martin is Editor of Conference News, one of the event industry's most influential magazines, and he is Editorial Director of Mash Media. As a commentator on, and spokesperson for the events industry, Martin is perfectly poised to discuss the impact of COVID 19 on conferences and parties.  Events Planner Liz Taylor digs in to Martin's views on the highs and lows of organising events, the people that have imacted on him,  and she reveals one of her biggest fears when putting on events. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Martin Fullard  Twitter: @MartyFullardUAE LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/martin-fullard-b3618b22 Website: https://www.conference-news.co.uk/

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Aug 2020

31 min 3 sec

How do you aim high and not fall? CEO Liz Taylor delves in to the theory that big dreams will carry you far in this Air Extension Episode. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk   Katie McGlynn  Instagram - @katiexmcglynn  Twitter - @KatieXMcGlynn

Aug 2020

2 min 46 sec

Katie McGlynn is an early starter - but that hasn't stopped her. Liz Taylor discovers what it took for Katie to get a National Television Award and a BAFTA nomination for her heartbreaking role as Sinnead Tinker in ITV's Coronation Street.  In this inspiring and touching chat, Katie also reveals how she got her part in BBC's Waterloo Road, who has had the biggest impact on her life and just how she found it within herself to take on the story of a young mother with cervical cancer in Coronation Street. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges.   Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Katie McGlynn  Instagram - @katiexmcglynn  Twitter - @KatieXMcGlynn

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Aug 2020

34 min 23 sec

You may think laughter is reserved for the business of comedy... but Business Leader Liz Taylor shows you how every relationship you form benefits from the power of laughter. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Justin Moorhouse Twitter - @justinmoorhouse  Instagram - @justinmoorhouse Website - justinmoorhouse.com

Jul 2020

1 min 45 sec

What does it take to be funny? Justin Moorhouse shares the events that made him the comedian, broadcaster and actor he is today. CEO Liz Taylor uncovers Justin's story of success, from Phoenix Nights to voicing the Vimto Frog.  Find out how Justin writes comedy, why being a late starter helped him out, why he loves being on the radio for the BBC and how he got the the job on Phoenix Nights. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe with her company The Taylor Lynn Corporation, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Justin Moorhouse Twitter - @justinmoorhouse Instagram - @justinmoorhouse Website - justinmoorhouse.com

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Jul 2020

34 min 8 sec

What does it mean to have passion? How do you find it? And how can harnessing it lead to your success? CEO and Business Leader Liz Taylor explains why passion can be a key factor in any business.  Lisa Riley is a multi-award winning actress. Known for her roles in Emmerdale (Mandy Dingle), BAFTA winning Three Girls, Strictly Come Dancing, You've Been Framed and Age Before Beauty. She has also had an incredible weight loss journey along the way. Lisa tells Liz how this massive change has impacted her life. The two also discuss the TV appearance that helped Lisa through the tragic loss of her mother. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager as CEO of the Taylor-Lynn Corporation (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Lisa Riley Instagram - @lisajaneriley Twitter - @reallisariley Facebook - facebook.com/officiallisariley

Jul 2020

2 min 32 sec

Lisa Riley is a multi-award winning actress, and for good reason. But the event that made Lisa came early in her life and led to an illustrious career. Lisa has wowed the nation on shows like Emmerdale (as Mandy Dingle), Three Girls, Strictly Come Dancing, You've Been Framed and Age Before Beauty. She has also had an incredible weight loss journey along the way. Lisa tells Liz how this massive change has impacted her life. The two also discuss the TV appearance that helped Lisa through the tragic loss of her mother. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Lisa Riley Instagram - @lisajaneriley Twitter - @reallisariley Facebook - facebook.com/officiallisariley

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Jul 2020

33 min 48 sec

Your relationships are fundamental to your success. CEO Liz Taylor reveals her secrets to how you can create, build and preserve your career through great relationships - like the ones Biggins created. Christopher Biggins is best known in his roles on Rent-A-Ghost, Porridge and I'm A  Celebrity. You will have seen him on Celebrity Big Brother (cbb) and on many a pantomime stage. His acting CV is extensive for stage and screen.   Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Biggins Twitter - @onebiggins

Jul 2020

2 min 43 sec

Actor Christopher Biggins has done it all on stage and screen, but he lets Liz in on a secret: the event that actually made him. Hear about Zoom calls with Joan Collins, dinner with Frank Sinatra and about Biggins' love for politics. The two also discuss how the actor got himself onto the screens and into the hearts of people across the world. Christopher Biggins is best known in his roles on Rent-A-Ghost, Porridge and I'm A  Celebrity. You will have seen him on Celebrity Big Brother (cbb) and on many a pantomime stage. His acting CV is extensive for stage and screen. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Biggins Twitter - @onebiggins

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Jul 2020

30 min 47 sec

How many opportunities were presented to you today? And how many of them did you say yes to? In this Air Extension CEO and Business Leader, Liz Taylor talks about the massive impact seizing opportunities can have on your personal and professional life. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

Jul 2020

2 min 9 sec

They call Linda Plant "The Queen Of Mean" but what did she do to earn the title? Linda tells Liz how she went from the market stall to the stock market, from having a humble upbringing to having a multi-million-pound property portfolio. Hear the simple secret to Linda's success and how it ultimately landed her a position as one of Lord Alan Sugar's most trusted advisors on the BBC's The Apprentice. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Linda Plant Twitter - @LindaBPlant Insta - @lindaplantacademy Facebook - facebook.com/LindaPlantAcademy/ Website - https://lindaplant.com/

Jul 2020

38 min 41 sec

Everyone has a talent... what's yours? CEO and Business Leader, Liz Taylor explains the importance of focusing on and developing your own talents, rather than fixating on the talents of others.

Jun 2020

2 min

Liz finds out how Sally Lindsay became one of TV's most loved stars, appearing in Coronation Street, Mount Pleasant and Scott & Bailey. They talk about the events, people and decisions that changed her life completely - including how  prawns have played a part in that. Hear how she balanced starting in some of the UK's most loved shows while carrying twin boys. What got her on stage in the early days? Find out about Sally's experience growing up in the North West. Plus she reveals some of the characters she's worked with along the way. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Sally Lindsay Twitter: @sally_lindsay Instagram: sallylindsay73 Website - http://www.sallylindsay.com

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Jun 2020

37 min 48 sec

Knowing what you want is not arrogance. CEO Liz Taylor explains why you should never hide your ambitions. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk

Jun 2020

1 min 51 sec

What life events make a great broadcaster? Eamonn Holmes has been on your television (and radio) since 1979.  In this interview with Liz Taylor, he discusses the decisions, experiences and lessons that got him to be one of the UK's top journalists, and what has kept him there. Liz Taylor is a successful award-winning event manager (www.tlc-ltd.co.uk) and businesswoman, a media commentator, motivational speaker and consultant for hospitality brands (www.liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk). She plans events for a range of blue-chip corporate clients right across the UK and Europe, in addition to a large private and celebrity clientele. This includes the likes of Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright, Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford. Take That’s Gary Barlow and Howard Donald, football stars, actors, Prime Ministers, global business leaders….a royal guest or two.  Most recently, Liz has been sharing the benefit of her knowledge on a number of topics for the hospitality industry, including how to react to the current COVID-19 situation in terms of business planning, how the meeting and events landscape will look in 2021, and of course, what it is like to be a female pioneer in her industry. Never giving up. Overcoming life and business challenges. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk Eamonn Holmes Twitter - @EamonnHolmes Instagram - @eamonnholmes Website: officialeamonnholmes.com  

Jun 2020

41 min 12 sec

Honesty is the best policy…and here is why. Get motivated to be truly honest in your relationships and see the rewards with CEO and Business Leader, Liz Taylor.    Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk  

Jun 2020

2 min 6 sec

How does the word ‘yes’ lead to being the florist for 2 Royal Weddings and an International Memorial? Liz Taylor talks to Simon Lycett about what it takes to be great at your business, build life changing relationships and the everlasting impact of honesty. Simon Lycett has had a colourful and wild career ‘doing the flowers’ for films, royal weddings, and global events. In this interview he walks through the moments that got him to doing the flowers for 2 Royal Weddings and for one of the UK’ Liz Taylor has been organising events for over 30 years as CEO of Taylor Lynn Corporation. In this podcast series she now opens up her black book, invites an eclectic mix of celebrities, business leaders and life long friends to discuss the events that made them.     Plus every interview is accompanied by an "Air Extension" - an episode dedicated to Liz's breakdown of the themes from each interview. Liz Taylor Instagram - @liztaylorconsultancy Twitter - @ConsultancyLiz Facebook - facebook.com/LizTaylorConsultancy LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/liztaylor-tlc Website - liz-taylor-consulting.co.uk   Simon Lycett Instagram - simonlycett Twitter - @SimonLycett Facebook  Website - simonlycett.co.uk

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Jun 2020

36 min 55 sec