Speaking and workshops

Book Griselda to speak at your next conference.

 

Griselda’s style is humorous, full of energy, interactive and very thought provoking.

She is known for her straight talk. To enquire of her availability to speak at your event, please send an email to  support@awovi.com.

Griselda is available for speaking engagements for corporations, charities, universities, conferences, networking groups and other industry-specific events. Whether it is a key-note, seminar or workshop,

Griselda is passionate about “creating light bulb” moments by creating memorable, engaging and practical presentations that the audiences can identify with and implement.

Griselda is a trained facilitator with experience of developing and delivering dynamic workshops and presentations to audiences from various professional and business backgrounds.
Griselda draws upon her business, professional, cultural and personal experiences together with a strong basis in research to present very high content and valuable information to help audiences transform their businesses.

University of East London’s Centre for Excellence in Women’s Entrepreneurship:

“Griselda shared her expertise and insights with delegates at University of East London’s women’s entrepreneurship conference. She delivered a fast-paced, interactive presentation to delegates that encouraged them to think about their business from a new perspective. Griselda received great feedback from attendees and we would welcome her back to events in the future!” -Linsey Cole, Policy Adviser at Enterprise Directorate, University of East London

AAOE Women in Business Conference:

“Griselda is a sharp and professional business consultant who has many years in the industry. I was fortunate to speak at the AAOE conference alongside Griselda in July 2011. Here I experienced a well informed, detailed presenter who established great rapport with her audience, providing them with practical and applicable tools for change.” – Mbeke Waseme, Channel 4 executive coach

Workshop and speaking topics include:

  • Double your business in 90days!
  • How I escaped the 9-5 rat race and how you can too!
  • 6 smart ways that women can create sustainable and profitable businesses
  • Rip up your to-do list – Get more done in the next 24hours than you’ve ever accomplished

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See below for upcoming events.

2014

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May
Event: Unlocking Potential: Growth Strategies for female entrepreneurs 
Date:  10th of May 2014
Time:  10am – 5pm
Venue: Guardian Office, London
Hosted by: The Guardian 
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April 
Event: Super Growth Conference 2014
Date:  3rd April 2014
Time:  9am – 5pm
Venue: Leeds Club
Hosted by: awovi
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March
Event: GO LIVE
Date:  20th March 2014
Time:  6pm-8:30pm
Venue: Bewley Hotel, Leeds
Hosted by: NetworkSHE

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March
Event: Don’t Settle, Change it (you can)
Date:  27th March 2014
Time:  12noon-2pm
Venue: TBC
Hosted by: Forward Ladies Stockport 
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February  
Event: Positive Women’s Day – A day of learning
Date:  27th February 2014
Time:  9:30-3pm
Venue:  Handpicked Hall, Leeds
Hosted by: Forward Ladies
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February  
Event: Don’t Settle, Change it (you can)
Date:  4th February 2014
Time:  12noon-2pm
Venue: TBC
Hosted by: Ladies Networking Bradford
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2013

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November 
Event: Kick Start Your Business Growth
Date:  29th November 2013
Time:  12noon-2pm
Venue: TBC
Hosted by: http://kickstartgrowthworkshop13.eventbrite.com/
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November 
Event: Guest Lecture on Gender and Enterprise 
Date:  18th November 2013
Time:  3:30pm -6pm
Venue: University of Leeds  
Hosted by: University of Leeds
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June
Event: The Girls Mean Business Road Show
Date:  12th & 13th June 2013
Time: 9am to 4:30pm
Venue: Milton Keynes and Manchester
Hosted by: The Girls Mean Business
 
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May
Event: Make That Change 2013
Date:  23rd May 2013
Time:  9am – 4pm
Venue: The Hive 
Hosted by: http://makethatchange2013.eventbrite.com/
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March 

Event: Masterclass: Africa
Date:  9th March 2013
Time:  10am – 5pm
Venue: School of Oriental and African Studies
Hosted by: http://reconnectmasterclassafrica.eventbrite.com/

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February 
Event: Ignite your success
Date:  12th February 2013
Time:  12noon-2pm
Venue: B.Hive
Hosted by: http://www.bhiveclub.com/news-and-events.php

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January
Event: People vs Finance: Panel discussion 
Date:  29th January 2013
Time:  18:00 to 19:30pm
Venue: Leeds University Business School
Hosted by: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/

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2012

November

Event: Kick Start Growth for 2012 Workshop 
Date:  30th November 2012
Time:  10am-4pm
Venue: Old Broadcasting House
Buy your ticket from here: http://kickstartgrowth.eventbrite.com/
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Event: Guest Lecture on Gender and Entrepreneurship
Date:  20th November 2012
Time:  10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue: Leeds University Business School
Hosted by: Leeds University Business School 
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Event: Networking Lunch 
Date:  21st November 2012
Time:  12:00am to 2:00pm
Venue: Great Victoria Hotel, Bradford
Hosted by: Forward Ladies 
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June

Event: Empowering Entrepreneurial Women: How to start and run your own successful business 
Date:  23rd June 2012
Time:  10:30pm – 4:30pm
Venue: TBC
Hosted by: Make Every Woman Count
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July
Event: Africa-Gives Launch 
Date:  4th July 2012
Time:  9am – 11am
Venue: Chatham House
Hosted by: http://www.chathamhouse.org/

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February

Event: Small business pitfalls and how to avoid them
Date: 29th February 2012
Time:  11am – 12pm
Venue: Parsons Green, London
Hosted by: http://www.motivatingmum.co.uk/
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March
Event: Positive Women’s Day – Double your business in 90days!
Date: 20th March 2012
Time:  9:15 – 3pm
Venue: Leeds University, http://www.leedsuniversityunion.org.uk/conferencing/rooms/
Hosted by: Forward Ladies 
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April
Event: Double your business in 90days! 
Date:  25th April 2012
Time:  12:30pm
Venue: B.Hive, Manchester
Hosted by: B.Hive Live in the Lounge
May
Event: Double your business in 90days! 
Date:  30th May 2012
Time:  11:05 pm
Venue: Sheffield
Hosted by: Forward Ladies 
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2011

June
Event: Two Day Pitching and Business Workshop
Date: Monday 6th and 13th June 2011
Time: 10am – 4pm
Venue: Princess Diana Memorial Trust
To register please visit:http://pitchingandbusinessworkshop.eventbrite.com/
Hosted by:African Foundation for Development – AFFORD-UK
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July
Event: Making a Difference -Women in Business Conference 2011 
Date: 29th July
Time: 12noon – 8pm
Venue: School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
To register please visit: http://africanwomenconference.eventbrite.com/
Hosted by: Association of African Owned Enterprises 
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September
Event: MumpreneurUK Conference 
Date: Sunday 25th September 2011
Time:  9.30am – 5.30pm
Venue: Heart of England Conference Centre, Meriden Road, Fillongley, CV7 8DX
Hosted by: Mumpreneur UK  2011 Conference
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October
Event: Business growth for creative entrepreneurs
Date: 1st October 2011
Time:  11am – 12pm
Venue: central London
Book your ticket here:  http://businessgrowthforcreatives01.eventbrite.com
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November
Event: University of London’s Centre for Excellence in Women’s Entrepreneurship Conference
Date:  17th November 2011
Time:  9am – 5pm
Venue: Honourable Artillery Centre, Morgate London
Hosted by: http://www.uel.ac.uk/cewe/conference.htm
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Event: Double your business in 90days!
Date:  29th November 2011
Time:  11.05-12.35 am
Venue: The Catalyst Innovation Centre, Heslington, York, North Yorkshire, UK, YO10 5DG 
Hosted by: Forward Ladies 
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Event: Mobilising Young African Women in the UK
Date:  3rd December 2011
Time:  2pm-7pm
Venue: The Africa Centre 38 King Street, London WC2E 8JT
Hosted by: FORWARD UK http://www.forwarduk.org.uk/news/events/83