The Grocery GirlsMay 21, 2020
Janet Hadley - Spotlight on Sobriety / Head of Supplier Engagement, Co-op
The Grocery Girls podcast is back! This week, we're chatting with Co-op's Janet Hadley who discusses why she decided to go sober and how it has positively impacted her life. You can find out more about Janet here: https://www.janethadley.co.uk/
Jules Eustance, The Corporate Success Co
This week, we're chatting to Jules Eustance. With 25 years experience across retail, it's safe to say Jules knows a thing or two about the grocery industry. Now, she's sharing her experience with her new offering - The Corporate Success Co.
Annabel Karmel, Baby & Children's Food Expert
Julie Waddell, Founder, Moorish Dips
Debbie Spurgeon, Negotiation Skills Trainer
Steph Bateson and Emma Alam, Stemma Consulting
Let's talk about... job sharing.
This week, we're joined by Steph and Emma from S&E Consultancy to discover their story, how they came together as a job share, as well as providing practical advice for how you too can make a job share work.
Steph and Emma have over 20 years' combined experience, working for retailers such as Asda and Morrisons across buying, marketing and customer planning functions.
Sam Akinluyi, MD, PSALT
Welcome to our brand new series of The Grocery Girls Podcast! First up, we have Sam Akinluyi from PSALT. We also welcome our new host, Molly.
Helena Hills, CEO of TrueStart Coffee
Greg Randall, UK Head of Grocery, innocent
Samantha Thomas-Berry, Vice President, European HR at Kellogg Company
Check out all the info on #GGFest and buy tickets here: www.grocerygirlsuk.com/blog/introducing-ggfest/
Cat Gazzoli, Founder of Piccolo
Book recommendation: The Home Stretch by Sally Howard
Emma Heal, Managing Director at Lucky Saint
Book recommendations: Lessons in Stoicism by John Sellars, Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty
Role model: Simon Sinek, his TED Talk can be found here: www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action/transcript#t-3680
Jenny Flintoft, Motivational Consultant
We've loved Jenny ever since she presented at our event last year. Here, she speaks about individuality, finding control and how much she needs a haircut. Plus, Verity shares some reflections on the event of the past couple of weeks.
Book recommendation: Untamed: Stop pleasing, start living by Glennon Doyle
Richard Sullivan, Senior Learning and Development Manager at Co-op
Book recommendation: Tame, Messy and Wicked Risk Leadership by David Hancock
Helen Hepworth, Founder and Director, Collective Stories
Book recommendation: Drinking from the Fire Hose: Making Smarter Decisions Without Drowning in Information by Christopher J. Frank and Paul F. Magnone
BeInspired conférence details: www.retail-week.com/be-inspired/conference?authent=1
Anna Harris, Strategist and Researcher on Female Ambition
We spoke to Anna about the findings of her MBA research, living and working in lockdown with four children, and the change she hopes this period will bring.
It’s also Mental Health Awareness Week, so we had some thoughts from our host Hester and our weekly contributor Verity.