How to become a Successful Entrepreneur

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An interactive and inspiring 'scratch to success' talk for women by women followed by effective learning solutions for small businesses.

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  • Are you finding it difficult to raise funds for your business?
  • Do you struggle to manage your work along with running your business?
  • Do you feel like you never have enough hours in the day?
  • Do you struggle to promote your business in this digital world?
  • Do you find it difficult to pitch an idea to target customers?

If you have answered yes to any of the above questions, then this event is for YOU!

This 1.5 hour is packed with real and honest content coming straight from those who have been in the business for several years and who have worked their way up through quiet determination and hard work, braving through competition, culture and even SARS! Come and hear their stories, get inspired and get the motivation to build your own empire - safe and strong!

This webinar is in collaboration with TrainerUni, a leadership learning portal, both for corporates and individuals, offering learning solutions for women entrepreneurs as they venture on their entrepreneurial journey.


4:30 - Introduction to Mums@PLAY, a support community for women entrepreneurs, how coaching can help by Mehroo Turel, Business Coach (ICF-ACC), Founder - Mums@PLAY

4:45 - 5:30 - Speakers Elsa Law, Adriana Chan, Angela Hancock talk about their entrepreneurial journey - from Scratch to Success

5:30 - Introduction to TrainerUni, a leadership learning portal for corporates and individuals, with a special module for women entrepreneurs. How TrainerUni's team of experts and coaches can support these individuals to learn and grow in the Startup and Growth Phase of their business. By Salina Chan, Career Coach, Founder - TrainerUni

5:50 - 6:00 - Q&A


OUR SPEAKERS (in order of presentation)

Mehroo Turel - Mehroo Turel is a passionate business and career coach, social media marketing expert, speaker and a community builder dedicated to the advancement of women. She started her career with the Tata Group, India as a TAS officer and has performed roles in sales, marketing and HR in industries ranging from IT, Consumer Appliances, Retail and Hospitality. Having lived in UK, she is now based in Hong Kong where she juggles entrepreneurship with motherhood as an expat living in a multi-cultural city and holds coaching conversations with people from different geographies around the world. She uses her knowledge and experience as a successful mother, entrepreneur and corporate executive to support people, specially women to achieve a good work-life balance and the right mindset for business, career growth and personal success. Mehroo is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) from the International Coach Federation (ICF). Leading an energetic and active lifestyle, in her free time Mehroo loves walking her dog, working out in the gym or hiking up the hills around Hong Kong island.

Elsa Law - is the CEO of Elsa Law & Co. Solicitors. She was qualified in the UK and had practised law in London before returning to Hong Kong. She was legal counsel to the Kowloon Canton Railway Corporation (now MTR) and Ryoden (Holdings) Limited (now Mitsubishi) overseeing, managing and supervising commercial deals and litigation claims. Elsa Law & Co. Solicitors is a boutique law firm that is known for its client-centric, multi-perspective/holistic approach and practical solution services. It has grown from a local boutique law firm to a firm that offers international legal services through its worldwide lawyers’ network of over 200 lawyers spreading across over 64 jurisdictions. It is the gold winner of the Best Legal Advice of the Expat Living Readers’ Choice Award 2021.

Adriana Chan - Graduated from the HKU with a B.A. Degree and an MBA. She joined the Hong Kong Police Force in 2005, with the Baton of Honour Award. The former senior inspector had served Police Tactical Unit, Police Public Relations Branch, Police Negotiator Cadre and Interpol, where she had ample experience in media handling. Adriana is married with two daughters. Her first daughter was the driving force for her to become a compassionate edupreneur. In 2013, She founded MASS International Preschool (a child care centre in Causeway bay) from scratch. In 2015, she expanded the child care centre to an international kindergarten and opened a new campus in Tai Hang. In 2017, she again founded Spanish Primary School from scratch. Currently, she is expanding her school to Secondary school. Adriana also has extensive experience in leadership training and has developed her school-based leadership training programme for her students. Adriana also takes active part in community service and auxiliary police service in her personal time.

Angela Hancock - has always had a passion for health and wellness. She began her career as a fitness leader over 25 years ago as a passion project whilst she worked for an international law firm in the HR department and also studying part-time for her LLB. After 15 years at that firm, she decided to take a career break and began working as a teacher's assistant at her daughter's school so that she could spend more time with her. She found the work extremely full-filling and studied for a PGCE and qualified as a primary school teacher. At the same time, Angela was introduced to an MLM health and wellness company which helped her to lose 10 sticky pounds which she'd put on whilst studying for her PGCE. This was how Bust A Rut was launched and within a year, she decided to follow her passion and devote all of her time to helping people achieve their health and wealth goals. Angela quickly became the #1 income earner and enroller for the company in Hong Kong and a recognised global leader for the company, speaking and training at numerous events. Having a passion for personal development, Angela qualified as an NLP Master Practitioner and is about to certify as a Clinical Integrated Hypnotherapist with EKKA.

Salina Chan is a passionate talent developer. She has over 20 years of experience, an expert in organization development, talent management and leadership development. She has solid experience in building organization culture, leading change management & re-organization projects, to talent acquisition, developing competencies framework, learning & development, performance management and succession planning. She is also a strategic HR business partner working closely with senior management across countries. Her exposure in multinational companies and different industries, such as, financial, insurance, banking, FMCG, catering, and telecommunication, enable her to develop human capital strategies and solutions with wide perspective and global mindset. Salina holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration, a Master in Science, Training & Human Resource Management and a Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree. Salina has also attained Executive Coaching Accreditation (ICF PCC) & Certified Team Coach. Salina is native in Cantonese, and with excellent command of Mandarin and English.

For any questions about the event please contact us on | Facebook/Instagram: @mumsatplayevent

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Mums@PLAY is a platform that brings women together, “mumtrepreneurs” in particular, who run small businesses mostly from home, offering them an opportunity and a common space to talk about their products or service through bazaars, and empowering them through workshops that are based on various topics related to managing their businesses. Through the year we organise shopping bazaars, pop-ups, business workshops and also casual networking meetings for entrepreneurs. You can see our past events on our website or follow us on facebook and Instagram @mumsatplayevent.

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