Vanessa Davies speaks at Burton Small Business

Overcoming fear and embracing change

The second speaker to be announced for our September 12 conference is Vanessa Davies, co-founder of the Calm Yoga studio in Burton town centre.

Calm Yoga Vanessa Davies People's Business AwardCalm Yoga was chosen last year as the overall winner of the People’s Business Award after receiving a wealth of public nominations and being praised by customers.

The People’s Business Award was launched in November 2017 in Burton as part of the county council’s Get Vocal About Local campaign in conjunction with us here at Burton Small Business.

Vanessa’s talk on September 12 at the Pirelli Stadium will be called, Overcoming Fear and Embracing Change. It will tell how Vanessa went from a primary school teacher, living on the other side of the world, to embracing life in Burton-on-Trent and opening a successful business.

Tickets for a packed morning of nine presentations and networking break sessions plus a great lunch from the Pirelli Stadium caterers cost £20 and can be bought online here.

Read more about the day and what is planned here.

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