Jacqueline Gold

Five Lessons in Leadership From the UK's Smartest Women

Simone Roche | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simone Roche

As director of Women 1st, an initiative that aims to increase the number of women working in senior roles, I have come into contact plenty of high-achievers, from CEOs to editors, all of whom have valuable advice to share for women looking to reach the top. Here are a few top tips I've gained from some of the UK's smartest women.

Ann Summers Sales 'Through The Roof' Thanks To 50 Shades

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2013 | Home

Ann Summers tycoon Jacqueline Gold says the success of saucy literary hit 50 Shades of Grey has led to sales at her chain going through the roof. T...

Awards, Entrepreneurs and Hard Work

Annette Burgess | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Annette Burgess

The Powys Business Awards selected me as their 2012 Entrepreneurship Award winner, which is immensely flattering, but will also help to lend even more credibility to the Young Woman of Business Award. Whilst receiving any award is always really exciting, there are so many available to both individuals and businesses alike, that it can often be a case of "what's it worth?"

Young Woman of Business Announces First Winner

Annette Burgess | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK
Annette Burgess

Beth's concept for Glamour Fix is beautifully simple. Girls, women, ladies who are heading for a night out or a special occasion can access a group of trained professional hair and beauty specialists who will make sure that they all look fabulous before heading out.

Daily Post+Bloomberg+Jacqueline Gold=Very Exciting

Annette Burgess | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK
Annette Burgess

Okay, I'll admit it. I can get excited over things. Not in a 'fluffy, tossing my hair and squealing' way, more in a 'butterflies in the tummy and heart rate up' way. It's nice to feel that way, and it happens when we are doing something that is (usually) fun, exciting and sometimes a little unexpected or 'special'. I have spent most of this week feeling that way.