Kick-start opportunity for a science-based start-up to benefit from over £10k...

Kick-start opportunity for a science-based start-up to benefit from over £10k of lab and business support for one-year at Oxfordshire’s Heyford Park Innovation centre.  Biotech start-ups are invited to enter a competition to win a 12-month lab space and business support package at Heyford Park Innovation Centre (HPIC) in Oxfordshire. The prize, which is worth […]

Co-operative Futures launch new peer-mentoring programme in Oxford

Co-operative Futures and OxLEP’s eScalate programme collaborate to celebrate community businesses and co-ops at Co-op event What: Community Businesses & Co-ops: Panel Conversation & Social Meet Up Date: Thursday 13th October from 6 – 8 pm Where:  The White House by Tap Social, 38 Abingdon Road  Co-operative Futures, CAG Oxfordshire and OSEP, the organisation delivering OxLEP’s […]

The Queen: the epitome of the ‘servant leader’

I was lucky enough to meet the Queen on two occasions. They were both as a result of my involvement with Turbosound, a company that designs and manufactures professional loudspeakers, which have been used by bands such as Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, Michael Jackson and many others. The first time was when Turbosound was awarded […]

Natasha Purple

I’m a consultant offering leadership coaching and strategic reflection support. I bring a “whole person, whole system” lens to help leaders strengthen their insights, navigate dynamic business contexts and amplify their impact.

Heart For Leadership: Episode 2 with Frank Nigriello

My guest today is Frank Nigriello who has a long history of working in leadership, storytelling, and is the chair of the B4 community. You can discover more about Frank Nigriello at B4 business is a curated community of trusted businesses. You can find out more about B4 at You can discover more […]

Government cautioned over new recovery loan scheme

PRESS RELEASE                        Government cautioned over new recovery loan scheme Business owners need to know the personal stakes are high   June 2022: Following news that UK ministers are poised to launch a new £3bn recovery loan scheme that will require business owners to provide personal guarantees, Todd Davison, MD of Purbeck Personal […]