Category Archives: Community

Illustration of key workers wearing masks and medical equipment. The caption reads "Thank you".

The inspiring small businesses during the pandemic

off

Celebrating some tales of people doing good work in the face of global uncertainty.

Continue Reading...

New Adventures 2020: Cleaning up after messy old adventures

off

From its innovative climate impact policy to the organisers’ efforts to ensure the event is truly diverse, inclusive and accessible, New Adventures 2020 was a day of learning, accountability and hope.

Continue Reading...

Celebrating your success

off

As 2019 draws to a close I asked some of my clients what achievements they are celebrating this year.

Continue Reading...

Stockport independent Christmas shopping guide 2019

off

If you’re hoping for a less stressful Christmas and you’d like your hard-earned cash to go towards supporting independent businesses run by passionate, top-notch humans, here are my recommendations for doing your Christmas shopping around Stockport Old Town.

Continue Reading...

Stockport for Good: Community, collaboration and staying true to yourself

off

Chatting authentic marketing for small businesses alongside branding designer Charlotte Holroyd and ethical marketing specialist Karen Webber.

Continue Reading...

Headspace at The Wilderness Tonic Retreat

off

Getting some headspace at The Wilderness Tonic retreat, an away day in the Peak District to discuss work and challenges with other independent business owners.

Continue Reading...

5 great coffee shops in Stockport to host meetings

off

I love supporting other Stockport businesses by hosting meetings in local cafes. Join me on a tour of 5 great coffee shops in Stockport town centre for meeting clients!

Continue Reading...
Helen Joy speaking in front of audience at New Adventures Conference 2019

New Adventures 2019

off

My report from an amazingly positive day learning about ethical, inclusive and responsible design at New Adventures Conference.

Continue Reading...

Goodbye Seven Miles Out

off

After 4 years of art exhibitions, stand up comedy, film nights and more live music than I can remember, Stockport Old Town’s much-loved community hub Seven Miles Out is set to close at the end of April.

Continue Reading...