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Boost female entrepreneurship to improve UK economy by £60 Billion

Boost female entrepreneurship to improve UK economy by £60 Billion

European Sales Coach & NLP expert Lenka Lutonska is asking what we can do to change this.


If women were taught to be more successful in starting and running their own businesses,it would increase the UK economy by £60bn[1], a recent report shows.

Women have a powerful untapped talent in the marketplace andwith just 17% of all new businesses having a female founder[2]and 98% of venture capital funding awarded to men[3],leading European Sales Coach & NLP expert Lenka Lutonska is asking what we can do to change this.

To support the publication of her new bookEnergetic Selling And Marketing,she is hosting a panel discussion to explore this gender bias, challenge the preconceptions and blocks that women face and propose a radical rethink on how we teach women to become successful entrepreneurs. The title for the discussion is:

Where are all the female business leaders?

How a new approach to supporting women in business can revitalise our economy

Date: Friday 22nd March 9.30am-11.30am

Venue: The Waldorf Hilton Hotel, Aldwych, London WC2B 4DD

During this expert panel discussion, the male and female panelists - and highly recognized business thinkers - will be:

  • exploring the entrepreneurial gender bias
  • challenging the preconceptions and blocks that women face
  • proposing a radical rethink on how we teach women to become successful entrepreneurs so that we can redress the balance and more women can gain access to the resources they need.

Author and coach Lenka Lutonska says:

"Women tend to haveimposter syndromewhich manifests as self-doubt, a paralysing inner voice telling them that they are not of value or good enough alongside a fear of failure and judgement so they easily fall into a place of low confidence and give up...I draw on their powerful feminine skills to help them find success, discover their genius and what their soul was really born to do, grab opportunities and make them a lot of money from it along the way!"             

The panel of experts will include:

Penny Power OBE- Founder of Ecademy, Digital Youth Academy, The Business Café and author oftheDigital Business Britain Manifesto. In her latest book,Business is Personal, Penny explores the challenges of women's entrepreneurship and the reality of growing a successful business. Penny was awarded an OBE for her contribution to entrepreneurship in 2014.

John Williams- founder of The Ideas Lab and bestselling author ofScrew Work, Let's PlayandScrew Work, Break Free. Both books have been recommended by The Sunday Times and translated into nine languages. John is also a judge for the Business Book Awards 2019 and an advocate for adapting our entrepreneurial styles to new environments.

Andrew Eggelton- an Australasian TV personality turned international presenting coach, Andrew turns female speakers into world-class speakers - and has a unique insight into the challenges women face when using their voice to create impact and success.

Lenka Lutonska- an internationally renowned business and mindset strategist, supporting female entrepreneurs from over 30 countries to achieve extraordinary growth. Lenka has written for Entrepreneur Magazine is the author of the forthcoming book,Energetic Selling and Marketing. She is hosting this panel discussion as a part of her book launch, as she is determined to rise to thisgender success gap in entrepreneurshipchallenge and tackle the reasons behind it head on, in order to empower women around the world to start up and grow successful businesses.

This panel discussion, which also supports the 2019 International Women's Day theme of a Balance For Better is to being held immediately before the start of Lenka's 3 day ‘Extraordinary Live' event which will be featuring several international coaches and speakers who support women in business and will be attended by female entrepreneurs and coaches from over 20 countries to learn strategies for business growth. The remaining tickets to this event are currently on sale via Lenka's website. 

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Selling & Marketing
: A New Way to Create Extraordinary Growth in Your Business

By: Lenka Lutonska

Published by: Fitzrovia Press 22.3.19

Price: £14.99

ISBN: 978-0-9570722-5-1

Notes to Editors about Lenka Lutonska:

Born in Slovakia, Lenka Lutonska moved to the UK at the age of 19 with a dream to 'change the world'.

From humble beginnings, working for McDonalds, she worked her way up to become one of Europe's leading business and mindset strategists for women in business.

Serving clients from over 30 countries, she helps women coaches and change-makers to marry business strategy and energy to create extraordinary growth in their businesses. Lenka is an international trainer of NLP, a professional speaker and the creator of theExtraordinary Growth Academy, where she guides women to turn their passion for making a difference into thriving, multiple six and seven figure businesses.

"Lenka combines business strategy with practical psychology and energy work in a way I've never experienced before. Within six months, I tripled my multiple-six-figure business and crossed the seven-figure mark."

Leigh Daniel, CEO and Founder of Project Positive Change

"I made my first 20k month in 2 weeks and 10x my income in several weeks! Lenka's methodology for business growth in one word?  Phenomenal!"

Lydia Wilmsen, Business and Mindset Coach

As a mother of three active boys, and a committed family woman, Lenka enjoys the variety and fun her working life offers.