Securing external investment for the first time can be challenging as the CEO of a start-up. Read the top ten tips from Upper Street’s CEO Julia Elliott Brown, including defining your goals, exploring your funding options, networking, getting support, and demonstrating you have a good business.
As high fashion meets sky-high heels at New York Fashion Week this week we’re giving you a sneak preview of our new Art Deco branding and skyscraper heels; all part of an extensive range of new shoe design options coming soon.
When baking, they say you should follow directions, but when cooking you should cater to your own tastes. The same theory applies with shoes. The first thing any professional shoe designer thinks of is their brand, which in this case is you. There are no fashion faux pas when it comes to deciding what you want – what’s your favourite colour, what’s in your wardrobe, what’s coming up in your diary? Whatever you like will work for you, so keep it simple and follow your own unique tastes.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that tea is the best remedy for nearly all life’s problems, and aside from our love for shopping, shoes and cocktails, tea holds a special place in the hearts of the Upper Street team. This week we are sharing our top five places for afternoon tea in London, and Read more…