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11 lucky people in the UK can now own a What’s On 4 Junior franchise giving them a flexible, home-based business from an established and multi-award winning International company. We work with well-known brands such as Hilton Hotels, Prima Baby magazine and Humprey's Corner with over 1 ...Find out more >>
These national awards were established to reward and recognise the companies and individuals that make flexible working possible and show that family-friendly employment supports family life, enables parents to achieve their full potential, is of great benefit to the UK economy and gives real value to all involved!
What some of our finalists and winners said of the day.....
Host Alexandra Watson - 'I loved being a part of the day and was honoured to meet everyone'
'Even though I wasn't a winner, it didn't feel like that! The ceremony was absolutely lovely and you made us all feel very special.....I can't tell you what it has meant to me, my family and the mums who attend my classes - everyone has been so proud of me! The recognition that comes from being a finalist in an award such as this will be something I'll take pride in for a long time!'
‘I just want to say a very quick thank you for a super wonderful day yesterday, topped off with the win. I am still on cloud 9, it will really make a difference to me and the businesses’.
'Wow what a day it was!!! I found it enormously useful to the point where I’ve now drastically altered my business'
We held an exciting awards ceremony hosted by the fabulous Alexandra Watson - leading Happiness Coach, Expert Speaker/Motivator and founder of the Happiness System at Work! (right) Alexandra has appeared on TV in The X Factor and in major magazines and national newspapers (including Good Housekeeping, Marie Claire, Eve, Psychologies, Now, The Independent and on BBC Radio!)
(Alexandra with award sponsor Amanda Frolich and winner Roberta Jerram. Images courtesy of http://www.mibewick.co.uk)
All winners took away a fantastic range of prizes to include a fabulous coaching/mentoring day with Alexandra Watson to learn her proven methods for happiness and success in business!
All our awards are about flexible employment especially family-friendly employment. We recognise all types of flexible employment whether you are an employee, company or a small business owner. Our judges are looking for real, everyday stories where flexible employment is working and proving that having family-friendly approach can be a real asset to a company.
Will you be a winner next year? Get prepared with our How to win Business Awards
Business Parent of the Year View Finalists and the Winner >>>>
Open to any parent who has their own business. A parent that has overcome many challenges to launch their business but has made it a success. Prize – A one night Reviver break for two people sharing a Superior room at the Ragdale Hall Health Hydro and Thermal Spa in Leicestershire (value £430)
Start-up Business of the Year View the Finalists and the Winner >>>
Open to any business category which has been trading for 2 years or under and whose founder is a parent operating within a ‘family friendly’ model – As sponsored by Create – Prize – A selection of business guides by Antonia Chitty, a complimentary ticket to the 2012 BusinessMums Summit and a years membership to the Mumpreneurs networking club
Self-Employed Parent of the Year View Finalists and the Winner >>>>
Open to any parent who is registered self-employed. A parent that has overcome many challenges to work for themselves but has created their own flexible employment. Prize - a night away for two at the fabulous, funky Pelirocco Hotel in Brighton (terms and conditions apply)
Flexible Company of the Year View Finalists and the Winner >>>>
Open to any company who actively promotes exceptionally family-friendly and flexible working policies to its team. As sponsored by Magic Moments Photography. Prize includes a fantastic Champneys personalised facial and skin analysis at any one of the Champneys seven Town and City Spas as well as 6 months supply of Vitabiotics Wellwoman® supplements
Franchisor of the Year sponsored by whatson4me.co.uk
View Finalists and the Winner >>>>
Open to any franchisor who actively promotes exceptionally family-friendly and flexible working policies to it's franchisees.
Growing Business of the Year sponsored by
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Open to any business category which has been trading for 2 years or more and whose founder is a parent operating within a ‘family friendly’ model.