Inspirational YOU presents ‘Time to Raise the Bar’ on Saturday 25 June 2011 at London South Bank University (London Road).

Inspirational YOU has fast become one of London’s must-attend events for those seeking to learn, network, promote and increase  their skill base in a positive and professional environment.

This is an exciting and exclusive occasion for participants to be coached by some of Britain’s top speakers, and leading entrepreneurs.

This day is ideal for social entrepreneursstudentsbusiness leaders, those in lawfashionPR, marketingpublishingphotographyleadershipaspiring entrepreneurs or those who want to make a change.
This is a unique opportunity to attend seminars run by leaders of various industries.  Come and hear about their journeys and learn how to get ahead.  There will also be a charity fashion show in aid of the ACLT.
What is more you can meet FAB Editor-in-Chief Sinem who will take part in the fashion seminar at 14.15 and the Leading Ladies panel at 15.15 as well as our FABulous General Manager Nicola Odeku.

Inspirational YOU is a not-for-profit organisation that empowers and supports women and young people.    Students are invited to network, discuss their options and learn about the courses available at their local universities.

Inspirational YOU aims:

·         To empower students, leaders and entrepreneurs’

·         To further promote enterprise in women and young people

·         To widen participation in further and higher education

·         To provide a platform for attendees and exhibitors to network

·         To connect with professionals and like-minded individuals

·         To provide information, advice and guidance

The event will also provide small and new businesses with the opportunity to gain exposure, exhibit their products and network at this exciting niche event.  Inspirational YOU will showcase a range of ethical traders and independent designers, accessories, books, jewellery, stationary and homeware.

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June 2011 Workshops
The power of NOW – This workshop is about taking a practical and realistic look at how we can derive the full benefit of what life is offering us ‘now’ rather than living entirely in a ‘tomorrow’. –
Setting up an online business for less than £50 – Founder of – Joycellyn Akuffo

The benefits of further education and the tips to get a top class degree – LSBU
I am not void because I am unemployed – Tips and advice for those facing or have recently been made redundant or are seeking a new career.
Learn how to tap into the leader in YOU – Dionne Edwards (Director at www.get-on – – Master NLP Coach, Mentor and Motivational Speaker)

I am young and I am winning –TJ Morgan (Founder and Editor of Nupe Online E-zine), Kyla Frye(award winning actress and model –, Joanna Abeyie (freelance journalist and founder of Shine Media)   and Nathan Ghann (Top Ten Black graduates of 2010). Supported and hosted by Richard Kuti (Founder of YBS & Head of LSBU Student Union)
7 great ways to always be motivated – Bode Sharp
Working with the media – Hosted by
·         How to get free media coverage, particularly in print.
·         How to write a press release that journalists will read
·         Who to send it to in the first place
·         How to find journalist details etc.
How to get into law and succeed – Learn from some of the UK’s legal professionals – Hosted by Garry Green (Barrister), Courtenay Griffiths QC (Garden court chambers) , Hala Mustafa(Barrister at 4 Brick court) and Matthew Ryder QC (Matrix Chambers).
Inspirational YOUth – Meet 4 amazingly talented under 16’s
Fashion show for ACLT charity (25 mins) and
fashion seminar – featuring Denise Brown (fashion designer and trainer), Sinem Bilen-Onabanjo (Editor-in-chief, Fab Magazine),  Joy Odunsi (Director & Senior Stylist at, Sola Akinfie ( and  Kara Messina(Y’oh).
Leading ladies – Sophia A Jackson (Editor/ co-founder – Lime magazine & Editor/founder – Afridiziak Theatre News), Jody Dalmeda (Head of Media & Artist Management at Virgin Unite),Linda Asafo-Agyei (VP at Barclay Wealth) Tenneka Campbell (Floor Manager at ITN), Sinem Bilen-Onabanjo (Editor-in-chief, Fab Magazine)and Nina Malone (Model / Choreographer).
What do men REALLY think? (Tips on how to break the glass ceiling and how they lead by example)  Matthew Ryder (QC), Kevin Bennett (Entrepreneur) and Alphege Bell (Barrister), Ola Alake (President of 100BMOL) and Paul Hampartsoumian (Celebrity photographer).  Hosted byGarry Green (Barrister).

Inspirational YOU will be held at London South Bank University, London Road Building, London Road, SE1 6LN from 12pm – 6pm on Saturday 25th June 2011

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