June Burgess: After TEDxStormont

  Back in 2017, June Burgess made the TEDxStormont audience clench their buttocks and let go. Inspired by the need to relax while horse jumping, June told us to smile with all four cheeks to live a fulfilled life. It’s 2021 and the message is still a motto for June and her business. Originally a…

Dorcas Crawford: On the Road Less Travelled

Dorcas Crawford is founder of The Better Way, a unique service for conflict management. Through this service Dorcas brings her mediation and facilitation skills to senior management teams and board members in public, private and third sector organisations, as well as conducting workplace mediations. Earlier this year, she sold her award-winning law firm Edwards &…

Marcus Hunter-Neill

Marcus Hunter-Neill: The Wind Beneath Portia’s Wings

Marcus Hunter-Neill Marcus Hunter-Neill spent 17 years trying to be an overnight success. Struggling to read or spell due to severe dyslexia and suffering humiliating bullying, Marcus started out by working with children who have special needs and moved into the performing arts. There his alter-ego Lady Portia Di’Monte was born. In 2016, Marcus took…

Lindsay Robinson reflects on Maternal Mental Health

Lindsay Robinson is the founder of Have you seen that girl?, an award winning movement dedicated to raising awareness of maternal & parental mental health and signposting parents to help, support and community. In 2016, Lindsay took to the TEDxStormont stage to share her experience of motherhood and perinatal mental health. She has campaigned tirelessly…

Eileen Mullan

Eileen Mullan reflects on Boardroom Apprentice

Eileen Mullan is founder of Boardroom Apprentice – an initiative that bridges the gap between aspiration and reality for those who want to serve on a board and would like some help to get there. She is a champion for boardroom diversity and a believer in anything is possible, being constantly frustrated by the phrase…