About Time You Met: Alana SpencerBy Angelica Malin
Throughout International Women’s Day 2017, we’ll be celebrating the work of women everywhere with a series of inspirational interviews with female entrepreneurs, restauranteurs, CEOs, chefs and more. Today, meet Alana Spencer, founder of Ridiculously Rich by Alana and winner of The Apprentice 2016. We sit down to talk business, brownies and start-up tips:
Tell me a little bit life after The Apprentice – what’s changed?
Life has got a whole lot busier. The website sales, which hadn’t previously been a big part of my business, went crazy. I have people enquiring to stock my products really frequently. It’s basically been a dream come true!
How have you found being a woman in business?
What’s your business journey been like?
Tell me about business – what’s the big idea?
How does it differ to other business of this kind?
What inspires you?
What does good food mean to you?
What’s your favourite cake in the range?
What 3 tips would you give to someone wanting to start their own food business?
How has your personal experience lead to starting the company?
What was a turning point for the business?
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given for starting your own business?
Plans for 2017?