As the leader of a company, you are there to set an example, to lead and inspire a team of individuals to achieve a series of business goals. But how do these business leaders go about their daily routine? Business Leader spoke to Kadian Pow, Founder of Bourn Beautiful Naturals and Lecturer in Sociology & Black Studies at Birmingham City University, about her working day.
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Janet Oganah: "Their Body Velvet Supreme cream (which was formulated for our first pop-up) is one of my favourite products. It flew off the shelves at our Islington pop-up concept store."
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"Vegan ingredients have the benefit of being cruelty-free, and you don’t have to be concerned with consuming in animal-derived ingredients some of the harmful antibiotics that are used on some animals."
"I had to work on my own confidence first before I decided that I couldn’t live with myself if I didn’t try. Thus, began Bourn Beautiful Naturals."
"Formulating products on paper is a bit like formulating an academic theory, but then you have to test it to see if works in real life. Otherwise, what’s the point?"
"Bourn Beautiful Naturals, born out of love for self by entrepreneur, Kadian, is taking the beauty industry by storm and we are so here for it."
"The inspiration for the name, Bourn Beautiful Naturals, came from where I live, Bournville, which is named after the small brook that runs through it: the Bourn Brook."