Coming up in May 2019
A Very Fashionable Breakdown
Stress and burn-out are huge challenges we all face in modern business. Marie Oakes was flying high in her career as a fashion designer for leading fashion brands Alexander McQueen and Mulberry until she hit burn out. She was 32. Marie has spent the last 10 years researching what makes us resilient and how we can incorporate self-care into our everyday lives and take responsibility for our own mental wellbeing – the wealth that money can’t buy.
Marie will share her journey and ideas which will lead into a discussion and an opportunity to share our own thoughts and experience on these serious challenges in modern business.
6.00-6.30pm: Registration and networking
6.30-7.45pm: Talk and discussion
7.45-9.00pm: Networking, wine and canapés
Free for members
£24.00 for non members
More on Marie:
Marie is a fashion designer who has worked for leading fashion brands including Alexander McQueen, Mulberry, M&S and Topshop. Founder of The Trend Academy, she is currently writing a new BA Hons Fashion Degree for a UK University and gets invited to speak at industry events across the country about fashion, self care and resilience. She helps students become ‘industry-ready’ and more recently is working with leaders to help them cope with stress and burn-out and is developing programmes for businesses to help their teams look after their mental health and wellbeing.