Blogfest 43: Karen Gilbert and Her Biz Her Way

My 43rd guest blogger is Karen Gilbert. I knew I had known K for a long time but I had forgotten it was as long ago as 2008 but I can remember that day as clearly as she can. Here she tells the story of how she has become a supremely competent and confident businesswoman, owner, director, shareholder, investor, buyer, seller, inventor, marketer, educator, perfumer and fragrant alchemist. She’s another Creator, can you tell? Here’s K: My wonderful business coach, friend and colleague Judith Morgan is running a Blogfest to coincide with the launch of her book Your Biz Your […]

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Karen Gilbert: Perfumery Classes and Fragrance Training

Today’s blog guest is Karen Gilbert. Karen and I have worked together forever. She is my ideal client and very diligent and consequently very successful. Here’s Karen to tell you how it is, in her own words: My name is Karen Gilbert and I teach perfumery and coach people who want to start beauty businesses or fragrance lines. I am also the owner of a retail business and tattoo studio which has been running for 10 years now. My business is called Fragrant Alchemy but I currently trade under my own name at KarenGilbert.co.uk as I have 2 books published […]

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#LoveTheBoss: Karen Gilbert, Perfumery & Natural Beauty Expert

Hi Karen, Welcome to this series of interviews with female business owners? What can you tell us about you by way of introduction? I’m Karen Gilbert and have been properly self-employed since 2003. My current business is writing and teaching perfumery, but I didn’t set out with the intention of it being a business, it just kind of happened. In 2010 I decided to take a break from my other business as it was really draining me, and started to teach a few classes for fun. I got a book deal a few months later and never actually went back […]

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