Blessing Maregere

London, United Kingdom

Founder of Smart Learner
Blessing's Skills
Business Development
Management
Strategy
Design
Finance
Fundraising
Growth
Legal
Marketing
Operations
Product Management
Programming
Public Relations
Recruiting
Sales
Technical
User Experience
Background

About Blessing

I am an award winning Entrepreneur, Youth Activist and Business Lecturer. I am passionate about inspiring the next generation to follow their passion.

Please check out my Tedx Talk: Let Your Passion Be Your Alarm Clock http://bit.ly/1guh9Mz

Past & Current Roles:

Managing Director of Essential Cleaning Company, a franchise contract cleaning business I launched in 2009. I was leading a team of 6 staff and managing a number of cleaning contracts.

Founder & Project Manager of Bright Futures Enterprise, a multi-award winning social enterprise that delivers enterprise and employ-ability programs to young people aged 16-25 across the world.

Co-Founder & Chair of Not Just A Youth Enterprise, youth led social enterprise with our own brand of fair trade rice, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and chocolate bar.

UK Young Ambassador to Europe with the British Youth Council. My role is to represent young people at EU level, advise EU ministers and campaign on youth issues.

Associate Business Lecturer at Bolton University. I currently lecturer on Access to HE Business course and Undergraduate Business Management modules.

Currently working on a ed tech start up and big data project

Education

Bolton University

Post Graduate Certificate in Education

2015 - 2016