In every sense of the phrase, Lisa Mandy Seskin is a true leader in heels. Quite quickly after founding her own shoe brand (worn by Bella Hadid!), she realised there was a highly committed market for vegan shoes. Not wanting to alienate customers, especially those who loved her brand, she developed her first entirely vegan collection. However, like many businesswomen, Lisa knew that having a great product simply wasn’t enough and thus she developed a strategy working with influencers, to raise awareness and sales. Read all about Lisa’s journey below.

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At Leaders in Heels, we’ve operated our team remotely since our inception almost a decade ago. Our staff, partnerships and suppliers work in different cities, countries and timezones. Needless to say, we’ve found our groove and how to best operate for productivity AND, more importantly, in a way that fosters provocative work too!

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Over the many years since Leaders in Heels began, we have worked with hundreds of contributors, watched our six-figure community prosper and collaborated with so many talented experts. These experiences have taught us many things, including how different people hone their productivity. We’ve pooled some of this knowledge, including some hidden gems from super busy women, to create this guide for improving productivity.

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At Leaders in Heels we don’t believe in the mindset of ‘New Year New You’. You’re already a pretty incredible person, who contributes so much to the world and those around you in your own unique way! However, we do love thinking of the start of the year as a friendly prompt or reminder that encourages us to reflect on what we’re most proud of to date and how we can better utilise our existing skills. We like to refresh and consider where we want to be and how to get there efficiently using our strengths and identifying growth areas. So, with this in mind, here is our tried and tested (traditionally unconventional) guide on how to plan your year.

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Looking for the latest and greatest, best planners for 2020? Well… drumroll… the best planner for 2020 is… YOU! Yes, you heard right! You’re the one with the big ideas, the dreams and the know-how to kick your goals. However, sometimes, it can be tricky to formulate your ideas in a concise, functional and productive manner. So, here are our tips for how to plan your best year yet.

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