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05Mar

In anticipation of International Women’s Day 2019, I (Rebecca Hopwood) wanted to sit down with the SoProChief – Janet Bebb! Janet enjoyed a life growing up as part of a big family, got married and had kids, built a house and built a career. From banking, to training (lots in between) and now business owner […]Continue Reading

15Feb

Facebook’s World You may or may not already know that Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp, making them a Social Media powerhouse by getting Social Media Connected. They even tried to buy Snapchat a few years ago, but their $3bn offer was deemed too low! Social Media Connected Mark Zuckerberg’s original idea for Facebook was to […]Continue Reading

09Nov

Joining the Social Progress team is like being part of a small family, in which everyone is interested in what each other does on a personal level in their spare time. I was lucky that my Mum, Janet, was willing to let her youngest trouble maker be part of this slice of gold that she’s […]Continue Reading

01Apr

Felix’s global popularity goes stellar It was announced earlier today and exclusively to Social Progress that the European Space Agency have allowed British Astronaut Tim Peake to take social media sensation Felix the Huddersfield Station Cat on his next mission to the International Space Station later today. Training has been completed, with Huddersfield’s favourite feline […]Continue Reading

29Mar

What I’ve Learnt So Far: My top tips for working at Social Progress So I’m just coming to the end of my 2nd month as the ‘SoPro Newbie’ and have been asked to write a blog about my experiences so far, so here it is: Me I know more than I think I do (and […]Continue Reading

03Nov

Can you believe it we’ve been in business now for SIX whole years. Where has the time gone?   We’ve grown from being just Janet to now a team of five: Janet, Esther, Mel, Georgia and our latest team member who started this week, Rebecca. Our Journey It’s been an interesting journey from starting out […]Continue Reading