Many of you may know Christine Smith, she’s the proud owner of Great Ocean Stays as well as a TGGB board member and recent recipient of the 3AW Momentum Energy Small Business Success Award, and three years ago she was diagnosed with a stage three brain tumour. It not only turned her life upside down but seriously threatened the viability of her flourishing business.
Recovering from such a serious operation, and the subsequent depression, taught Christine some powerful lessons about business practice and the importance of planning. It also provided some powerful motivation to pursue her business dream, and the perspective to disrupt the holiday accommodation market.
Recently, Christine took some time out of her busy schedule to speak with Business Victoria about her experience, what she’s learned and how it’s shaped her business.
Read the full article here, it’s a remarkable story with some fantastic insights for business operators.