Belinda Bullock’s motivation for starting her own business was pretty grim. Covid had forced her into redundancy from Air New Zealand and her husband David, a pilot on the same international aircraft couldn’t work when he developed melanoma.
Running a business has its challenges. Many business owners have some strengths, but they also often have gaps in the skills needed to succeed. This is where making use of a mentor can make a real difference.
Like many business owners, you may feel you’re too busy to network while you’re running your business. But if your goal is to grow and build your business rather than just run it, it’s vital that you find time for networking. It’s an investment in your future.