The Curveball – Podcast
The Curveball from Jersey Business presented by Chris Morris of Interval Marketing speaks to leaders in business and entrepreneurs who have experienced a Curveball that has shaped the next phase of their career/personal life. A curveball could be anything from that ‘ah ha’ moment, a roadblock, key challenge or opportunity.
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Gwyn Garfield-Bennett founder My VLF: Change is good
With a career packed with jobs, projects and a few curveballs along the way Gwyn has never let fear of change hold her back from exploring new opportunities.
Kristina Le Feuvre co owner of aMaizin! Adventure Park: Securing the family business
Having the tenacity to find solutions to what might seem like insurmountable challenges is in Kristina’s DNA. She and her husband faced the prospect of losing their family farm and took the tough decision to change it completely. With a lot of hard work and combining their skills they have created one of Jersey’s most well know tourist and family attractions.
Zoe Felton principle at Eclat: Lifelong learning benefits your business
Coming from an entrepreneurial family Zoe realised that corporate life wasn’t for her so took every opportunity to develop the business and creative skills to take on the family bricks & mortar and online business.
Ed Prow Managing Director The Potting Shed: One team, one dream
Being hit by a massive curveball in the form of £35K debt right at the start of business would be enough to halt most people in the their tracks. Not so for Ed Prow. By embracing his entrepreneurial spirit, and having an unshakeable belief in the values he and his business partner share, Ed has built the business he has today.
Glen Perotte of Glen Perotte Photography: Bridging the digital divide.
Along with crossing continents to pursue his dream and practising the craft of traditional film photography for over a decade, Glen then had to retrain in order to master the digital world.
Alex Morel Founder of ALX Training: How a network can change a negative into a positive
Building and tapping into her network helped Alex shape the path she has taken when presented with numerous challenges from redundancy, finding work-space for her business to losing staff.
Lee Madden CEO GR8 Recruitment: Opportunities not challenges
Lee shares his experiences from his earlier career, the lessons learned along the way and what led him to setting up his company, GR8 Recruitment.