Do you know someone who is truly passionate about something but doesn't have the persistence to follow through with an idea or business plan? Entrepreneur Naomi Simson says true success is not about taking the first step... but having the stamina to take "the 500,000th step". In this interview Naomi explains how her 'I'll show them' attitude helped pull her through difficult … [Read more...] about Passion, persistence, positivity and purpose
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Naomi Simson began RedBalloon from her front room in 2001. The idea was to use her marketing experience (from her work with companies including IBM, KPMG, Ansett and Apple) and her passion for adventure to create a unique internet business to sell "experiences". In this video Naomi talks about the early days and the growth of RedBallon from a $25,000 start-up to a company that … [Read more...] about The woman behind RedBalloon
How often do you respond to a work email or answer a work call 'after hours'? Is there even such a thing as 'after hours' anymore? Technology allows us to be constantly connected which can mean less quality time with our kids, friends and those we love. Is it possible to find a work-life balance if our phone is always beeping and buzzing? In the interview above, entrepreneur … [Read more...] about Work-life balance…an achievable goal?
You might be familiar with her face thanks to the show Shark Tank on Network Ten. Naomi Simson is a highly successful entrepreneur who now inspires men and women across the country to follow their dreams when it comes to starting a business. She tells Deborah in this interview that there's a big difference between being self-employed and being an entrepreneur. She says that … [Read more...] about Do you want to be an entrepreneur…or just self-employed?
We all seem to be juggling a hell of a lot these days. When it comes to our work-life balance, what's the one ball that we shouldn't drop? Is it our relationships? Our hopes and dreams? Maybe our commitment to fitness and health? In this interview, entrepreneur and author of Live What You Love, Naomi Simson, gives us a wise answer to the question of what we should be … [Read more...] about What’s the one ball you shouldn’t drop?