If you are dreaming of starting a small business, there is no shortage of inspiring role models. Balance has featured many successful female entrepreneurs who have turned smart ideas and simple beginnings into thriving businesses. We’ve chosen five of our favourite Australian female entrepreneurs who have built their business empires through passion, persistence, courage and … [Read more...] about 5 of Australia’s top female entrepreneurs
When Lorna Jane Clarkson started sewing her own outfits to wear to the gym 25 years ago, she had no idea it would lead to the creation of a multi-million dollar brand that would motivate women around the country to put their wellbeing first. Back then, Lorna was working as a fitness instructor on the Gold Coast and was frustrated by the dull range of active wear available … [Read more...] about Turning an idea into an empire
You wake up next to him. You ride to work with him. You share the bathroom - and boardroom. Many couples are choosing to start a business together or work in the same office – but how do they overcome the challenges of spending so many hours of the day side-by-side? Australian Fashion icon Lorna Jane Clarkson and her husband Bill have spent the past 20 years building their … [Read more...] about Sharing the bedroom and boardroom
The sky is the limit for Australian fashion icon Lorna Jane. As she approaches her 50th birthday she tells Deborah that she’s more motivated than ever to take her active living message to the world. … [Read more...] about What’s next for Lorna Jane?