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  • “Never stop learning” says Sophia Cooper, when sharing insights she’s gained as owner of Wellington hair salon COOP. Regardless of the size or type of another person’s business, you can learn something from them. That, plus a business plan, are part of her recipe for success as she grows her business.

  • When Shay Lawrence travelled the world, she saw how polluted some of the most isolated places around the globe had become as a result of unconscious consumption. As a result, she set up CaliWoods to excite people about living a more sustainable life that will have less impact on the environment.

  • Vincent Egan and Madison Henry, Founders of Maui Studios started out as two design interns with nothing to lose. They soon realised that their first professional environments lacked the right mauri, or life force so in 2014 they went solo.

  • Nick Von Klarwill set up his successful self-titled jewellery brand Nick Von K after a company he was making jewellery for went under. At that point he decided to take his craft into his own hands.