Kaylene Langford – How to start a First Nation Start Up Business & Side Hustle

Episode 7

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Caroline Kell

Caroline Kell is a proud Mbarbrum women who was born and raised on Kulin Lands. She is the Founder and Managing Director of Blak Wattle Coaching and Consulting. Caroline is a Former Counsellor and Executive Director who is deeply passionate about the social emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

In this episode, Caroline talks to Gurin-gai woman and founder of Start Up Creative, Kaylene Langford. Start Up Creative is a hugely successful podcast, online business resource hub, and business coaching services that are dedicated to ‘inspiring, encouraging and educating ‘entrepreneurs as they plunge into the daunting world of start-ups.

In this episode, Kaylene shares what it was like to hit existential ‘rock bottom’ in the 9 to 5 grind and how this experience ultimately led her to launch the increasingly successful platform Start Up Creative seven years ago. They also talk about the recent launch of Kaylene’s first book ‘How to a start a side hustle’ which also outlines step by step practical advice and tips to getting *that idea* off the ground and into a profitable business solution.

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