She started her business in the hospitality niche a month before covid started. We talk about how she approached this. Starting a business in a difficult space at a difficult time does make for intriguing listening.
We also talk about:
– How she learned to charge properly for her services.
– How important it is to get everything in writing.
– Who you should listen to for business advice.
– How Sala spoke at Linkedin at just 20 years old.
– Her experiences with bad bosses.
– How her passion for hospitality came to be.
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3:20 How has the hospitality industry been over the last couple of years?
5:40 Did you see a lot of hospitality owners getting stressed when you started out?
7:00 How did you feel about selling branding services to hospitality owners during Covid?
9:15 Why don’t hospitality businesses tend to do Brand Identity well?
11:20 Why is good food not enough to run a successful restaurant?
16:25 Why did you get into hospitality?
18:30 You started your business in hospitality just before Covid hit. How did that affect you?
20:45 Can you talk about learning how to charge properly?
23:55 What is your experience with forgetting to get everything in writing?
27:05 When did you decide you were going to be a business owner?
33:25 How did you get your first job out of University?
36:40 Have you taken a strategic approach to your career?
46:00 Did you enjoy Agency Life?
52:00 What should you have done with your emergency fund?
54:10 What would you say to the person you were when you started your business?
58:20 In your experience what has been the ratio of good advice to bad advice?
59:10 What have you done to grow your business?
1:01:45 What are your goals for the future?