"Whether you think you can or think you can't, you are probably right"
Jamie was born in Sheffield, UK where he spent most of his early life. Having graduated from high school he immediately entered the big wide world and began selling photocopiers and fax machines around the industrial estates of Yorkshire. Following a reasonable level of success he got his first sales job with a multinational organisation and began selling 'bleepers' for the Vodafone group. He stayed in this role for 4 years before moving to Orange as a Corporate Account Manager selling mobile telephones to business users across the North East of England...
"Whatever you do, make sure it adds value (elsewise it is not worth the effort)"
Born in Johannesburg on 29 November 1958, Jan graduated in 1976 with colours in academics. Living far from school in South Africa he couldn't participate in many extramural activities although he trained for long-distance running events and completed a number of half-marathons...
"I clap my hands every morning and say, this is gonna be a great day" - Dicky Fox (Jerry Maguire)
Paul was born in Newcastle in the North of England but moved to Berkshire in the South of England in the late 70’s. He lived from time to time on the east coast of Australia in his early years and attended school there where he got his love for Australia...
"I have learned that there are no problems, only challenges and everything can be solved"
Nicole was born in Meppel, The Netherlands where she studied Hospitality Management, gained a degree in Tourism Management and qualifications in Economy and Administration...
"It is better to regret what you have done rather than what you haven't"
Farrah was born in South Australia but moved to Western Australia at the tender age of 9 weeks! A high school graduate (she claims never to have been given detention) she balanced her creative tendencies with her competitive streak and captained the school netball and girls soccer teams
"From every negative there comes a positive"
Brittany was born in WA and went to West Greenwood Primary School and Greenwood Senior High School. She excelled as a cheerleader in her high school squad the Titans and completed a Cert 3 in business before entering the workforce.
"To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says: Leave no stone unturned"
Tara was born in Greymouth New Zealand and moved to Australia at the age of 4. She graduated Theatre Arts at Kalgoorlie Secondary School with her heart set on becoming an actress. Before she could realise her dream our budding actress became a mother to Connor and her priorities changed...
"You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go..." - Dr Suess
Upon graduating high school(Aranmore College) in 2008, Maddy entered the hectic world of retail. She was promoted from Casual Sales Assistant to Sales Manager & Buyer at Clarity Jewellers and held this position for two years. She then moved to her next challenge of managing a French Connection and Transit clothing store in 2010/2011. She tried her hand at a normal administration and reception role at Aveling Homes in mid 2011 before being enticed back into retail management at Zu shoes in January 2012...Continue reading
"Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions"
Dani was born in Basildon Essex in 1991, then moved to Perth at the age of 7. She graduated high school in 2008 and in 2009 I went to Ireland to compete in the Irish Dancing World Championships held in Dublin....