One last little post… with Christmas approaching we stumbled upon this story in the Canberra Times of an inspirational rural woman from Cooma who is building a successful business… despite living in a small country town. We hope you enjoy it too.
“The countdown to Christmas is particularly frenetic in the Cay household – Jane Cay is overseeing her successful online fashion retail business birdsnest and husband Oliver (”Oli”) is busy making sure thousands of sheep are shorn on time. Cooma is the unlikely location for a burgeoning internet-based fashion house but Jane has made it work and revelled in being able to foster a business in a regional setting – and how.”
Read more: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/small-business/managing/fashionable-flocking-to-the-nest-20121211-2b82j.html#ixzz2Fdyc7LCO
We are all heading off today for the end of year break and will be back on deck in the new year with lots more items to share with you including the new Rural Women’s Connect project… so watch this space. In the meantime thanks for your interest in the Rural Women’s Network and all that we do and have a safe and happy festive season.
The RWN team!