And the winner is…

After six long weeks of searching we’ve finally found what we were looking for. We’re ready to crown ‘Australia’s bravest business owner’…

Simone McLaughlin, founded Jobs Shared when she noticed a serious lack of part-time job opportunities after having her first child. Simone has made it her mission to make it easier for mums and dads to find part-time work by educating businesses on the benefits of jobs sharing.

Have a read of her inspirational YES story…

 

Our judges Taryn Williams, Natasha Stewart, Chris Charlton and Lachlan Heussler were all so impressed with Simone’s resilience and her willingness to say YES.

Here they are hard at work decided on the winner and runner up of Yes is More…

 

And here they are delivering the amazing news to Simone and our runner up Sarah Willmott of Feel Better Box.¬†Apologies for the shaky camera work but you get the idea…

Simone already has big plans for her prize money. She will use the $5,000 to improve the user experience of her website. We will check in with Simone in the coming weeks to see how she is progressing.

Yes is More was all about encouraging small business owners and entrepreneurs to back themselves and embrace opportunity. So keep saying YES to yourself and see where it will take you.