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Karla McDiarmid, Building Your Business Series: Creating Your Business Journey

January 13, 2020

Meet Karla McDiarmid, owner of Macquarie Medi Spa in New South Wales, Australia –a true small business success story that will leave you beyond inspired. In this podcast Karla shares her expert knowledge on growing and running a spa business as well as her best advice to achieve your personal career goals. From skin therapist to award winning entrepreneur, Karla’s journey is truly remarkable. She shares her biggest fears and lessons and even the turning point that influenced her success today. According to Karla, in order to let your business grow you can’t get stuck in the treatment room full time. You need to take charge, seek opportunities and lean into your business and give back to yourself. Whether you own a business or are thinking about it, this episode is the perfect dose of career motivation that every skin therapist needs!

About Karla: Karla McDiarmid is a skin specialist, entrepreneur, educator, public speaker and owner/director of the acclaimed Macquarie Medi Spa with two locations in New South Wales, Australia. Karla employs 21 local women and has owned her business for over 18 years and is one of Australia’s leading Dermalogica stockists with over 15 employees as Dermalogica Experts. Karla was named the Global Winner for the ‘Spa Manager of the Year’ in 2018  and 2019 in the World Luxury Spa Awards and her business has won more than 20 local, national and international awards for the skin care industry. Read more here:

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