TBP Podcast 017: How a Former OFW Became a Successful Entrepreneur with Crestine Carson

In today’s episode of The Big Picture Podcast, we talked with a special guest who has been an OFW (working as a registered nurse in New Zealand) for 8 years and a modern entrepreneur. Crestine Carson runs a company called Shake ‘N Slurp. Shake ‘N Slurp serves affordable and high-quality fruit-based beverages and shakes. She shared what it’s like working as an OFW, how she became an entrepreneur, and how she got her family involved in the business. Don’t miss this success story and be inspired!

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Show Nuggets:

  • Crestine’s background story
  • How she realized she was spending too much
  • What changed her mindset
  • Starting a business and failing many times
  • Lessons she learned from her failures building a business
  • How they started their business
  • Expanding their small business and building their own brand
  • Coming home from New Zealand and getting a franchise consultant
  • Family involvement in the business
  • Challenges in franchising your business
  • The mindset of starting a business
  • How she inspired her family to work on their business
  • Creating a small community
  • Dream Journal
  • Developing her relationship with her family through their business


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