I am knees deep in the Tourism industry. I was keen to give it a go and see if it fits for my life. I am glad to say it has worked extremely well. I have the best of both worlds. A business and a great family life.
I never knew the real pros and cons of the business however now that I have had 5 years on the inside I know a few things.
- Tourism is alive and well
- New Zealand is needing Tourism
- The South Island is more touristy than North Island because North Island seems because of its more population we get more poeple and more industry.
- The tourism industry is not for everyone.
- You meet so many people and make friends for life.
- I was so lucky to get a great landlord.
- You cannot go by what someone else has done in a business, it all comes down to attitude and embracing technology
- We have great resources in this industry.
So here is my slice of paradise. Not too shabby at all.
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