Archive of ‘Jess Caire’ category

Erin Phillips: AFLW LEGEND

By Jess Caire Conversations with Erin Phillips When I think of role models for my children, I cannot look past Erin Phillips. She’s the inaugural winner of the Best and Fairest AFLW, Adelaide Crows co-captain, and a WNBA champion. She is quite simply a superstar. Oh, I forgot to mention she is a mummy to twin sixteen-month […] Read more…

Alyse Vozzo: The Stylist’s Guide

By Jess Caire Conversations with Alyse Vozzo from The Stylist’s Guide Meet Alyse Vozzo, the creator of The Stylist’s Guide. The Stylist’s Guide was born in 2016 thanks to Alyse, who was already running Lola’s Lemonade Stand (a drink station for events). Alyse and her husband trialled Lola’s Lemonade Stand at their own wedding and their […] Read more…

Airborne Aid: The Face Behind This Amazing Charity

By Jess Caire Conversations with Laura from Airborne Aid Laura is the genius behind Airborne Aid, a charity she co-founded when she was a 22yo Medical Student studying at the University of Adelaide. Airborne Aid takes out-of-date and surplus medical supplies and equipment and delivers them to third world countries who desperately need anything and everything. […] Read more…

Jane Carey: Queen of Property Recruitment

By Jess Caire Conversations with Jane Carey from Edge Recruitment Meet Jane Carey, South Australia’s property industry’s No. 1 recruiter. Starting Edge Recruitment almost 20 years ago, Jane has certainly seen the market change. Jane is a trail blazer, and certainly a change maker, her knowledge of the property market and recruitment means she is one […] Read more…

Ettie Ink: Brightening Up Our Lives

By Jess Caire Conversations with Michelle from Ettie Ink Michelle recently took a leap of faith and opened her own art studio (Ettie Ink) after many years of pondering on the idea. By trade, Michelle is a teacher at St Mary’s College but has always had an underlying passion for art and design.  After her appearance […] Read more…

JamesDaisy: Changing the Lives of Adelaide Mums!

By Jess Caire Conversations with Amy Marshall from Jamesdaisy Amy Marshall is literally about to make all your Christmas’s come at once! Her new business, Jamesdaisy, is set to make the lives of busy Adelaide mums just that little bit easier! Jamesdaisy is an online concierge and personal assistant service (please get in my life!). Amy saw a […] Read more…

Travelling Tips For the Working Adelady

By Jess Caire Today’s workspaces are changing – constantly. Technology means we are more connected than ever before… but there is still a need for business travel. Like many of you, I spend a lot of time at the airport. Living between two states means that I am on a first-name basis with the Virgin lounge […] Read more…

Maree Stoubos: How to be the Ultimate Girl Boss!

By Jess Caire Conversations with Maree Stoubos from Girl About Town Meet Maree Stoubos, Girl About Town’s director and fearless ‘Girl Boss.’  She is the definition of ‘PR extraordinaire’, and there’s a fair chance if there is a SA event that’s worth attending, Maree’s Girl About Town team has handled it. She’s interned in New York […] Read more…

Ryderwear: from humble beginnings to the global stage

By Jess Caire Conversations with Natalie Lukic from Ryderwear Meet Natalie Lukic, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Ryderwear. From humble beginnings (a bedroom, then grandma’s garage!!) to the Global stage, Ryderwear is more than bad a** shoes & workout wear, it inspires self-motivation. Established in 2009 by Natalie and her husband David, it has since grown into a thriving […] Read more…

Do you know your value?

By Jess Caire Do you know your value? Do you confidently charge clients for your professional worth? Are you surrounded by relationships that truly value your personal worth (and you in return?) By now some of you, particularly business owners, may already be cringing… thinking, “Yeah but if I charged what I’m worth (financially or emotionally) […] Read more…

Letitia Linke: SA mum and ovarian cancer fighter

By Jess Caire Conversations with Letitia Linke Letitia is the owner of The White Shed, the most divine decorating business, which she runs from her farm just outside Maitland on the Yorke Peninsula in South Australia. In 2014, aged 34, Letitia Linke was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. The mother of two young boys has been fighting […] Read more…

We are Better Together

By Jess Caire I have spent the last two years networking and getting to know some pretty phenomenal women in Adelaide. I have watched single mums open businesses, young women take the leap and become self-employed, other women seek a promotion, and women who are actively pursuing their dreams and passions. And it makes me SO […] Read more…

A LETTER TO MY 9 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER

By Jess Caire Image Credit :: @jesscaire I was having coffee with a friend recently who was quite upset because her 6-year-old daughter had told her that she thought only blonde girls were beautiful. This little 6yo, her mother and her sister are all brunette. I could see the pain this comment had caused my friend, […] Read more…

WHY HAVING A ‘FRENTOR’ COULD CHANGE YOUR LIFE

By Jess Caire In today’s crazy age there’s a term for just about everything, and, if you’re anything like me the words entrepreneur, protégé and mentor make you dry retch because they’ve become so over-used they’ve lost their value (similar to the words amazing and inspirational!). I was gushing to a friend of mine recently, about […] Read more…

Conversations with Jess – Zara Quentin

By Jess Caire Conversations with Zara Quentin Zara Quentin is an Adelaide mummy who in amongst raising her three adorable children, has also just published her first young adult fantasy fiction novel, Airwoman! Zara graduated from Law with an Honours thesis in international criminal law but some time later met her husband and became a mummy, and rediscovered […] Read more…

Style Hutt Boutique – SA’s fashion rental store!

By Jess Caire Conversations with Annebel Ironside Annebel Ironside is one half of the genius behind Adelaide’s Style Hutt Boutique. We all want to wear the latest frocks, and with the advent of social media it’s so-much easier to be spotted wearing the same outfit MORE THAN ONCE (gasp!), but who really has that kinda cash? It […] Read more…

5 Hot Tips For New Business Owners

By Jess Caire Image Credit :: Jess Caire Owning your own business… It is rewarding but it can also be really challenging, and when you are starting out it can seem overwhelming. As I roll into another year of self-employment, I got to thinking about what I’ve learned along the way (through a whole lot of mistake-making […] Read more…

One of Adelaide’s most exquisite wedding dress designers

By Jess Caire Conversations with Greta Kate  Image credit: gretakate.com.au I recently had the privilege to watch Adelaide’s own Greta Kate make my sister’s exquisite wedding gown. She makes the entire process special and personal, so you walk down the aisle in a unique design that captures the essence of you. Greta’s work has been seen […] Read more…