GoDaddy has actually coordinated with Olympian and entrepreneur, Melissa Wu to support small companies and budding entrepreneurs.
Teaming up with the Olympian even more cements GoDaddy’s partnership with the Australian Olympic Group as the main website home builder partner for the Tokyo 2020 Games.
The website building company aims to supply professional athletes and routine Australians with items such as sites and marketing, with it’s integrated suite of tools and services, to assist them get their businesses online.
GoDaddy has actually recently carried out research that exposes that a quarter (24 per cent) of Australians surveyed stated they have a dream to start their own organization or side hustle however have not yet done so.
Of those, over half (53 per cent) reported actively thinking of it at least once a week, however an absence of cash (5 52 percent), self-confidence (41 percent) or expertise (37 percent) are the 3 most typical barriers preventing them from taking that primary step.
Wu an Olympic silver medalist and newly announced member of the Tokyo 2020 Australian Olympic Team, also runs 3 small businesses along with her training program. These passion projects help to support her Olympic dreams and lay the foundations for a profession post-diving.
Wu stated: “Numerous of the skills and qualities I have actually established in my sporting career, such as dedication, strength and drive are important in my entrepreneurial life too.
“Like completing at the extremely top of the sporting world, running a small business isn’t easy, but it’s a rewarding and empowering method to earn a living and support my athletic career.”
GoDaddy’s research study found that almost half of Australians concurred that beginning their own small business has greater appeal than a traditional task (47 percent).
Wu stated: “To anyone who wishes to start a business online, don’t let fear stop you. Like many individuals, I’m still learning more about beginning and running a business.
“I do not consider myself extremely tech-savvy, but in developing my website and handling my company digitally, GoDaddy helped me realise that I do not require to be. If you’re passionate, devoted and do not mind a bit of hard work, the capacity is unlimited!”
Tamara Oppen, handling director of GoDaddy Australia, said: “For us, Melissa Wu is the personification of motivation. She’s an extraordinary role model for ambitious Australian sports stars and business owners alike.
“Ultimately, the majority of athletes like Melissa are entrepreneurs; running small companies to provide the flexibility and financial support they require to chase their sporting dreams.
“At GoDaddy we offer the assistance and technical know-how that assists daily business owners in their pursuit of something remarkable. GoDaddy is humbled and honoured to support not only Melissa, but the entire Australian Olympic Team, as they pursue their sporting and entrepreneurial dreams.”
Matt Carroll AM, CEO of the Australian Olympic Committee, said: “We’re extremely thrilled to partner with GoDaddy, who alongside Melissa, are undertaking an extraordinary objective to empower Australian entrepreneurialism.
“Our partnership with GoDaddy is a fantastic chance for us to not simply all set our athletes for the Tokyo 2020 video games ahead, however lay the structures for a small business tradition that helps to secure their long-term futures.”