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{Podcast 001} Koren Helbig: freelance journalist and She Makes Magic co-founder

Koren Helbig, She Makes Magic co-founder

I know you’ve seen this face floating around the blog for a while now.

Yup! For a bit of fun, I’ve flipped the mic onto Koren so you can get to know her that little bit better.

I’ve been asking Koren to share her story on the blog for what feels like an age because, despite her humble opinion, what she has done over the past two years is nothing short of remarkable.

In 2013 she said goodbye to her position as a political reporter with a major Australian daily newspaper, The Courier-Mail, to launch herself out into the world as a freelance journalist. At the same time she moved to a foreign country — Spain — where she knew no one and didn’t even speak the language.

Now that takes guts!

And, as with everything she does, she’s had roaring success. Continue Reading →

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