Where do I begin? A story of small business start-up and mentorship.

Speaker: Westpac's Davidson Institute

Duration: 40.41 minutes

Join us as Ruby Connection editor, Louise Upton, chats with nascent business owner Rebecca Rusinovic and her mentor Nicole Jacobs.

Rebecca, now 17, is the founder of skincare company Bahama Belle. The concept for Bahama Belle, an organic sea-salt scrub, originated when Rebecca was just 14. Two years later, after much hard work, research, disappointment, and sheer determination Bahama Belle is a reality.

Rebecca and her mentor Nicole Jacobs, a property expert on Channel Nine’s The Block, will discuss starting businesses, the importance of self-confidence and belief, and the benefits of mentoring.

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