This week, we’re introducing you to another #girlboss we think you should know, Raschel Jaddoo. Raschel is the owner of Bead Ja. She makes and sells handmade beaded bracelets from gemstones right here in Jamaica! We asked her a couple of questions and we think you’d be interested in the responses.
What makes your business different from your competition?
Our pieces are uniquely handmade from very strong stretch jewelry cord. Our prices are competitive for the quality of product to be received.
How do you stay a Goody on a Budget?
Always buy products in bulk !
What have you learnt from starting your business?
It takes a whole lot of patience, dedication and time.
What’s one piece of advice you’d give to someone wanting to start a business?
Don’t ever give up. Everything won’t go perfect the first time but keep at it until you get it right!
What tool have you found to be most beneficial? Eg excel, a particular app, for both your personal life and your business.
Wave Financial App helps me to keep a better track of my business and personal finances.
Where is your favourite place to go?
The beach !
What piece of financial advice do you swear by?
Never live outside your means.
If you’d love to see more of her bracelets and purchase a couple, don’t hesitate to follow her on IG( @bead_ja)