Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in training and education but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Kelley Durbin-Williams, Founder and CEO of Mismo Gymnastics, Cheer, Dance & Ninja, located in Missoula, MT, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

We are in the business of developing youth through the great sports of gymnastics, dance, cheer, and ninja. Our customers are the most incredible little humans on the planet.

Tell us about yourself

I am very lucky that I have a ton of energy, a background in gymnastics, and a genuine passion for helping kids develop into the best version of themselves. Kids love coming to our gym, and we love making it awesome for them.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

As an owner and a founder of a business that is over 22 years old, I think the greatest accomplishment is that our community still wants us here and keeps us going.

What's one of the hardest things that comes with being a business owner?

You have to be willing to continue with your own personal development as a human and a leader.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Hard work, passion, and commitment.

Where can people find you and your business?


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