TBS066 Real Tradie Stories with Steve Hatchman from Aspect Cabinetmakers On Hiring and Firing, Outsourcing and Recovering From A Car Crash

For many of us, having a serious car accident and not being able to work in our chosen trade again would be pretty tough to come back from.

But for Steve Hatchman from Aspect Cabinetmakers, this gave him even more motivation to broaden his skillset and, of all things, start his own cabinet making business!  Not only that, Steve has gone on to create a million dollar business with more than 10 staff and providing cabinetry to some of SE Queensland’s largest builders as well as retail and commercial customers… all at the ripe old age of 29!

Listen in as Steve shares some of his big learnings throughout his journey as well as his tips for:

  • overcoming the fear of growing
  • hiring and firing staff
  • finding the time to enjoy life while still succeeding in business and
  • how to keep a positive frame of mind when things get tough