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kikki.K’s Kristina Karlsson on turning a 3am
idea into a global stationary experience

Learn how Kristina Karlsson used her passion to overcome both personal and financial hurdles and develop a business empire based on encouraging and inspiring people to live their best life every day.

“You want investors that can add value to your business…you want investors that are interested in helping you realise that dream.”

More about Kristina

At just 22 years old, Kristina Karlsson left behind a small farm in Sweden and started a new life in Australia. Here, she turned her passion for inspiring others into a global stationary business that encourages people to write down their dreams and then chase them.

20 years on, kikki.K has grown to encompass 100 brick-and-mortar stores, up to 1,000 employees, and sells to over 140 countries online.

Kristina’s key takeaways

In this chat, Kristina shares her lessons on:

  • Getting an idea off the ground
  • Following through on big ideas
  • Taking calculated risks
  • The importance of systemising
  • Creating a unified company culture

Kristina’s key takeaways

In this chat, Kristina shares her lessons on:

  • Getting an idea off the ground
  • Following through on big ideas
  • Taking calculated risks
  • The importance of systemising
  • Creating a unified company culture

More about Kristina

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At just 22 years old, Kristina Karlsson left behind a small farm in Sweden and started a new life in Australia. Here, she turned her passion for inspiring others into a global stationary business that encourages people to write down their dreams and then chase them.

20 years on, kikki.K has grown to encompass 100 brick-and-mortar stores, up to 1,000 employees, and sells to over 140 countries online.

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