BeanScene

Triumph over adversity

Even with the countless preparation and practice hours required to compete at world level, not every competitor will win. With the financial and mental investment high, what happens when the competition doesn’t go to plan? Stepping onto the stage with the backing of sponsors, family, friends, employers, colleagues, and customers is daunting, even more so on the world stage. With the right mindset, competitions can be richly rewarding, regardless of the result.

With intuitive skills and

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from BeanScene

BeanScene5 min read
The Power Of Perception
Dr Monika Fekete is the Founder of Coffee Science Lab. “You must realise the power that water has,” explains Yanina Ferreyra, the recently crowned Australian Specialty Coffee Association Australian Brewer’s Cup champion. Reflecting on her journey, s
BeanScene3 min read
Border Protection
Rebecca Zentveld is an Australian coffee specialist, Owner of Zentveld’s Coffee Roastery and Plantation, and President of the Australian Subtropical Coffee Association. Thanks to Australia’s geographical isolation, it is the only coffee-producing na
BeanScene4 min read
Smart Banking
Running a small business can be difficult. From what décor to use to what coffee to serve, café owners face tough choices that can ultimately make or break their venue. To make some of these decisions easier, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CommB