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I'm a 46-year-old private ski instructor in Aspen, where lessons cost almost $1,000 a person. I've taught celebrities and been gifted trips to beach houses - here's what my job is like

16 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement I've been skiing for 43 years, and I started teaching when I was 17 in Austria.
After I left Europe, I really wanted to learn how to ski moguls. Moguls aren't really a thing in Europe and aren't huge in New Zealand, where I'm from.
Aspen was just a really incredible place that had a big draw and a lot of talent came here.
I remember somebody saying to me, "Do you want to be a big fish in a small pond? Or do you want to be a small fish in a big pond?" And that sounded really intriguing to me. I've been in Aspen for 20 years.
I'm a mom, so I must start the day with...
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