Julie is the Founder of Wyseminds, a company that supports early-stage female founders. With a wealth of experience from her previous role, running Specsavers across Northern Europe, Julie is no stranger to business challenges.
Today she takes us back to 2008.
At the time, she led her company through the Great Recession and spearheaded a business expansion into uncharted territory.
Yet, it was during these testing times that she discovered a profound truth – the power of letting go.
Julie reflects on how the pressure of high expectations, personal attachment to the business, and the need to create space to think and feel.
In this episode we discuss,
The underestimated power of personal support for foundersHow creating space can lead to performance breakthroughThe unspoken commitment and honesty difficult processes can demandTune in to this dynamic episode and be inspired by Julie’s resilience and lessons learned at the helm of Specsavers across Northern Europe.
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