Embracing Life’s Challenges: Finding Strength and Purpose with Julie Jones

by | Apr 11, 2024 | 0 comments

Life is full of twists and turns, highs and lows, and unexpected challenges that test our resilience and determination. In a world where competition often overshadows collaboration, it can be a breath of fresh air to meet individuals who embody the ethos of supporting and uplifting others. Julie Jones is one such individual whose journey of inspiration and resilience serves as a guiding light for many.

In this episode of the Women Thrive Podcast, Julie shares her journey, including her experiences as a former law enforcement officer, her mother’s battle with early-onset Alzheimer’s, and her husband’s diagnosis with stage four metastasized colon cancer. Throughout, she emphasizes the importance of living in the moment, prioritizing meaningful experiences over material possessions, and the transformative power of collaboration over competition. Julie’s journey is a testament to the human spirit’s capacity to endure and thrive.

Exceptional Highlights
Prioritizing What Matters Most: Through Julie’s own experiences, she reminds us of the fleeting nature of life and the significance of prioritizing what truly matters.
• Collaboration Over Competition: Julie’s philosophy of collaboration over competition resonates deeply in a world often driven by comparison and rivalry.
• Finding Joy in the Little Things: One of Julie’s key messages is the importance of finding joy in the little things and appreciating the moments that bring smiles to our faces.

Show Highlights
• 00:00 Introduction
• 02:11 Special Guest Julie Jones: A Journey of Resilience and Inspiration
• 04:42 Facing Life’s Challenges: Julie’s Personal Battle and Lessons Learned
• 09:57 Embracing Self-Care and Emotional Expression During Hard Times
• 12:20 Redefining Success: From Doing to Being
• 22:05 The Power of Collaboration Over Competition
• 29:09 The Importance of Being Present and Making an Impact

About Julie Jones ✨

As a former police officer and SWAT member, Julie knows that there is no promise of tomorrow, and coaches individuals to break through their fears, live a life without regret, and have the courage to be who they are meant to be.

Julie Jones is an Award-Winning Speaker, International Bestselling Author of 6 books, a Productivity & Breakthrough Coach, who has produced her own TV show Stop Waiting Start Living, on the Zondra network, and is the host of the Get S#*t Done podcast.

She is a certified Master Practitioner of NLP, and is certified in Mental and Emotional Release as well as Hypnosis. As a Working Genius facilitator, Julie’s primary role is to help individuals and teams discover their working geniuses through a structured process. This process involves exploring different aspects such as natural talents, skills, passions, and motivations.

Julie is a master networker and connector of people and collaborates effectively to help individuals grow their business. She is the first ever back to back Member of the Year for BNI in Arizona. Julie was selected out of 1800 BNI business members in the Phoenix area, and she was also selected as one of the top 40 Women over 40 to Know in North America. Julie was also recently nominated for the 2023 Business Impact Award.

Julie lives by the motto, To Whom Much is Given, Much is Expected, and she has sat on the board of OCJ Kids in Phoenix for over 10 years, and Julie has been instrumental in raising thousands of dollars for local non profits.

About the Women Thrive Podcast ✨

The Women Thrive Podcast features women from all around the world with their inspiring stories of how they have conquered personal challenges and found a way to rise and thrive.

Listen to the stories of entrepreneurs, speakers, authors, experts, and business owners from all walks of life inspiring and empowering women globally. We cover topics of leadership, business success, mindset, spirituality, marketing and visibility, media and PR, and many more.

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About Women Thrive Podcast

Women Thrive Podcast features women from all around the world with their inspiring stories of how they have conquered personal challenges and found a way to rise and thrive.

Listen to the stories of entrepreneurs, speakers, authors, experts and business owners from all walks of life inspiring and empowering women globally. We cover topics of leadership, business success, mindset, spirituality, marketing and visibility, media and PR and many more.

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