Modern Leaders Podcast with Lindsay Jernigan - Recognising when your company mission is no longer good - Juggle Jobs

Modern Leaders Podcast with Lindsay Jernigan – Recognising when your company mission is no longer good

Lindsay Jernigan speaks with us about recognising when your company mission is no longer good and how to take brave, purposeful steps forward.

What is the hardest part about being a founder?

Hard is such a subjective word, so I think for me, I would say it’s it’s managing myself in my own internal dialogue. My biggest challenge is just making sure that I am committing one hundred percent and not talking myself back from things or out of things.

What do you think the best part is for you?

I really love people, management and operations – theories and practices. I love figuring out meeting styles that work like communication rhythms, different types of ways to structure one-on-ones and all that kind of stuff. How do you build a culture that’s built for your team, and that helps them thrive?

If you weren’t doing what you are doing right now, what would you do today?

I think I would be a some kind of yogi. So in Shanghai, to earn extra money while I was starting my business, I was a bar instructor. You see people getting stronger and healthier and it was so fun. I made some of my best friends that way. I do fantasise often when I’m sitting at my desk for the 12th hour of the day, if I could just be moving all day and helping people move their bodies, I think that would be a really fun option. Or an actress.