249: How to make BOLD decisions – with Josefine Wanner (PART TWO)

By August 12, 2022August 13th, 2022The Simplifiers Podcast

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Earlier this week, we shared part one of this conversation, all about how to make BOLD decisions. I don’t know about you but I really love this time of year. The kids are headed back to school, the weather is (eventually) getting cooler and cooler, and I can kickstart my weekly routine with a little bit of electric energy to shake things up a bit. It’s a time of new beginnings and fresh starts, which most times, begins with me making a BOLD decision… saying with my outside voice what I want, need, and desire. And then, doing something about it. I think that’s at the heart of what Josefine and I are talking about here.

Now, if you haven’t heard part one, go back and listen to that one first. But if you’re ready to continue on, let’s pick back up here with my conversation with Josefine Wanner as she simplifies how to make BOLD decisions.

It’s time to simplify… Here’s how.


My special guest today is Josefine Wanner and she’s simplifying how to make BOLD decisions.

We tackle and simplify all aspects of it, including:

  • Why she believes that some people (women in particular) stumble on making bold decisions in their careers and what the first step is to change that immediately
  • How to begin to clarify and identify your core values
  • What role self-confidence plays in being a more bold decision maker and how to build yours up once again
  • How to get buy-in from your family and the key people in your life on the decisions that you are considering making, professionally
  • …and ultimately what the 4 core steps are that you need to implement in order to show up for yourself:
    • Commit to yourself being important 
    • Block out the “me time” in your agenda
    • Add recurring “emergency time” blocks in
    • Be kind to yourself

All this month, we’re focused on the theme of “Discernment” – which again, feels well timed given this is the season when many parents have children heading back to school and getting back into a new rhythm of life. It’s like the new year all over again, a fresh start and a new beginning. 

1000 daily choices is how you begin a brand new life. 

We will explore what that means on every level this month, both personally and professionally. 

As always, ping me over on Instagram @thesimplifiers – and tell me your thoughts:

  • What new ideas did this conversation spark for you? 
  • What big decision do you need to make today?

Share this episode with a loved one and discuss it together.  The accountability found in just one trusted friend or colleague is immeasurable in helping you make forward progress.

You can do it, I believe in you… it’s time to simplify!

Q: Are you ready to make a BOLD decision? If yes, this one is for you.

It’s time to #DoTheThing

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My challenge for you this week:

How are you going to take what you’ve learned in today’s episode and make BOLD decisions this week? What’s one thing you’ll do differently? Share it with me, privately or publicly. Snap a photo of you doing the thing, and tag @thesimplifiers on Instagram for added accountability and support!

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About Josefine Wanner

Josefine Wanner – She is a former corporate executive turned entrepreneur & business growth strategist. After almost 20 years as a financial services consultant and global program manager, a heartbreaking wake-up call gave her the courage to take the risk and start to pursue her own dreams…. Now, she helps other “corporate escapees” do the same.

Where Josefine hangs out online:

Website: josefinewanner.com

LinkedIn: @josefine-wanner 

Instagram: @josefinewanner

Josefine’s vote for the perfect guest on The Simplifiers Podcast:

Johanna och Bo Knuden – She is the owner of Tots Baby Products, providing modern cloth diapers for environmentally conscious families who wish to give their babies a sustainable, chemical free start in life. All purchases from Tots support The Global Goals, which consists of 17 different commitments to make the world a better place for everyone. They face the urgent challenges of the world today, poverty, hunger, inequality and climate change to mention a few. The Global Goals forms a plan, that all world leaders agreed to, to form a greener, fairer, better world by 2030.

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