Run it Like a Girl

Episode 38: Run it like a girl with Jaime Yamanaka

April 29, 2019
Run it Like a Girl
Episode 38: Run it like a girl with Jaime Yamanaka
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Run it Like a Girl
Episode 38: Run it like a girl with Jaime Yamanaka
Apr 29, 2019
Jaime Yamanaka
Jaime loved her role at one of the world's top professional services firm, but she also new that she had become comfortable. Taking the skills she has honed Jaime decided to leave her organization and go out on her own.
Show Notes

Switching jobs can be a stressful ordeal at the best of times and even more so when you’re leaving a professional career, stability, good pay and benefits to step out on your own.  But that’s exactly what Jamie Yamanaka did. Leaving the stability behind to follow her passion. 

Growing up in the traditional martial arts, a style brought to Canada by her father Jamie excelled and represented Canada on the world stage, including a gold medal win at games held in Israel. 

On this episode of Run it Like a Girl, Jamie talks about leadership, and why a dictatorship-style doesn’t work. She has advice to those just starting out, encouraging others to step forward, ask questions and take advantage of leadership opportunities.