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GEB Podcast Ep 38: Leadership & Growth: Lessons from Shannon Wilburn

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In this episode, Shannon shares her story of co-founding the nation’s leading children’s and maternity consignment sales event, Just Between Friends. Her experiences navigating the challenges of entrepreneurship, scaling a business, and leading with purpose provide listeners with a wealth of knowledge and motivation.

Tune in as Stephen and Shannon discuss:

  • The origins and growth of Just Between Friends
  • Key strategies for overcoming business hurdles
  • The importance of mentorship and community in entrepreneurship
  • Tips for maintaining a healthy work-life balance
  • Insights on effective leadership and empowering teams

Whether you’re looking to start your own venture, seeking advice on growing your business, or simply wanting to be inspired by a remarkable entrepreneurial journey, this episode is a must-listen. Don’t miss out on Shannon Wilburn’s expert advice and uplifting story.

00:01:00 Open

00:02:55 The Origin Story

00:11:02 Where Did the Idea for Just Between Friends Come From?

00:18:25 Executive Coaching

00:23:15 Franchising is Hard, and so is Leadership

00:26:00 Another God Story

00:38:30 Leading as a Coach and Business Mentor

00:45:00 God is Your Source

00:46:15 Rapid Fire

00:49:42 How to Connect



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