E18: Building a law firm with a purpose higher than profit - Sarah Bartholomeusz of YouLegal
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Sarah, known as the Goddess of Governance®, is the Founder of You Legal. With over 15 years' experience, she is passionate about protecting purpose-driven organisations to allow them to focus on what matters to them most, making their impact in the world.  

In this week's episode of The Leading Lawyer Project, Sarah and I talked about:

  • What it means to have a purpose higher than profit;
  • Sarah's motivations for starting a law firm;
  • Going from being let go from her lawyer job to building her own brand;
  • The ups and downs of entrepreneurship;
  • Personal branding for lawyers;
  • The traps of traditional lawyer thinking that holds lawyers back;
  • How lawyers can build channel partners and why Sarah runs her podcast 'Accountants on Purpose.'

You can find more about Sarah and YouLegal here


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