April 23, 2024

Kim Tradewell


Julie Ciardi’s Insights on Human Design

Online Creator Podcast | Episode 072

Hey there entrepreneurs and CEO’s! Welcome to the Online Creator podcast. I’m your host, Kim Tradewell and my mission is to amplify voices, share wisdom and knowledge from innovators and leaders in this online space. My wish is for you to leave each episode with the right mix of clarity, community and inspiration to encourage growth and to find your confidence to open the door to endless possibilities in business and life.

Join us for a compelling podcast episode with Julie Ciardi, where she explores the transformative power of human design in empowering women entrepreneurs. Discover how understanding your unique energetic blueprint can unlock confidence, clarity, and conviction, propelling you towards personal and professional success. Tune in to learn how to align your life and business with your true potential!

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In a recent conversation on our podcast, Julie Ciardi, a former marketing executive turned visionary entrepreneur, shared her incredible journey and the groundbreaking approach she uses to empower women: human design. Julie’s story is not just inspiring—it’s a powerful blueprint for anyone seeking to align their career with their true self.

From Corporate Ladder to Entrepreneurial Freedom

Julie’s professional life began in the high-stakes world of corporate marketing at IBM, where she climbed the ranks to Vice President. Despite her success, Julie felt a disconnect between her career path and her personal aspirations. This realization sparked her transformation from a corporate leader to an entrepreneur focused on helping women find and follow their passions.

Discovering Human Design

The turning point came when Julie discovered human design, a system that combines ancient wisdom with modern science to reveal one’s energetic blueprint. Initially skeptical, Julie’s curiosity led her to explore this tool deeper, eventually making it the cornerstone of her coaching practice. Human design, she explains, offers a unique view into our personal strengths and vulnerabilities, guiding us toward our true potential.

The Power of Self-Recognition

Through her podcast discussion, Julie highlighted how human design has transformed her approach to helping clients. By understanding their unique designs, women can overcome the barriers that have held them back, from self-doubt to societal expectations. This clarity brings a newfound confidence and conviction that fuels action and change.

Application in Real Life

Julie shared compelling stories of how human design has helped her clients achieve remarkable personal and professional growth. For instance, by analyzing their body graph—a visual representation of one’s design—clients have been able to pinpoint their niche, refine their Beyond Business: A Tool for Personal and Business Growth.

Interestingly, Julie also discussed how human design has enriched her personal life, particularly in relationships and parenting. Understanding the designs of family members has brought her closer to them, allowing for a more compassionate and supportive dynamic.

Looking Forward

Julie is passionate about the potential of human design not just in business, but as a transformative tool for anyone looking to understand themselves better and make informed choices about their life and work. She envisions a future where more people, particularly women, use this tool to navigate their paths with confidence and purpose.

Join the Movement

For those intrigued by the possibilities of human design, Julie recommends starting with her podcast, where she breaks down the basics and shares insights into applying human design in everyday life. Her enthusiasm is infectious, and her mission is clear: to empower individuals to lead lives aligned with their true selves.

Julie Ciardi’s journey and her embrace of human design offer a compelling narrative about the power of personal transformation and the importance of aligning work with one’s inner truths. Her story is a testament to the possibilities that await when we dare to embrace who we truly are and pursue what we are meant to do.

As Julie continues to inspire and guide, her work serves as a beacon for all seeking to understand and utilize their innate potential to foster success and fulfillment in both their personal and professional lives.

This is a conversational-style podcast filled with genuine advice, actional tips and strategies to help you be seen and heard in your industry. Check out more episodes here Online Creator Podcast.

Enjoy the conversation!

Links mentioned in this episode:

  • Visit Julies Website: LINK
  • Say hello over on Instagram: LINK
  • Get access to the limited podcast series LINK
  • Check ou the personalized human design for business chart HERE


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