About Julie Ankers
Julie is an entrepreneur and businesswoman with expertise in learning and organisational development, and a passion for helping women navigate their lives beyond 50. She has founded and developed a number of start-up companies, including a trainers and speakers bureau and a company with a focus on retaining mature age workers and building effective age-inclusive workforces. Julie has also served on various boards for the advancement of women in business.
Three years ago Julie decided to make a tree change to live in the Blue Mountains. She now divides her time between two x 2-hour radio programs, various board commitments, writing, theatre, cinema and a good glass of red.
Meet the Women of Feisty, Fabulous & 50+
These 21 feisty, fabulous, 50+ women are not celebrities or high fliers. These women are like you and I, navigating their ‘third age’ the best way they know how. Relying on instinct, experience and a certain amount of chutzpah they have overcome life-threatening illnesses, relationship issues, sexism, racism, ageism and other hurdles. They have manage to get on with life regardless of what life has thrown them – like so many women we know. To all of the women in this book, I salute you!