Gillian Pereira: Progress Over Perfection

In this episode of Championship Leadership, we had an incredible conversation with Gillian Pereira, a Co-Founder and Lead Researcher of The Business Pickle, a Commercial Research company focusing on business realities and features global perspectives, business trends, and case studies that helps business leaders and teams take informed action. She will share her inspiring journey working in the non-profit sector in a major food rescue organization that provides her the opportunity to engage with different leaders in the business sector. She will also tell us the story behind the formation of their company and what pushes them to become a force for good. These and more!

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In This Episode:

[0:44] What does Championship Leadership mean to Gillian?

[2:17] Who is Gillian Pereira, and what brought her to where she is today?

[4:51] Leaders that have influenced her.

[7:24] Her vision, future plans, and the impact she wants to make.

[9:12] A turning point in her life.

[11:50] Episode takeaways.

Important Quotes:

“A championship leader to me is really one who is living for and working for something that’s bigger than just themselves.”

“There’s no limit to what can be accomplished if it doesn’t matter who gets the credit.”

“We really believe that business can be a powerful force for good in the world.”

“Is this something that you can do? Maybe it’s just a small change today. That means you’re doing better than you were yesterday.”

“Do not be scared to share these small wins with those around you.”

About The Guest:

After spending years managing corporate partnerships and doing research for national food rescue organisation Second Bite, Gillian Pereira wanted to help other businesses become a force for good. In July 2021, she co-founded The Business Pickle. Through research and reporting on shared experiences, the company offers a boutique advisory service, from one- off workshops to a creating a roadmap for change, for business leaders to balance profit with purpose.




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