Jill Salzman on Being Authentically Powerfully… Yourself
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Jill Salzman is currently growing her third entrepreneurial venture, The Founding Moms, where she helps mom entrepreneurs build better businesses.
A graduate of Brown University and law school, she started a music management firm and then launched and sold a baby jewelry company before creating her current venture.
She’s the author of The Best Business Book In The World and the best-seller, Found It: A Field Guide for Mom Entrepreneurs. Jill is a co-host of Inc. Magazine’s top-rated entertaining business podcast, Breaking Down Your Business, gave her own TED talk on 11/11/11, was dubbed a “mommy mogul” by CNNMoney, a “ Cool Mom Entrepreneur We Love” by MSN Live, and she was recently named one of the Top 50 Women to Watch In Tech as well as a Top 100 Champion Small Business Influencer after Forbes’ named The Founding Moms one of the Top 10 Websites For Entrepreneurs.
She’s shared the speaker stage with Richard Branson, Sheryl Sandberg, Daymond John, Marilu Henner, and Desmond Tutu and she regularly appears on ABC7’s Windy City Live TV show.
In her spare time, Jill enjoys kloofing, baking, and erasing her daughters’ crayon artwork from the kitchen walls.
In this episode Jill and I discuss…
- How much simpler life becomes when you do the bold and daring
- How she’s running her third business spending as much time as she can NOT overdoing it and overachieving and making sure things are perfect
- Her book, The Best Business Book In The World* (*according to my mom)
- That you are not alone, that there is a community out there to support you (like The Founding Moms!) and that you should go find one.
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