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Why Are We Shouting? with Jill Salzman

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Jill Salzman wants no part of the traditional business landscape. Also, she can't stop shouting, especially when it comes to biz advice. "Why Are We Shouting?" tackles the A’s to every mom entrepreneur’s Q’s when it comes to running a company and lets you in on the stories along the way. Jill ponders the big questions of our day: “How can I grow my business without losing my mind?” “Why can’t my kids stop whining when I’m on an important call?” "How long will it take before Stephen Colbert's team invites Jill to be a guest?" Jill’s an award-winning entrepreneur, author, global speaker, and gum junkie who’s been building businesses for over a decade. She currently runs The Founding Moms, the #1 platform for mom entrepreneurs to build better businesses. Over the years, she’s tried a million trillion quadrillion different things to grow her companies and wants to save you some time and a few headaches. Above all else, she’s certain of one thing: she never knows what she’s doing. If you feel like you don't know what you're doing either, let's shout about it.

Jill Salzman wants no part of the traditional business landscape. Also, she can't stop shouting, especially when it comes to biz advice. "Why Are We Shouting?" tackles the A’s to every mom entrepreneur’s Q’s when it comes to running a company and lets you in on the stories along the way. Jill ponders the big questions of our day: “How can I grow my business without losing my mind?” “Why can’t my kids stop whining when I’m on an important call?” "How long will it take before Stephen Colbert's team invites Jill to be a guest?" Jill’s an award-winning entrepreneur, author, global speaker, and gum junkie who’s been building businesses for over a decade. She currently runs The Founding Moms, the #1 platform for mom entrepreneurs to build better businesses. Over the years, she’s tried a million trillion quadrillion different things to grow her companies and wants to save you some time and a few headaches. Above all else, she’s certain of one thing: she never knows what she’s doing. If you feel like you don't know what you're doing either, let's shout about it.

Location:

United States

Description:

Jill Salzman wants no part of the traditional business landscape. Also, she can't stop shouting, especially when it comes to biz advice. "Why Are We Shouting?" tackles the A’s to every mom entrepreneur’s Q’s when it comes to running a company and lets you in on the stories along the way. Jill ponders the big questions of our day: “How can I grow my business without losing my mind?” “Why can’t my kids stop whining when I’m on an important call?” "How long will it take before Stephen Colbert's team invites Jill to be a guest?" Jill’s an award-winning entrepreneur, author, global speaker, and gum junkie who’s been building businesses for over a decade. She currently runs The Founding Moms, the #1 platform for mom entrepreneurs to build better businesses. Over the years, she’s tried a million trillion quadrillion different things to grow her companies and wants to save you some time and a few headaches. Above all else, she’s certain of one thing: she never knows what she’s doing. If you feel like you don't know what you're doing either, let's shout about it.

Twitter:

@foundingmom

Language:

English

Contact:

7088727878


Episodes

Instagram Torture

7/27/2021
What’s In This Episode: Have you ever gotten sucked in to a social media ad and made a purchase that sent you straight to Buyer’s RemorseLand? This one’s a tough story about Jill’s experience buying a piece of crap online. It’ll be hard to get through but she tells her story so that you don’t have to. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through defying expectations and breaking the rules, she succeeds in inspiring...

Duration:00:04:39

Christine’s Due Diligence Debacle

7/20/2021
What’s In This Episode: The last time you were presented with a partnership opportunity, did you ask the right questions before diving in? When we’re asked to do something promising, it’s rare that we ask the tough questions to make sure that it’s a fit for us. But it’s oh so important. Christine Rose knows it all too well. Her big blunder reveals how even the most experienced entrepreneurs can get carried away by their own optimism and forget to do their due diligence. Jill Salzman turns...

Duration:00:09:18

The Reactionary Role Model

7/13/2021
What’s In This Episode: Have you ever spoken up about something that sent you to regretsville? When we make bold statements or stand up for what we believe in during, say, an interview, there’s often a moment of shame or embarrassment that accompanies the giant leap we just took. This episode is about weathering that internal storm so that you can go boldly where no woman has gone before…and stop retracting the incredible things that you have to say. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into...

Duration:00:08:14

The Independent Contractor Fail

7/6/2021
What’s In This Episode: Have you ever tried to hire someone and it went horribly wrong? Bringing someone into your work world is always a rollercoaster ride full of excitement, anxiety, optimism…and a lot of baggage. This week, Jill talks about how she tried to hire someone recently and…surprise surprise, it didn’t work out. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through defying expectations and breaking the rules, she succeeds...

Duration:00:08:40

The Screen Situation

6/29/2021
What’s In This Episode: Do screens get in the way of spending time with your kids? There’s a lot of advice out there about when to pick up your phone and when to put it down. Screen time causes a lot of friction in many an entrepreneur’s homes. Can we change the conversation about these guilt-creating gadgets so that we can feel at ease around our children and get more work done? Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through...

Duration:00:08:06

Erin’s Writer’s Block

6/22/2021
What’s In This Episode: Know how to write good copy? Entrepreneurs that write marketing copy often second-guess every sentence that they construct. But what about folks that write for a living? Erin Pennings is a copywriting pro who proves that it's not just you. Her business blunder will help anyone who’s ever had to come up with copy to promote her business. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through defying expectations...

Duration:00:10:23

The Interview Problem

6/15/2021
What’s In This Episode: How are you telling your story? One of the best ways to get the word out about your business is to interview with media outlets of all kinds. When someone learns about you through their trusted source, they’ll be more inclined to check out your website or even buy what you sell. But a lot of entrepreneurs are doing it wrong. Jill wants to help you achieve greatness during your next media opportunity because your confidence will skyrocket, you’ll have social media...

Duration:00:09:11

The Fad Fable

6/8/2021
What’s In This Episode: Are you one of those people that’s good at predicting the next big business craze? Jill’s lived through plenty of fads – those products and people and exercise regimens and diet suggestions that have come and go. We know what they are once they’ve gone bust, but it’s hard to tell a hot trend from something sensational that’s here to stay. Can we ever learn how to predict these things so that we know where to pay attention while we’re building our businesses? Jill...

Duration:00:09:25

Minessa’s Money Matters

6/1/2021
What’s In This Episode: Are you working really, really hard to build your business – so hard that you don’t have time for much else? 9 out of 10 doctors agree: you’re gonna need to buckle up for Minessa Konecky’s big business blunder. If you’re an entrepreneur who finds herself constantly working towards more money, more vacation time, and that private jet that’ll fly you to your new home in the Cayman Islands, you’re gonna hear this story and wonder if you should rethink how you’re...

Duration:00:15:40

The Social Media Timesuck

5/25/2021
What’s In This Episode: Is social media overwhelming your day, every day? We already have so many tasks to do as small business owners that we can’t keep up with all of the demands that Facebook and Instagram and Twitter and Pinterest and YouTube and LinkedIn require of us. It can be too much. That’s why Jill will help you out with 3 easy to-do’s that you can focus on to get through the week feeling a-ok about your business’ social media presence. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into...

Duration:00:07:50

The Legal Argument

5/18/2021
#50 - What’s In This Episode: Let's get legal. Should you hire a lawyer to create a contract? What about whether to sign one? Is it better to just close your eyes, hold your breath, and sign everything? You’re invited to dip your toes into the scary legal waters that involve a lot of paperwork, some Latin, and a large pile of legal jargon that no one Jill’s ever met actually enjoys — all for the sake of figuring out if we really need to sign all the paperwork that flies back and forth in...

Duration:00:07:36

Corbett Barr’s Tech Detox

5/11/2021
What’s In This Episode: Ever think about doing a tech detox? You know that it’s good for you. You’ve heard about other people doing it. But you can’t find the time to step away from the technology thats’s at your fingertips 24/7 to take a mental health day, amirite? Corbett Barr, Fizzle founder and internet iconoclast, has gone a lot farther than you ever thought possible. Find out what he’s doing about the years of content he’s created online and how he’s taking control back from the...

Duration:00:12:07

The Fiverr Fiasco

5/4/2021
What’s In This Episode: Wanna become a YouTube sensation? Then don’t do it the way that Jill did. In Jill’s efforts to become an overnight Internet star and have one of her videos go viral, a turn of events made things go in a very different direction for her. Find out how she attempted to game the system and it ended up backfiring. Bigtime. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through defying expectations and breaking the...

Duration:00:08:24

Kim's Big Book Blunder

4/27/2021
What’s In This Episode: Are you happy with the name that you gave your business or did it turn out to be a rookie mistake? What about giving away the stuff you sell in an effort to entice new customers? We don’t always know exactly what we’re doing when we’re in the startup phase. Sure, we’re supposed to work it out before launch day, but it doesn’t always work that way. Kim Cook boldly goes where few entrepreneurs have gone before, admitting her rookie mistakes – particularly the one...

Duration:00:08:49

The Modeling Agency Misstep

4/20/2021
What’s In This Episode: If you have to make a choice between a fun job and a less fun resume builder, and the pay is the same for both options, which one would you choose? Find out what Jill did when she had to decide between two insanely different internships and how she recommends that you make up your mind when you’re faced with a tough decision. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable. Through defying expectations and breaking...

Duration:00:08:50

It Can Happen To The Best

4/13/2021
What’s In This Episode: Ever forget to check your work and make an unthinkable, unforgettable error? This week’s Big Business Blunder comes from Laura Best, founder of Passion Collective and marketing expert extraordinaire who overlooked one simple phone number. That ended up causing her some serious hotline havoc that led to a very important lesson we all need to remember: check your work. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and transforms the impossible into the achievable....

Duration:00:08:12

The Gender Reveal

4/6/2021
What’s In This Episode: Words matter. What we choose to say can impact people in a myriad of ways. Do you ever stop to consider that what you say to your business colleagues might be misconstrued? Jill learned this one the hard way. She discusses a popular phrase that we’ve all heard before, one that got her into big trouble for including it in her marketing materials. Find out what she did to remedy the situation and what you can do to avoid it, too. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into...

Duration:00:07:51

The Mentor Moment

3/30/2021
What’s In This Episode: Do you have a mentor in your life? Maybe it’s an advisor, a colleague, or a friend. If you do, you’re ahead of the curve. For most entrepreneurs, we have a hard time finding folks that can support us. That’s why Jill rehashes her experience working with a mentor. She never ever ever thought she’d be the person who’d have anything to say about mentors, and she wants you to know how she learned that mindful collaborations with supportive people are invaluable to...

Duration:00:09:46

The Justin Willman Cameo

3/23/2021
What’s In This Episode: What if you had the opportunity to receive a call from your favorite celebrity…and they told you exactly what you wanted to hear? There’s an app for that. It’s called Cameo, and Jill’s review of her experience on it details exactly what it takes for app creators to do things right. She also makes a magical connection with Netflix magician Justin Willman whose penchant for entertaining humans knows no bounds. Jill Salzman turns the mundane into inspiration and...

Duration:00:10:27

The Kid’s Take

3/16/2021
What’s In This Episode: There’s a very short person in Jill’s household who has a lot to say about how people should conduct business. Her name is Miss Roses and she wants to make sure that founders are doing the right things so that they can sell more stuff. She’s eleven years old. She notices things. Things that are seemingly obvious, incredibly simple, and that we forget all the time. Find out what she thinks you could be doing better as she talks you through her 6 Business Techniques...

Duration:00:11:14